Production Foreman

Full Time Permanent

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Just Recruitment is working with a growing organisation, based on the outskirts of Clacton – looking to add a Production Foreman to their existing team due to internal promotion.

The key purpose of the role is to oversee the coordination of all factory departments work activities and resources necessary for manufacturing products in accordance with planning, cost, quality, and quantity specifications.

Key duties include:
Monitor and liaise between Management and Department Supervisors to ensure each department have the necessary capacity (people and equipment) to complete daily production requirements.
Ensure all factory processes are effective, coordinated, running efficiently and advise Supervisors / Management where they are not.
Ensure the process for external and internal supply of parts, WIP and finished goods is efficient and effective.
Liaise with supervisors and quality department to ensure all quality procedures and practises are implemented and being performed correctly.
With Supervisors, Identify and inform Management of factory training requirements.
Perform disciplinary/performance review procedures throughout the factory up to agreed level with Management.
With assistance from Technical Department, Maintenance and Works Director, identify process improvements and implement where authorised.
Supervise the efficient manufacture of new product samples through the factory to completion.
Liaise with maintenance supervisor with regard ongoing equipment breakdowns if individual department process is failing.
Learn ERP (production software) planning methods in order to cover for Production Planning Management during absence.
Assist supervisors and QC with resolutions of product non-conformity

Working hours are Monday – Thursday – 8am – 4:30pm and Friday 8am – 3:30pm.
25 days holiday plus bank holidays