Production Manager

£28000 - £30000 per annum
14 Nov 2012
12 Dec 2012
Rodney Callaghan
Full Time

Production Management

  • Provide direct supervision of factory operatives covering Machine shop, Assembly, Warehouse and Powder Coating Plant (16 direct reports)
  • Liaise with the planning department to develop and implement the weekly production schedule utilizing the existing Kanban/MRP systems
  • Monitor materials supply chain to ensure sufficient stocks are maintained using established fulfillment methods whilst liaising with the planning department
  • Monitor and control overtime working, attendance and holidays
  • Control of general costs to ensure they are kept within budget
  • Work in conjunction with Manufacturing Support Services to develop and implement Lean Manufacturing principles and methodology
  • Work in conjunction with the Engineering Department to ensure NPD&I projects are implemented to production effectively
  • Responsible for the day to day maintenance of the facility
  • Communicate production, quality issues, new processes and topics using monthly toolbox talks to shop floor operatives
  • Maintain in-house training plans for shop floor operatives
  • Building security (opening and locking up) as appropriate when required

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