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Advertiser: Websense Recruit Ltd

Job Title: Production Operations Manager
Rate:£ Per Year    Benefits: úCompetitive + Benefits
Description: Production Operations Manager, Clipstone near Mansfield, Nottinghamshire

The Company manufacture high quality bespoke commercial vehicle bodies for the plant hire and construction industry. They also provide repair and refurbishing services and after-market component sales.

Founded in 1993, they pride themselves on their excellent customer service from the initial design through to the quality of their engineering.

The Role:

To control all production activities of the site to ensure customer requirements are met. To constantly seek to improve Company performance in all areas of responsibility.


* Contribute to the senior management team development of strategy & policy for future growth.
* Control of all manufacturing, scheduling and planning functions within the factory.
* Ensure that production output is achieved to meet monthly and annual budgetary targets.
* Ensure that customer delivery schedules are met maintaining on time delivery and total customer satisfaction.
* Monitor and control production costs.
* Control & reduce Wip stock to the lowest possible level.
* Recruitment, deployment, discipline and terms of conditions of all employees within the Production Department in accordance with Company policy and procedure.
* Develop a cohesive team of operating staff excelling in high customer service performance levels.
* Develop the full use of staff resources (through formal Performance Appraisal as appropriate) setting realistic performance targets and reviewing achievements against targets.
* Set targets for output, quality, on-time delivery & efficiency for the manufacturing team on a group & individual level.
* Display key measurable for all targets & action plans for improvements.
* Liaise with all functions to develop smooth services to all customers. Improve service levels by streamlining the workflows & concentrating on the value added activities.
* Arrange & attend regular or ad hoc meetings with appropriate personnel from mother functions to ensure production requirements can be met.
* Monitor & control the Health & Safety requirements of the production area in accordance with Company policy & procedure.

The Ideal Candidate:

* Minimum of HNC in Engineering discipline preferred, substantial experience & knowledge of engineering production methods is essential.
* Practical experience of at least one of the following disciplines; sheet metalwork, machining, fitting & assembly, welding & metal treatments, hydraulics.
* Commercial & business acumen with experience of man management & the ability to motivate & empower the workforce.
* Relevant production management experience in an industrial environment.

Salary: úCompetitive + Benefits

To Apply: Please press the ‘Apply’ button

*Due to the amount of applications received, only those who our client wishes to progress will be contacted. If you have not received correspondence within 21 days then please assume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. Thank you for reading this advertisement.

This role may be of interest to the following: Production Manager, Operations Manager, Manufacturing Manager, Works Manager, Engineering Manager, Engineering Supervisor, Production Supervisor, Production Team Leader, Engineering Manager, Mansfield, Nottingham, Chesterfield, Newark, Manufacturer
Skills Required: Production Operations Manager
Job Type: Permanent
Start Date:     Duration:
Contact: Websense Recruit Ltd Contact E-mail: Click
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Reference: ProdMgr Added: 11-10-2017
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