Manufacturing Manager

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Recruiter
Marketplace Technical
Location
Bedford
Salary
Competitive
Posted
11 Nov 2020
Closes
05 Dec 2020
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

International Manufacturer based in Bedfordshire seeks an experienced Manufacturing Manager.

About the role:

  • Continuous improvement
  • Deliver manufactured goods to customer specification and required delivery date.
  • Team management (including annual appraisals, absence management, incident investigation)
  • Develop the skills and flexibility of the team through training and mentoring 'on the job' training.
  • Establish a skills matrix, assess staff, and develop training plans. Improve and support process change to deliver improved lead time and cost reduction.
  • Improve and develop plant capability, capacity and flexibility to support the business strategy.
  • Establish appropriate performance KPIs, measure and report on KPIs regularly.
  • Manage the day to day production process.
  • Maintaining stock of key product lines.
  • Managing workflow through the factory to meet the planned schedule and delivery dates.
  • Machine programming and calibration.
  • Authority to purchase according to the Purchasing Policy.
  • Management of overtime budget to maximize efficiency and maintain cost control.
  • Reporting on key metrics and departmental objectives.
  • Weekly Operations management team meetings.
  • Presentations and updates to meetings and project teams.

Skills and experience:

  • Engineering Degree preferred, or BTEC/City & Guilds qualification.
  • Production processes.
  • AutoCAD, Inventor.
  • An understanding and knowledge of Health and Safety procedures and key current legislation.
  • Lean manufacturing.
  • Quality Assurance.
  • Technically strong with knowledge and practical workshop skills.
  • Customer focused.
  • Good analytical skills, problem solver.
  • Energetic, executes tasks to completion...... click apply for full job details