• On time' dispatch of manufactured parts, services and assemblies in accordance with internal policies and procedures.
  • Contributing in daily communications with Planning and Procurement to discuss any stock and/or planning issues to ensure on time deliveries.
  • Developing and implementing production procedures and policies.
  • Supporting the production operatives in achieving the daily production plan and communicating any delays to the relevant departments.
  • Delegating manufacturing tasks so that the team can meet production deadlines.
  • Establishing priorities to ensure the manufacturing team works most efficiently.
  • HNC / HND / Degree level education or equivalent experience.
  • Manufacturing / Production industry experience.
  • Managerial and leadership experience.
  • A broad knowledge and experience of production planning processes.
  • Proven ability to work within agreed budgets and timescales.
  • Experience and ability to read and understand technical drawings, Process Instructions, Manufacturing Instructions and Generics.
  • Process costing and new process implementation skills, as well as lean manufacturing.
  • A proven track record of cost savings and productivity improvements.
  • Highly analytical with the ability to confidently understand and use MRP systems.