Company: Dekko Window Systems Ltd

Job Position: Aluminium Production Manager

Job Description:

The role will be reporting directly into the Production Director and will involve planning and organising the manufacture of a wide range of glazing products in Aluminium. This will include managing suppliers and stock-levels, scheduling work, problem solving, managing a dedicated team of fabricators, quality control and Health and Safety.
Your role will be to ensure that all orders are made on time, to specification and to a high standard, in a safe, efficient and controlled manner. You will need to have a thorough technical understanding of glazing products and will need to be able to read, understand and interpret technical manuals and construction drawings. Previous fabricating experience and a knowledge of CNC machinery, along with a good understanding of modern manufacturing processes will be required.
The purpose of this role is to provide effective leadership and management of people and work processes, using a quality assured led approach to support the factory’s manufacturing activity.
• Able to demonstrate excellent organisational and planning skills and should enjoy taking a hands-on approach.
• Contribute heavily to the company’s culture of continuous improvement and they will play a significant role in shaping the future of the business.
• Ensure that the company’s Quality Objectives are effectively communicated and understood by the team.
• Ensure the wider Management team obtains feedback about how to improve the SOP’s & the QMS. Ensure that non-conformance issues are reported, costed and acted upon.
• Provide KPI reporting information to support productivity measurement. Assist with the monitoring and implementation of preventative actions in support of continuous improvement measures.
• Performance & Productivity Take the lead responsibility for achieving the designated production schedule including the management of the factory production boards. Maximise performance and efficiencies within the team – this includes steering, guiding & controlling the management of labour, plant utilisation, wastage, quality, house-keeping and basic health and safety.
• Trouble shoot and problem solve immediate or unexpected issues within agreed capabilities.
• Previous supervisory experience within a manufacturing setting
• Demonstrated ability to communicate, present and influence credibly and effectively at all levels of the organization
• Strong business sense and industry expertise
• Flexibility, cover additional hours as required
Competitive Salary

Vacancy: full time

Email address:

Phone: 0161 3421089

Vacancy time limit: 1 month