Shorterm Group are working with a leading aerospace company in the Gloucestershire area who require a Planning & Assembly Flow Leader on a permanent basis.
Job Purpose: Ensuring the flow of work through the DC, Assembly and Finals with a 'hands-on' approach. Reporting to the Planning & Assembly Manager, to deliver the plan with maximum utilisation of plant and resources and in line with Lean principles to ensure customer satisfaction.
Main Responsibilities: - To ensure effective management of employee performance - To provide a management focal point for shift working where appropriate - Hold monthly team meetings - Utilise lean sigma initiatives including value stream mapping, kaizen, 5S etc - Effective control of WIP, inventory, production float, rotables and sub-con process - To monitor and control shop processing time - Reduce operating costs and enhance standardised best practices - Ensure compliance and Airworthiness regulations are met at all times
Candidate Requirements: - Working knowledge of lean principles & tolls/techniques and how to deploy them effectively to enable continuous improvement (to six sigma green belt level) - Ability to adopt efficient hands on approach - Experienced in monitoring KPIs and developing appropriate actions - Effective people development, leadership, coaching and team development skills - Strong and effective delegation skills - Ability to endorse business goals and objectives
For more information on this opportunity please contact Daniel Brier onor Daniel.Brier@shortermgroup.com