Fabrication Manager

Location UK / Antrim Town Area

Job Type Permanent full-time

Salary Not disclosed

Updated 1 week ago

Reference 1421941

 Job Description

Mivan is a dynamic and progressive specialist joinery and interior fit-out contractor which has built a reputation for excellence and innovation and has an international track record of achievement.


The successful candidate will plan coordinate and control metal manufacturing processes within our multi-metal fabrication department. The main responsibilities will include:

  • Overall responsibility for all operations within the Metal Fabrication Department ensuring goods are produced to meet expectations in terms of quality, programme and cost.
  • Interpret workshop/design drawings and job sheets, complete production schedules and allocate works making best use of inhouse facilities and external cutting and machining services to ensure completion dates are met.
  • Manage reporting employees and monitor performance.  Ensure personnel are adequately trained and understand targets and that they are working to consistent standards, meeting delivery dates and quality expectations.
  • Ensure that a high standard of safety and housekeeping is maintained and that all relevant environmental and health & safety regulations and procedures are adhered to.
  • Effective liaison, as required, with Design, the Project Team. suppliers and subcontractors to ensure that potential problems are resolved efficiently and the manufacture process is not impeded.
  • Provide evaluation, reports and commentary of progress to the Senior Management Team as requested.
  • Determine and monitor the overall resource capacity (personnel, material and equipment) for the Metal Fabrication Department and set priorities to maintain production expectations and costs.
  • Develop long term & short term plans for improving quality, increasing production capacity & decreasing costs.
  • Provide necessary technical assistance in tendering for jobs.
  • Assist Senior Management to maintain harmonious employee relations, motivate employees, implement improvement strategies and reinforce Company practices and processes

 

Candidates should have:

  • Extensive experience in general metalwork, fabrication and welding of mild steel, aluminium, brass and stainless steel.
  • Experience using press brake, guillotine and general fabrication machinery.
  • Management experience in a production environment.
  • A strong approach to quality and health & safety and ensuring that standards and procedures are adhered to.
  • The ability to interpret and read workshop/design drawings and set up work pieces and tools.
  • Sound commercial acumen and cost awareness with the ability to add value and optimise profits.
  • The ability to plan ahead, organise workload, work under pressure and meet deadlines
  • Strong communication and leadership skills with the ability to motivate others
  • Results oriented with the ability to dive change and continuous improvement.
  • The ability to build a positive culture which promotes cooperation, accountability, openness, challenge and continual improvement.
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To apply for this position please click the ‘APPLY’ button and either upload your CV or use the Company’s application form. Alternatively, you can contact us on 028 9448 1000 or e-mail.

 

Closing date for receipt of completed applications is Wednesday 26 June 2019.

 

Mivan is an Equal Opportunities Employer