Works / Production Manager

Masstemps Ltd
From £33,000 to £36,000 per annum
29 Sep 2016
28 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Works Manager - Permanent - £33,000 to £36,000 Per Annum - Full Time - Wolverhampton My client is looking for a Works Manager to join their team. - Must have demonstrable abilities involved with the planning, coordination and control of manufacturing processes. - Must be able to ensure that goods are produced efficiently in correct quantities at the right cost and level of quality. Knowledge and experience of ERP and MRP is required - Be able to read Engineering drawings both General Arrangements and detailed. - Have knowledge in the safe use of hand tools including electrical tools and equipment. - Would be advantageous if you are familiar with plastic fabrication - Plan, co-ordinate and execute site installation/construction services for all areas of the business - Liaison with managers, customers & suppliers - Prepare and submit lists for parts/components required as necessary - Carry out inspection of parts/components and services as required - Complete and submit all necessary shop/installation documentation as required - Complete all necessary QC documentation as required – committed to TQM - Overseeing the production process, drawing up a production schedule and monitoring 'planned' activities against 'actual' - Determining the human and material resources needed to achieve targets - Being responsible for the selection and maintenance of equipment - this will include routine and PPM - Monitoring product standards and implementing quality-control programmes - Ensuring that health and safety guidelines are followed and adhered to - Supervising and motivating a team of workers of varying capabilities and skill sets - Monitoring and reviewing worker performance with regular meetings and appraisals - Monitoring and identifying training needs - Maintaining and implementing 5S and Lean Manufacturing techniques - Developing new concepts and identifying equipment requirements for increased and/or improved business performance - Valid certificates such as CSCS, CCNSG/ECITB (Safety Passport), FLT, Confined Space, Working at Heights, Manual Handling/Lifting, MEWP (IPAF), Telehandler (CPCS), Abrasive Wheel, Asbestos Awareness, Mobile Scaffold (PASMA) would be advantageous Other Qualities which are essential Ability to think on your feet and act decisively Ability to grasp concepts easily and have good analytical skills Ability to communicate clearly and persuasively Good organisational and time management skills Ability to work under pressure and to strict deadlines Ability to motivate others Self-confidence Ability to work in a logical, systematic manner Display good judgement and common sense This job was originally posted as