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Production Group Leader

Job Title: Production Group Leader
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: South East
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: Q88348
Contact Name: Quest Seach Selection
Contact Email: NIC.66403.4032@quest.aplitrak.com
Job Published: June 21, 2012 18:10

Job Description

Our client is currently seeking a dynamic production line feed group leader with experience in a manufacturing environment to join its world class team. Our client is a global brand within the production industry and you will manage and support your team to deliver outstanding results and install continuous improvement techniques throughout the team. You will be responsible for: · Ensuring parts are issued to the Production line on time · Empty kanban boxes are returned to stores for replenishment. · Constantly communicate with production to ensure continued running of line, respond to any queries regarding line side shortages and replace quickly and efficiently · Close liaison with other departments within the logistics organisation · Ensure issues are captured and communicated by the team to the relevant department · Ensure all Health and Safety issues are resolved · Ensure line side stock accuracy is monitored and all issues resolved. · Be responsible for relevant KPI`s and ensure business objective of target volumes are achieved. · Implementing continuous improvement and changes to the business and working practices, 5’s, 8D etc. To be successful, you should have: · Significant experience in logistics and continuous improvement techniques · Knowledge of a manufacturing environment, FMCG or Automotive would be advantageous but not essential · Proven management skills · Excellent communication and organisational skills · Ability to work under pressure · Knowledge of MRP · Computer skills: Office Package (PowerPoint, Word, Excel, E-Mail) · Able and willing to drive change within business and to think independently In return you will be offered a competitive salary and full benefits package and excellent opportunities. If you believe you have the correct skills and experience take on this exciting role, please apply ASAP with an up to date CV.