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Fabrication Manager

Fabrication Manager

  • Location: Eye, Suffolk
  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Working Hours: Full Time
  • Length of Employment: Perm
  • Reference: PS2197SO
  • Sector: Management
  • Vacancy First Advertised: 11th Jul 2018

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Personnel are pleased to be seeking a Fabrication Manager to work on behalf of
our clients based in Eye, Suffolk. This role will be to dynamically
support the Manufacturing Manager in creating a zero-harm environment/culture,
that produces products to the quality and timescales required by the customer.
This is to be done in the most cost-effective way whilst fully supporting the
Company’s Vision and Value.

Duties & Key Responsibilities:

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To assist in the task to create and
sustain a zero-harm environment.

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Lead all aspects of continuous improvement within the area
covering safety, quality, efficiency and workplace organisation.

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To analyse weekly and monthly demand as provided by the
planning function and utilise the appropriate resources, labour, material and
facilities to meet delivery deadline and performance targets.

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To carry out detailed assessment of departmental
performance, identify areas for improvement and implement corrective actions.

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To use lean manufacturing tools and techniques to improve
the efficiency and effectiveness of the department.

General Responsibilities:

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To regularly review the capability and capacity of the
department and its ability to meet/exceed performance targets.

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To ensure that agreed systems are carried out, daily
briefings/inspections and departmental audits.

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To optimise efficiency via sound delegation of tasks and
jobs within the team.

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To ensure that product routings are maintained within the
Epicor ERP system.

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To maintain an engaged workforce and a “can do” culture.

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To ensure adequate supplies of consumable to allow the
smooth and effective running of the department.

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To ensure that a training programme is in place to attain
the skills necessary to meet current and future needs of the business.

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To be fully aware and ensure continued implementation of
the Company’s ISO 9001 procedures and work instructions.

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To fully ensure we meet the requirements of ISO 3834
Welder Certification Scheme and ISO 9606 Welder Coding.

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To ensure the accurate and timely booking of jobs within
the ERP system.

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To assist the Manufacturing Manager and Continuous
Improvement Manager with capital projects.

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To work in chorus with other departments/department heads
to meet business needs.

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To carry out any other duties that may reasonably be
requested giving due regard to your existing status.

Essential Skills & Personal Attributes:

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An individual with a bias for action who will look beyond
the obvious for solutions to problems and opportunities for improvement.

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Demonstrable knowledge of modern manufacturing systems and
fabrication methodology.

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Ability to thing big and create a bold direction that
inspires all around you.

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Confident leader who can deliver change management in an
inclusive way.

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Insist on high standards, raise the bar and find ways
around barriers if they arise.

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Excellent communication, organisational and motivational
skills with the ability to mentor and coach individuals.

Work Experience Requirements:

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Extensive fabrication experience/knowledge gained in an
engineering environment with a minimum of five years managing in this
environment.

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Proven experience in creating/sustaining a zero-harm
environment, ideally with an IOSH/NEBOSH qualification.

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Experience in managing a team of 40 staff.

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Very comfortable using lean techniques to improve overall
effectiveness.

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Man-management experience

Educational Requirements:

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ONC / HNC / Degree in Engineering

If this is a
position you are interested in, please apply online ensuring your CV is up to
date.

Alternatively,
please email your details directly to jobs@pspersonnelltd.co.uk.

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