Accessibility Links
  • Job reference: RMS0217434

Operations Manager - Value Stream

  • Sector: Other
  • Location: Lancashire
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Date posted: 02/10/2019
  • Duration: permanent
This vacancy has now been filled but please feel free to use the links below to send us your CV or view similar jobs.

Alternatively you can contact the recruitment consultant in this area by using the links on the right hand side of this page.
Send jobs like this to my email    What's this?

The Role:
Are you a seasoned Operations Manager who has extensive experience of deploying lean manufacturing programmes? Do have a background of running manufacturing cells and the group leaders who manage them?

If so, a role working for one of the largest names in the aircraft industry could well be worth applying for. The successful applicant of this role will be accountable for cost and delivery of your specific value steam amongst other areas of responsibility.

Responsibilities of the role include:

- You will drive the implementation of lean and CI improvements in all areas where savings can be made
- Ensuring the existence of a safety culture in the team to ensure compliance to QSHE standards
- Leading a team of group leaders and driving a culture of total quality across your value stream
- Dealing with and responding to non-conformances as and when they arise
- You will achieve and exceed the objectives of the value stream balance score card
- Adherence to all relevant company policies and procedures

The Company:
Our client have a truly global presence and are well known across the entire aerospace industry for their ability deliver a safety critical product to high standards. They are both profitable and have a brimming order book well into the next decade.

Essential Skills / Qualifications:
- An extensive background of relevant operations management experience in an aerospace manufacturing environment, with a specific focus on lean manufacturing
- You will be commercially aware and have the ability to make solid and timely business decisions
- You will be a customer focused engineer with the ability to communicate and present effectively to external/internal stakeholders
- Strong planning and organisation skills

About Fircroft:
Fircroft has been placing people in specialist technical industries for approaching half a century, focusing on mid to senior level engineers for contract and permanent roles worldwide. By applying for this job you give consent for Fircroft to contact you, via email & telephone, to discuss your application along with future positions and Fircroft's services.

Fircroft is registered as a Data Controller with the Information Commissioner as required under the General Data Protection Regulation 2016/679. Fircroft will only process your personal data for the specific purposes of managing your application.

Similar jobs
Regional Supply Chain Manager Location England Duration permanent The Role: The Regional Supply Chain Manager is a key member...
Joe Lanigan-Smith
Sales Manager - EMEA/USA Location London Duration permanent The Role: Are you a Sales Manager or Engineer seeking a new...
Joe Lanigan-Smith
Quality Assurance Engineer Location Surrey Duration permanent The Role: Are you a Quality Engineer who travels extensively...

Back to Top

By clicking "Save" you consent to
receiving matching jobs based on the
job/page you are viewing by email from
Fircroft, as detailed in our privacy policy
Fircroft would like to keep you up to date with our current vacancies and latest company updates via email. Occasionally Fircrofts marketing may contain 3rd party or affiliate information, however we will not share your personal data with any 3rd parties without your consent. From time to time, we might contact you to get your views on the service you have received. To help you get the best out of Fircroft, we may personalise them based on your location and how you use
Fircroft would like to keep you up to date with the latest company updates and vacancies via SMS / Text messages
Your consent options above means that Fircroft cannot contact you about any new or alternative career vacancies. If you want Fircroft to only contact you about the role(s) you have applied for please continue, however if you would like to be considered for other positions please allow us to contact you by changing one or more of the above consent.