Head of Production Operations

Head of Production Operations - Bristol - up to £500/day - Contract 12months
Key Words/Skills: Production, Operations, Manufacturing, Welding, Machining, Fitting, Schedules, Quality, Lean Manufacturing, SC Cleared / Security Cleared.

The Role:
Our client, DST, are looking to recruit a Head of Production Operations to work on a long term contract basis, based in Bristol BS3.

The position involves and your duties may include:
Head of Production Operations with a proven track record in managing activities and supervising employees in production operations. 
You will be responsible for the Bristol Design and Build Operations, focusing on safety, quality, delivery and cost.
Key tasks and responsibilities include: 
Assure the processes and production requirements and product quality expectations and customer needs are met. 
Provide direction and leadership to the production/operations team to achieve high quality, productivity and safety standards. 
Ensure compliance to production schedules, process quality, efficiency standards, budget inventory and data reporting. 
Be responsible for maintaining adequate supplies and materials, assuming proper maintenance of equipment, tools and housekeeping. 
Meet high levels of technical specifications
Understand and utilise complex technical designs
Application of lean and quality techniques as required. 
Scheduled auditing of production processes. 
Lean/CI experience would be advantageous.

The Candidate:
You will be an experienced departmental head with at least 5-10 years experience.
You will be qualified to HND / Degree level ideally.
You will be a British national holding or being able to obtain SC Clearance / Security Cleared.

To discuss this Head of Production Operations vacancy please contact:  James Walker

We are an Equal Opportunities Employer and we positively welcome applications from all candidates regardless of age, disability, gender reassignment, marriage and civil partnership, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or belief, sex and sexual orientation.

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