A leading multi-billion pound global supplier of automotive components require a Shift Manager to be based within their Assembly team, to lead and develop operational teams within a busy manufacturing Tier One environment. Working on a 3 shift system you will be leading teams and will have worked within a JIT or sequence environment previously.
Salary: £ 38,000 - £ 42,000 p.a. inclusive of 3 shift pattern allowance + pension, life assurance and company benefits
The Shift Manager will assume responsibility for Operational activities across the Assembly division. Co-ordinating people, product and equipment to ensure a safe, consistent, profitable and smooth running of shift. This will be achieved by thorough understanding and awareness of the operation, excellent people skills, quick and decisive decision making, and visibility on the shop floor through careful planning and organising.
The successful Shift Manager will ideally have a recognised qualification in Manufacturing Engineering or similar, coupled with significant experience in leading and developing Operational teams from within a busy, high volume Automotive Tier One environment. The need of past exposure to JIT (Just in Time) and / or Sequenced supply will be essential. Quality driven and proactive in continuous improvement, you will possess excellent communication skills across all levels.
To apply for the Shift Manager position please forward an up to date copy of your CV to Matt Faulkner or call 07971 635475.