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Production Manager

Mego is proud to be recruiting for a world class, market leading manufacturer based in Plymouth.

Due to a rapidly growing order book our client needs to recruit a production manager.

You will have experience within a precision manufacturing environment and be trained to ILM Level 5.

You will be tasked with improving and sustaining continuous improvement initiatives in line with the 5's standard and maintain the disciplines and adherence to within the areas of responsibility.

Responsibilities (Not limited to)-

  • Plan resources to achieve production targets and the production plan.

  • Ensure production targets and the production plan are clear and communicated to team leaders daily.

  • Ensure the area is run in accordance with the Company safety, health and environmental standards, quality standards and all associated procedures.

  • Ensure the application of lean manufacturing techniques within the designated area of responsibility utilising cross functional support to optimise manufacturing capabilities.

  • Ensure the team leaders comply with regular maintenance routines.

  • Identify variances to production targets, for example: quality issues, breakdowns, people performance.

    Take any appropriate remedial action necessary and report to the Senior Manager of Manufacturing.

The successful applicant will be expected to -

  • Have a professional background in operational management that will include but not limited to management of large teams inclusive of supervisors.

  • Possess leadership professional qualifications with a demonstrative background in people and performance development/management.

  • Have demonstrative experience of Lean Manufacturing principles and evidence of successful implementation.

  • Travel - possibly oversees, this maybe to visit suppliers, customers, attend training and or exhibitions but not to be limited to.

Please apply through this website by uploading and submitting your CV now.