Manufacturing Manager in Matlock at Arconic

Date Posted: 7/26/2019

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Job Description

   Creating and sustaining the necessary standards for Operational Control focused on EHS, effective utilisation of capacity, WIP control and process lead-times, to deliver the manufacturing plan. Effective application of the EHS Model to create a safe, healthy and environmentally compliant place of work, and a culture which constantly prioritises and promotes adherence to these principles. Identifying actual or potential problems (variations to the required target or standard) and taking the necessary actions / following the agreed processes to contain, solve or escalate these problems within an appropriate timescale by engaging others in the manufacturing and / or functional teams. Engaging with employees to develop competence and involve them in sustaining standards and improving performance Creating awareness in their area of the Hoshin Kanri (cascaded objectives) of the business, and the operational plan. Leading the Continuous Improvement plan for operations, agreeing a plan with the hierarchy, and being accountable for the implementation of a defined model and all its constituent parts (based on principles of Zero Defects, Standard Work, Optimised Resource and supported by Competent and Engaged Employees) within a visual factory environment. Developing the employees in their area of responsibility to ensure they are adequately trained to carry out the job(s) assigned to them, and to positively contribute to the performance and agreed standards of the area and to expected corporate values.


Ÿ  Awareness of the metals and forgings industry ideally within aerospace

Ÿ  Technical/materials/NDT processes

Ÿ  Approvals/quality systems/audits

Ÿ  Overview of planning and operational scheduling (S & OP)

Ÿ  Understanding of key business areas including; Financial, Operations, Planning, Supply Chain, Maintenance

Ÿ  Team working skills

Ÿ  Able to work under pressure and deliver results to a defined deadline

Ÿ  Logical and analytical

Ÿ  Can-do attitude, self-motivated

Ÿ  Flexible

Ÿ  Attention to detail

Ÿ  Innovative

Ÿ  Confident

Ÿ  Promote and embrace change

Ÿ  Continuous Improvement