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  • Job reference: RMS0158860

Production Manager

  • Sector: Engineering
  • Location: Chonburi
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Date posted: 07/03/2016
  • Time left:
    d h m s
    (28/03/16)
This vacancy has now expired.
The Role:
Purpose of the post
Manage production organization to achieve short and longer term production targets. Continuously improve efficiency, productivity, consistency, lead times, on-time deliveries and drive down production cost.

Summary of Job
- Provide leadership and manage production organization to achieve short and longer term production targets and align them with company’s objectives.
- Communicate effectively upward and downward
- Optimize production plan and shop floor activities to meet customer needs and maximize production volumes
- Coordinate with shift managers to optimize shift production
- Ensure lean production flow with consistent quality, high yield, short lead times and timely deliveries to meet customer requirements
- Coordinate with Engineering and Technical sections on Maintenance and process development issues
- Coordinate with Sales & Customer Technical Service Group in order to meet customer requirement on quality, cost and delivery
- Develop and optimize production systems to reach world class production standards



Responsibilities
Production
1. Provide focus, foster teamwork and ownership in production.
2. Manage Shift Managers to improve production consistency and professionalism on the shop floor.
3. Identify, react to and notify proper people of significant production problems.
4. Drive & facilitate interactions (including communication) between Shift Managers and Section Supervisors.
5. Define and communicate production goals and ensure that they are aligned with company goals
6. Track progress and support subordinates so that they achieve their goals - improve upward and downward
communication and transparency.
7. Develop systems and standard operating practices
8. Manage and drive programs which increase manufacturing efficiency: yield, productivity & cost reduction.
8. Production Budgeting & Reporting.
9. Lead further improvement of 5S and discipline on the shop floor
Planning
1. Coordinate with Sales on Customer Priorities
2. Oversee Monthly and Weekly Capacity Loading
3. Oversee Issuing Work Orders.
4. Communicate Customer Priorities to line managers

5. Lead development planning Systems and Improve planning efficiency

Performance management
1. Drive performance management in production organization by reviewing and revising individual goals

2. Conduct mid-year and annual performance reviews

3. Give frank and honest feedback across production organization

4. Establish individual development programs together with HR department to bridge performance gaps and develop skills and competences

Other Assignments - as deemed necessary

Essential Skills / Qualifications:
Specification
- Male age 30+
- Bachelor degree, preferably in Engineering
- Experience in production management and control for more than 8 years of which at least 4 years at manager level
- Proven leadership track record
- Good written and spoken English
- Good interpersonal skills
- PC skills: Microsoft Office
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