VALUE STREAM MANAGER / PRODUCTION MANAGER

Recruiter
Visper Technical
Location
High Peak
Salary
+ BENEFITS + BONUS
Posted
27 Sep 2016
Closes
27 Oct 2016
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
My client currently has an opportunity for an experienced VALUE STREAM MANAGER / PRODUCTION MANAGER to join the team at their manufacturing plant in High Peak, Derbyshire. This role is to support all aspects of the Value Stream function. THE ROLE: Chair Weekly VS / SQDC Improvement meetings Ensure all relevant parties attend VS / SQDC Improvement meeting Conduct and Audit STOP Observations and Risk Assessments feeding back to the monthly local EHS Audit problem solving activities ensuring in line with priorities Review escalation procedure - does it provide effective support Ensure Kaizen events are effective Ensure labour flex in line with demand & between Value Streams Coach & mentor TL's to support ongoing development Agree development plans in line with succession planning Ensure Maintenance improvement plan are implemented Conduct weekly FMOS Audit ensure completion of actions Carry out one team brief per month and co-ordinate weekly VS Support Team meeting Conduct weekly 5S audits supporting corrective actions Conduct disciplinary & grievance meetings Resolve escalated labour related issues as appropriate Attend weekly Material Balance meeting and review improvement activities for VS Support, analyse and recommend specific NPI improvements. QUALIFICATIONS & EXPERIENCE: Educated to Degree level in Engineering Manufacturing leadership experience within the automotive industry. Experience of lean manufacturing techniques, financial awareness, budgets, managing and motivating a team with technical process and product knowledge is essential. Strong analytical and decision making skills and excellent communication skills are essential. You must have competent computer skills with the ability to maintain accurate records, work with IT systems. This job was originally posted as www.totaljobs.com/job/66722829