The Production Leader will take full operational ownership of a manufacturing cell and ensure operational output, OTD, Quality and cost targets are met whilst also implementing a lean manufacturing and continuous improvement culture.
My client is a market leading design and manufacturing aerospace business in South London.
The Production Leader will have the following responsibilities:
Manufacture and deliver product as per agreed production plan to ensure company targets are met.
Set and measure daily/weekly output targets for the team.
Lead daily cell meetings to highlight and resolve any issues within area of responsibility including Delivery, EHS, Quality or Staff related topics.
Develop and enable team to meet company goals and customer requirements.
Actively align cell capacity and capability with customer requirements; assess skills/capacity and implement cross training or recruitment programmes.
Work closely with supporting functions to ensure cell team is able to meet operational targets and continuous improvements.
Lead/train/mentor team in Lean manufacturing techniques.Profile
Supervisory knowledge as a Production Leader / Manager in a complex, low/medium batch production cell.
Able to implement and driving through change in a lean environment including 5S, Gemba walks, EHS ownership.
Knowledge of precision and complex assembly.
Knowledge of problem solving tools, 8D, Fish bone diagrams, Poke YokeJob Offer
£35,000 - £40,000 + benefits