Shift Manager, Walsall

Job Summary

Reference: 025417631
Job Type: Permanent
Location: Walsall
Salary: up to 37000 + Shift Allowance
Date Posted: 10/04/2016

Job Description

A successful and growing international manufacturer of complex automotive components and assemblies is seeking an accomplished Shift Manager to drive productivity at their hugely successful plant in the West Midlands.

Position: Shift Manager

Location: Walsall

Salary: up to 37000 + Shift Allowance

Shifts: 6-2, 2-10, 10-6 Rotating.

Reporting into the Production Manager the Shift Manager will be responsible for:

" Driving performance and KPI delivery in a JIT, high volume manufacturing environment, Achieving consistent OTIF delivery, utilising the correct resources and adhering to a strict production plan across all shifts.

" Work to a consistently high quality standard, ensuring 100% RFT across multiple production lines.

" All staff training and development- monitoring and improving KPI performance through dedicated individual and team coaching

" Drive forward Continuous Improvement activity- utilising Lean tools and techniques to improve plant processes and drive long term strategic growth.

As the Shift Manager you will have experience of driving performance in a high pressure manufacturing environment as well as the following:

" Have proven leadership in a Tier One or Tier Two Automotive environment or in a similar fast paced chemical/plastics facility.

" Degree level candidates and ILM candidates would be desirable

" Possess a Strong understanding of Production Planning.

" Proven experience as a Production Manager, Shift Manager, Production Shift Manager or Operations Manager in a similar environment.

If this opportunity sounds like a good fit to your skills, experience and career ambitions, apply on-line with your CV here.

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