Production Manager Job In Welshpool

Production Manager

  • £35000 - £40000 per annum
  • Posted: 27/02/2018
  • Welshpool
  • Job Ref: 051105665
  • Permanent

Job Details

Production Manager Welshpool upto 40, 000 A well-established Welshpool based manufacturing business require a Production Manager to organise the scheduling of Company production activities in order to maximise manufacturing capacity and efficiency. This is a great opportunity to join a growing and expanding business in a job that will offer variety and professional fulfilment. Candidates must have a skill set in continuous improvement with Kaizen and Lean techniques.The ideal candidate would come from the Automotive industry. The Production Manager will be responsible for: - Managing the production planning systems and create schedules - Work with purchasing department to ensure availability of raw materials for manufacturing taking into consideration lead times and capacity planning - Liaise with the senior production team to ensure production is running according to schedule - Work with the materials team to ensure that MRP is kept up to date - Active involvement in examining existing methods for scheduling and assisting with ERP system processes and improvements - Assist in efficiency projects to improve manufacturing visibility and monitor production output SKILL SET - Experience of planning in a manufacturing environment, producing daily/weekly schedules. - Experience of collating data to present manufacturing KPI's (capacity utilisation, planned vs actual output). - Previous involvement in introducing new planning and scheduling methodologies within ERP systems. Strong numeracy & IT skills (especially Excel) and excellent attention to detail