Assistant Production Manager

30000.00 - 35000.00 GBP Annual
16 Jun 2021
14 Jul 2021
Contract Type
Full Time
Elevation Recruitment Group are proud to announce their collaboration with a highly successful Barnsley based manufacturer to recruit an Assistant Production Manager to shadow the current Production Manager with a view of taking the step up to the Production Manager within the short to medium term.

Our client is a customer focused, high volume manufacturer with a reputation for quality and on time delivery within an ever growing building product market. Reporting to the Production Manager, the Assistant Production Manager will manage their department dealing with all the day to day tasks

Duties and responsibilities include:

* Manage Health and Safety as per the Company Policy
* Plan your skills and manning to meet the required throughput for the day and the week
* Oversee production to ensure service level agreements and quality standards are achieved
* Ensure all staff in your control are working to correct quality standards, regularly walking your area to assess that all standards are being met, giving feedback to the team
* Carry out daily Gemba walks; ensure all cleanliness standards (5S) are within the agreed standards
* Ensure that the agreed visual management standards are adhered to at all times
* Drive Continuous Improvement within your area; run Kaizen workshops for improvement; ensure that all improvement activities are monitored, measured and achieve improvement required

The successful candidate will have the following skills and experience:

* Strong people manager but also having the ability to understand and interpret data
* IOSH or NEBOSH qualification is highly desirable
* Proven shift management experience in a high-volume manufacturing environment
* Successful experience in the tools of CI including 5s and Kaizen with a strong understanding of OEE
* An ability to motivate and influence others

This is a great opportunity to join a business who are seeing daily increases in orders

For more details please apply with your latest CV. We aim to give you feedback within 72 hours. Please note due to volume we are not able to speak to everyone who applies