Location Norwich
Job-type Permanent
Salary £20500 - £20500
Contact Nick Sollis
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Email nick.sollis.625E056F6.0@applythis.net
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Role - Production Planner

Salary - £20500

Location - Norwich

This is an excellent opportunity for someone who with a firm understanding and exposure to Production Planning environments with a particular bias towards electronics repairs. You will also need to be keen to lead, and work closely with a team of Production staff to get the necessary information and make informed planning and process decisions.

Reporting into the Business Manager, the Operations Lead/Production Planner will be responsible for planning, implementing and measuring successful outcomes and usage of resources

PRIMARY ACCOUNTABILITIES

PLANNING

  • Plan available work based on historical volumes and known standard times (and track against the plan and identify required improvements to plan)

  • Effective resourcing in line with Lean Principles.

  • Accountable for “crewing” within production lines in accordance with Lean Principles

  • Set objectives, development plans, monitor for progress, coach for improvement and lead for engagement.

ORGANISE

  • Optimise service delivery improvements and manage all aspects of the day to day operations

IMPLEMENTING

  • Understanding the value of metrics, measuring output and implement corrective measures in timely manner in line with LEAN strategy

MEASURING

  • Pro-actively review on an hourly basis the “load” versus resourcing in delivering profitable performance.

  • Deliver on all aspects of meeting and exceeding service level agreements and related KPI’s in line with speed, quality, flexibility, reliability, cost efficiencies.

  • Assess, communicate and monitor such  success factors and metrics that impact results

  • Identify non-value added activities and the impact on the business and take decisive corrective action

    PEOPLE MANAGEMENT

  • To effectively motivate, coach, lead and mobilise team efforts in support of building long term mutually profitable relationships with customers

  • To ensure individuals attain required quality standards and meet specified output target contribution in line with overall team goals (measured on an hourly/daily basis.)

  • To resolve conflicts as they arise and to handle counter-productive behaviour effectively.

  • To delegate tasks appropriately.

  • To provide effective coaching and counselling and training to team as appropriate.

PEOPLE MANAGEMENT

  • To effectively motivate, coach, lead and mobilise team efforts in support of building long term mutually profitable relationships with customers

  • To ensure individuals attain required quality standards and meet specified output target contribution in line with overall team goals (measured on an hourly/daily basis.)

  • To resolve conflicts as they arise and to handle counter-productive behaviour effectively.

  • To delegate tasks appropriately.

  • To provide effective coaching and counselling and training to team as appropriate.

PRINCIPAL TASKS/RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Issue resolution in real time

  • Manage flow management

  • Reporting to client

  • To manage change effectively.

  • Positively influence the culture of your team.

  • Conduct effective meetings.

  • Effective absence management including return to work discussions.

  • To establish a constructive, impactful and collaborative relationship with colleagues, customers and manufacturers to attain successful delivery.

  • To manage own development and those of your team members adopting a culture of continuous improvement.

  • Compliance with respective accreditation guidelines.

  • To support and promote Health and Safety culture in accordance with guidelines as set out in the company’s H&S manual.

For more information regarding this role please call Nick Sollis on 01453 829767 or to make an application apply online directly or email nick.sollis@omegaresource.co.uk

Thank you for your interest in this vacancy. Omega Resource Group is a technical and engineering specialist agency and we also recruit for Production Planners, Process Planners, Process Leads, Operations Assistants, Operation Managers, Operation Supervisors and more.