• Full Time
  • Anywhere

Following sustained growth and investment, we are now looking to recruit a hands-on, forward-thinking and accomplished Production Manager to manage the Round Timber mill and associated functions. This role will suit someone with strong man-management skills and conversant with reporting on key measurement data overseeing the day-to-day activities and maximising plant efficiency.

Roles & Responsibilities:

·         Day to Day Management and Safe Operation of the Round Timber Manufacturing Plant.

·         Driving throughput measures and ensuring all reporting is completed in an accurate and timely manner.

·         Ensuring all SSOW are followed.

·         Ensuring all mandatory PPE is worn.

·         Ensure key inbound raw timber checks are completed.

·         Oversee weekly inventory counts are completed on Raw Timber.

·         Ensuring all mandatory daily machine inspections are completed.

·         Supervision of sub-contractors not covered by Maintenance.

·         Support Maintenance to aid delivery of key PPM schedules.

·         Support and coach the Manufacturing Team in delivering the required daily work tasks to achieve maximised equipment uptime and productivity.

·         Ensure all support processes including Production Dashboard, Production Planning, Daily Performance Documentation, Quality Control, Raw Material and Purchase Order management are maintained and delivered to the required standards.

·         Working with the site Compliance Officer to ensure all Health and Safety documentation is completed in line with policy and legislation.

·         Working with the Operations Manager and Compliance Officer in ensuring all Health and Safety audit actions are prioritised and completed.

·         Report as required any Health and Safety issues through the appropriate communication channels.

·         Ensure all areas of responsibility are maintained to the highest 5S standards.

·         Actively participate in and support process improvement initiatives including Manufacturing, Quality, ISO, Operator Development, Health and Safety and Operational Management.

·         Carry out as required Tool Box talks.

·         Manage all disciplinary and performance personnel scenarios within the mill environment.

·         Assist the Operations Manager in maintaining all mandatory training qualifications relating to the specific job role

·         Attend as required training courses identified to enhance own job role.

Skills/Qualifications & Attributes:

·         Experience in SAGE 1000 or similar packages.

·         Strong man-manager and leadership skills.

·         Competent use of all Microsoft Office programs.

·         Compile, analyse and communicate data confidently.

·         Able to lead manage and develop a team.

·         A proactive, self-motivated individual with meticulous attention to detail.

·         Can demonstrate previous examples of key roles and responsibilities.

·         Comfortable communicating at all levels.

·         Thrives on working at pace in a busy environment handling multiple priorities.

·         Able to plan, prioritise and deliver to target timelines.

·         Experience of stock control and perpetual inventory counting.

For further information contact Karen:@redwoodsearch.co.uk


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