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Production Manager

Location: Multimatic Niche Volume Assembly, Thetford, Norfolk, United Kingdom

Posted: July 8th, 2021

Production Manager

Position Overview:

Multimatic is a global automotive supply company providing hardware and engineering services to OEMs around the world. 

Multimatic Niche Volume Assembly is looking for a Production Manager to increase company profitability by providing quality products to customers, meeting production requirements and maintaining a safe workplace.

Facility Address:

Unit 1
Wyatt Way
Thetford, Norfolk
IP24 1HB
England                                                                                                                               

Key Responsibilities:

  • Co-ordinate and track product builds to ensure timely delivery to customer.
  • Evaluate production capabilities.
  • Conducts daily morning team meeting to communicate requirements to production staff
  • Review drawings and tooling requirements for component manufacture and ensure adequate tooling is available at all times.
  • Co-ordinate production and non-production stock liaising with purchasing to ensure enough stock for continuous building of product.
  • Update MSDS sheets.
  • Deal with quality and safety issues on assembly lines.
  • Participate in process sign off & PPAP.
  • Order new equipment for plant use.
  • Co-ordinate delivery and installation of new equipment, ensuring H&S Risk Assessments are carried out before purchase and after delivery.
  • Approve tooling/assembly.
  • Schedule machines for plant use.
  • Review, Implement and maintain preventative maintenance program.
  • Delivery performance monitoring.
  • Review Process Engineering Production and Maintenance budgets.
  • Review manpower requirements.
  • Responsible for plant housekeeping.
  • Review customer quality concerns and resolutions in conjunction with QA Manager.
  • Liaise with Program Management to provide feedback on product design and production feasibility issues.
  • Prepare delivery-rating summary for management review.
  • Receive releases and forward to the appropriate department.
  • Completion of an appropriate blend of education and/or experience equalling a minimum of five years

Basic Requirements:

  • Familiar with W.H.I.M.S./COSHH, QS9000, accident prevention, work place inspection and measuring equipment.
  • Capable of organising and managing priorities, business equipment and problem solving techniques.
  • Ability to interact with all levels of employees in a multicultural organisation and provide direction and leadership.
  • Must possess good social and interpersonal communication skills.
  • Familiar with an MRP system in an automotive manufacturing environment.
  • Have a good working knowledge of Microsoft Excel and other Microsoft business products
  • Must have understanding of manufacturing and logistics processes.
  • Ability to read, write and speak English.

If you are interested in this position, apply by sending us your cover letter and resume.
We thank all interested candidates in advance; however, only individuals selected for interviews will be contacted.
As part of our commitment to ensuring our employment practices are fair, accessible, and inclusive of persons with disabilities, recruitment-related accommodations for disabilities, are available upon request throughout the recruitment and assessment process for applicants with disabilities.
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