Location UK / Down
Job Type Permanent full-time
Salary Not disclosed
Updated 4 days ago
Excellent opportunity for a Manufacturing Leader based in Kilkeel
Manufacturing Leader Role Profile
RESPONSIBLE TO: Business Unit Manager
HOURS: 39 hours per week Monday to Thursday 8.00am – 5.00pm and 8.00am – 1.00pm Friday. The post holder may be required at times to work outside his/her normal working hours for the effective performance of the duties of the post.
2 Moor Road, Kilkeel, Co Down, BT34 4NG
The successful candidate will provide leadership to a production / logistics team within a lean manufacturing environment where performance is measured against key performance metrics including safety, quality, on-time delivery and continuous improvement.
Speak clearly, fluently and in a compelling manner to both individuals and groups. Possess the ability to have one’s message understood clearly by adopting a range of styles, tools and techniques, appropriate to the audience and the nature of the information.
Able to think in order to establish an efficient and appropriate course of action for self and others. Prioritise and plan activities taking into account all the relevant issues and factors such as deadlines, staffing and resource requirements. Set up and monitor timescales and plans.
Details Conscious/Quality Focused
Demonstrate focus on the finer/specific details of own work and the work of others.
Improvement Focus/Problem Solving
Pursue ongoing improvement in company processes, identifying and implementing improvements where possible. Motivate others within the team/company to focus on improvements.
Demonstrate a readiness and ability to take the initiative, originate action and be responsible for the consequences of the decisions made.
Eager to take the necessary steps to ensure that operational targets are met, sustained and improved upon.
Hold or be working towards a Third level qualification in Engineering, Technology or Business discipline with 3 years’ experience in a supervisory role within a fast paced manufacturing environment.
Currently working towards or have successfully completed a Management Development Program (e.g. Internal Step Up Programme, Internal Trainee Program or a similar program with an ILM Level 5 Management qualification) with 1 years’ experience in a supervisory role.
Please note the closing date for receipt of online applications is Thursday 11th April 2019 at midday.