Location: Multimatic Niche Volume Assembly, Thetford, Norfolk, United Kingdom
Posted: September 5th, 2022
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.
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.
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
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.