Production Manager (M/F)

  • Company : MatchTech
  • Localisation : South Yorkshire, Sheffield - UK - East Midlands
  • Position : Production Manager
  • Type of Contract : Permanent contract
  • Date of publication : 2017-08-09

Job Description

Production Manager


I am looking for an individual who has a strong background in either production or operations, but is keen to get involved with NPI ( New Product Introduction). You must also be familiar with Machining in a CNC capacity or fabrication/welding.

The Company

My client is a leading international manufacturer of high-precision alloy components which are designed to operate in the most demanding of conditions.

With over 240 years of experience, this fast-growing group is constantly developing its broad range of products and processes to best serve the aerospace, industrial gas turbine, specialist automotive, petrochemical, construction, industrial and transportation markets.

Core areas of expertise include new product development, precision casting, forging, fabrication, machining and the production of superalloys and fasteners.

Job Purpose:

To organise and control human and capital resources in order to meet targets, maintain quality standards and maximise productivity. The role is instrumental in creating and sustaining a good working environment, and encouraging team working, flexibility and adherence to procedures.

Principle Accountabilities:

  • To control the financial output of the business unit in line with the expectation of sales and budget.
  • To utilise the MRP system to organise manpower and facilities to achieve departmental targets, including overtime and 100% On Time In Full delivery
  • To maximise productivity through achieving operational standard hours, booking operations, monitoring recoveries, investigating underperformance and taking corrective action, utilising the Site Productivity Calculator.
  • To communicate appropriately to ensure efficient multi-disciplines of team working and to ensure people are sufficiently informed.
  • To manage departmental performance against SQCDP and KPI targets, report progress regularly and implement recovery plans to address non-achievement of targets.
  • To ensure quality standards are met and fully support all problem-solving initiatives.
  • Hotspot
  • Quality Clinic
  • To conduct process and product audits to ensure compliance with applicable procedures, taking action to rectify areas of non-compliance.
  • Health & Safety Audits
  • Quality Audits
  • To continually seek to improve existing working practices and exceed targets and standards set.
  • To manage the skills and performance of direct reports through regular reviews, deployment of skills matrices, application of Company policies and procedures, and coaching and mentoring, using the training skills matrix quarterly reviews with sign off for employees and Health & Safety training reviews.
  • To ensure employees, visitors and contractors observe health and safety measures, including the wearing of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE).
  • To conduct health and safety audits, risk assessments and accident investigations promptly, taking action where appropriate to address any areas of concern.
  • To liaise with the Maintenance department to deliver preventative and planned maintenance schedules for all plant, equipment and facilities.
  • To behave in a way that is consistent with the organisation\'s competencies and the expectations for the role by:
  • Complying with organisational policies, procedures and working practices;
  • Attending and leading meetings as necessary for the delivery of organisational and personal objectives;
  • Working as part of a team and supporting colleagues;
  • Carrying out any other duties as deemed appropriate for the role.

If you\'re interested in the role please get in contact with me ASAP, or If you know of anyone that would be interested in the role then please feel free to make them aware.

Matchtech acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and employment business for the supply of temporary workers and is part of Gattaca Plc.

Gattaca Plc provides support services to Matchtech and may assist with processing your application.

Required profile

Solid Operations, CNC machining background, NPI Interest, Fabrication or welding experience
  • Start date : ASAP
  • Term :
  • Experience Required : 2 to 4 years
  • Salary :
  • References : EMP395104_1502294257
  • Activity area : Aerospace Engineering

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