Production Manager - Aerospace Manufacturing

Gerard Peters Ltd
50000.00 GBP Annual + GBP50000 per annum + Excellent benefits
25 Aug 2017
21 Sep 2017
Contract Type

Job Title: Production Manager - Aerospace Manufacturing

Location: Loughborough

Salary: up to GBP50K per annum + Excellent Benefits

Ref: BBBH660

Key words and phrases important to this job include:, Aerospace, Production, Manager, Cell Manager, LEAN, Engineer, Engineering, CI, Continuous Improvement, Composite, Polymer, Elastomer, Automotive

Our client is one of the world's foremost manufacturers of aerospace parts, sub-assemblies and total manufacturing services. To work within a well-established management team in the East Midlands centre of excellence, they are now looking to recruit an experienced Production Manager to run a major portion of this site.

With group revenue in the billions of dollars, this facility has a turnover of approximately GBP60m, and supplies many of the world's leading aerospace OEMs and their major Tier 1 suppliers, this is an organisation able to offer career growth and long term employment for the successful candidate.

Locally the company employs over 500 employees, many of which operate in the production area. You will lead your own structured production and manufacturing team with overall responsibility for achieving the output target for your specialist area, over 70 reports through three team leaders. You will be totally comfortable while managing your team, hands on, but able to step back and analyse any problems/hurdles, offering solutions on the spot, as you will be working in a pressured environment where 'On Time in Full' delivery and achievement of your team's targets is crucial.

As the ideal candidate, you will understand production and quality standards and be experienced at implementing and following LEAN methodologies, ensuring you get the most out of your production team whilst problem solving on your feet. You will be an experienced production supervisor / manager, used to managing a production of team of at least 50 people and are happy communicating both internally and externally with key client contacts.

This role offers an excellent immediate position, with a high level of responsibility, combined with superb prospects for development within the group of companies both here and overseas, for the fully qualified candidate.

Please apply with your full CV to Paula Ball via the e-mail link to this advert.

Ideal living locations include; Leicester, Loughborough, Tamworth, Nottingham, Derby, Sheffield, Corby, Newark, Birmingham, Lichfield, Burton