The position for Production Leader in Swindon is no longer available
Oversee the day to day operation of the Production Plant Facility and all associated Sub Assembly Processes .
Recruitment of key personnel, including Technical leaders.
Support Start up goals and objectives for Production and set action plans to achieve them.
Lead dedicated teams to ensure effective implementation of equipment, manpower, training and quality.
Assist in meeting Key Performance Indicators (KPI) for the Production Business Plan and TQM Monthly reporting
Establish a stable and sustaining organization in Production.
Set selection criteria, plan and recruit Associate Manpower to meet future mass production requirements
Effective liaison with support departments and external organisations to ensure business plan KPIs are achieved
Support Mass Production KPIs for Efficiency, OEE, Manpower, Quality, RFT, 5S. and implement plans to achieve stable threshold .
Maintain positive working atmosphere
o Management of associates including Discipline, attendance, and enforcement of company policies.
o Ensure effective Associate development and involvement
Provide leadership to dedicated teams to ensure improvements are implemented and sustained.
Health & Safety
Previous Managerial experience at Supervisor or Technical Leader Level.
Good communication and man management skills.
Proven record of achieving through people and systems.
Previous experience in a shift organisation
Automotive / Manufacturing Experience, although the ability to lead and develop Associates is the essential factor.
Previous experience of setting and monitoring of goals and performance.
Experience of working autonomously and through teams.
The desire to develop an organization from concept through to maturity in a short space of time.
Experience in Seat Assembly or weld environment especially with MIG Automated robots.