Magellan Aerospace Limited
Magellan Aerospace Blackpool has an exciting opportunity for a Production Shift Manager.
Full Time Permanent Contract
34.5 hours per week
7am – 7pm
Sun-Mon-Tue / Wed-Thu-Fri – 4 week rotation
Job location: Blackpool Business Park, Amy Johnson Way, Blackpool, FY4 2RP
Unionised site – works in partnership with Unite the Union.
To work directly with Production Management to coordinate work schedules and manage resourcing levels in support of business requirements. This role will require high levels of communication and organisation to ensure product flow is achieved within the Production department to meet customer deadlines.
Perks and Benefits:
A company culture that promotes work life balance
Access to mental health support
Business performance related bonus
Career development opportunities
Commitment to continued learning and development
Perkbox – includes monthly treats and discounts from selected restaurants, cinemas, shops etc
Long Service Awards
Enhanced Holiday Entitlement based on length of service
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Liaise with Production Management and the production team to coordinate machine shop activities to achieve the manufacturing schedules issued
Provide direction on routing of work to next operation where required alongside work instructions
Support the escalation of work issues to Production Management as required
To ensure the production team are working in line with all company requirements including following work-to list and set up sheets, arranging training and support where required.
To support the allocation of resource to the required work areas in order to achieve workload demands.
Ensure full and detailed handovers are provided to all necessary departments at the end of each shift
Provide detailed reports to production management on productivity, people matters, machining issues and any other relevant shift matters including health & safety concerns
Resolution of people matters within the department with relevant support when required
Communicate efficiently and effectively with Production Management & team members
Carry out job card auditing to ensure compliance to company requirements and providing adherence training where needed
Work with the Engineering Team and Production Team in to review and re-plan existing work to achieve cost reductions and better utilisation of cutting times, machine use, set up times, tooling, etc
Verify component quality as per Quality Department standards and procedures
Support the escalation and investigation of quality issues in order to achieve resolution
Contribute to a positive working environment providing support and organising training to others in manufacturing processes and good working where required
Maintain and promote a high standard of workmanship and productivity within the team addressing productivity and people concerns in line with company policies and processes.
Actively support and contribute to the continuous improvement programme and lean manufacturing whilst continually reviewing working practices to remove and reduce waste and non-value adding activities
To carry out and promote good housekeeping and maintenance of working environment including keeping shopfloor free of spills
Work in a safe manner complying with all risk assessments and procedures in line with company Health and Safety policy, reporting and logging any Health & Safety incidents that occur ensuring team members adhere to Health & Safety policies at all times including the use of PPE
To carry out any other reasonable duties as required by management in support of a changing business environment in order to achieve organisational requirements
Good general education
Minimum of 2 – 3 years in a leadership role preferably in a manufacturing environment
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