Assembly Resource Lead

Assembly Resource Lead


About the role

To improve and drive the factory manufacturing Assembly process to deliver industry best timescales, whilst improving factory efficiency, quality and reducing operational costs.

Qualifications and Capabilities


Key Responsibilities 

  • Have full ownership of Production Assembly capacity and production work centres
  • Champion of change to deliver industry best manufacturing lead times
  • Execution of the daily production
  • To lead the introduction of Continuous Improvement projects which will improve quality, reduce production lead-times, enhance manufacturing flexibility and reduce costs
  • To actively manage labour costs, material scrap, expendables to maximise gross Manufacturing Efficiency and Operational performance
  • Develop a continuous improvement culture in the Assembly manufacturing team
  • Engage directly with other functional areas such as Design, Technical and Engineering
  • Ensure that planning parameters including work-centre capacities are reviewed to ensure bottlenecks in capacity are identified and eliminated
  • Develop and own appropriate departmental KPI’s to ensure performance and improvement is measured and acted on
  • To manage, support and develop through training, mentoring and skills management the Cell Leaders and Productions teams to ensure effective performance
  • Ensure Health and Safety practices are followed at all times


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