My client powers the trusted identities of the world's people, places, and things. They make it possible for people to transact safely, work productively and travel freely.
The Production Manager will contribute to exceptional levels of Customer Satisfaction and improved Operational Efficiency by fostering a safety and quality conscious, standards based, performance driven culture within the Production Department.
This role will be a member of the Regional Leadership Team and will oversee a team of Production Leads, Operatives and a Manufacturing / Process Engineer. The Production Department’s contributions are critical to the success of the, PACS (access control card and reader configuration), Secure Issuance (printer configuration, repair and transformation of associated consumables) and EAT (embedded and logical access reader configuration) business within HID Global. A successful candidate will be an energetic, self-motivated, change agent who embraces continuous improvement via Lean and Six Sigma methodology.
Build positive relationships with others and work collaboratively across functional boundaries including as but not limited to Warehouse (3PL), Material Planning & Logistics, Procurement, Production Control, Export Co-Ordination, Trade and Quality
Work with Site Leadership Team to establish performance measures and associated targets for safety, employee engagement / satisfaction, customer satisfaction and operational efficiency
Collaborate with global peers and Manufacturing Engineering to establish standard work with measureable hourly and daily output requirements
Build and maintain a robust Production Organisational Structure.
Developing and implementing a framework for cross training to deliver a truly flexible and agile organisation.
Qualifications / Skills:
Systems based thinking and excellent analytical skills are required.
Must possess an innate sense of collaboration and interpersonal abilities.
Possesses the ability to influence, motivate, and enable others to contribute to the effectiveness of the organisation.
Drives for results through timely decision making and the ability to prioritize, plan and measure work.
Resolves conflicts and disputes by addressing multiple viewpoints to develop a mutually satisfying outcome.
Ability to perform daily tasks without constant Management / Supervisory oversight.
Must be proficient in MS Excel, Power Point and Office applications
Education and/or Experience:
• Bachelor’s degree in Business or Engineering (Industrial or Manufacturing preferred)
• 8+ years working in and / or supporting a high-tech Production environment
• 3+ years managing people (either direct supervisory or project management)
• Experience operating within a Matrix orgnisational structure
• Lean Manufacturing and / or Six Sigma certification preferred
• Project Management Certification and / or experience is preferred
• Certified Production and Inventory Management (CPIM) is a plus
For more information contact me on 087-4576975 or email@example.com