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Vacancy Details

Assembly Manager - REF No. EB5114

Industry Sector: Engineering - Manufacturing
Location: Dudley

Salary: from £30000 to £35000 per Annum

FRS Office: Birmingham (East)
Consultant: Paul Lewis

Job Summary

Due to our clients continued growth, they are now looking for an Assembly Manager to join their team. This Assembly Manager must be a highly skilled individual and hold strong experience within a management role. This Assembly Manager shall be based at the company's location in Dudley and is a leading UK manufacturer. As a British, family owned and managed business, this client values our dedicated and loyal workforce and invest heavily in the very latest technologies.

Detailed Job Description

EB5114: Assembly Manager

Salary: £30,000 to £35,000

Location: Dudley, West Midlands

Position: Permanent

Benefits: 33 days holiday, pension, discretionary bonus scheme, social events, discounted benefits schemes

Due to our clients continued growth, they are now looking for an Assembly Manager to join their team. This Assembly Manager must be a highly skilled individual and hold strong experience within a management role.

This Assembly Manager shall be based at the company's location in Dudley and is a leading UK manufacturer. As a British, family owned and managed business, this client values our dedicated and loyal workforce and invest heavily in the very latest technologies.

Applications from suitably experienced ex-military personnel are strongly encouraged

Main Duties and Responsibilities:

* To control the day to day assembly functions making sure all customer requirements are satisfied.
* Resourcing as required
* To achieve set KPI's (OTIF, Overdue, Overtime Hours, Cost)
* Labour Rotation
* Implement Good Housekeeping throughout assembly cells.
* Cell improvements including automation.
* Be part of continuous improvement team
* To assist cell leaders with any training needs.
* Other duties as may be necessary to fulfil the responsibilities of this position.

Key Skills and Candidate Requirements:

* 5 years' experience in an automotive environment would be beneficial
* Previous Management experience
* Foundry / Technical Background
* Will be an experienced 3D & 2D Design Engineer.
* Involvement in day to day running (hands on)
* Management of team circa 80 - 1 supervisor / 3 cell leaders/ 3-line feeders and operatives

* Training & Development
* Disciplinary

* OneTeam ethos - departmental working
* Excellent communication - written and verbal
* Able to prioritise
* Improvement ideas/ ways of working
* Ability to write reports and present findings to wider team and directors as required
* Understanding/experience of kanban - One-piece flow (no WIP)

Interested applicants will be expected to complete and return by email a simple application form to which CVs must be pasted.


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*CVs MUST be named in the format "YOUR NAME - CV.doc" and be in either Microsoft Word (.doc or .docx), Rich Text (.rft) or Plain Text (.txt) formats. PDF files are not accepted. Submitted files should also be less than 1MB in size.

 

CVs submitted NOT in the format above may not be received or processed correctly.



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