Industry: Fit-out, General Construction, House Building, Maintenance, Refurbishment, Trades
Working Hours: Full-Time
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + pension
Start Date: ASAP
Joinery Workshop Manager Vacancy
Reporting directly into the Managing Director you will be responsible for organising and managing a workshop team of circa 15 staff in the production of bespoke joinery for a mixture of commercial clients.
As a member of the production team, the Joinery workshop Manager's role involves:-
Making the best use of resources, time and capital to ensure effective, efficient and economic productivity levels;
Working with the workshop management team, senior managers and Health and Safety Advisor to design and maintain safe systems of work;
Have a full knowledge and understanding of all aspects of joinery manufacture and production.
A working knowledge of all aspects of workshop equipment, tools, machines and safety equipment
Support the Production Manager in manufacture and delivery of manufactured goods to the required time and quality using safe practices.
The ability to modify workshop throughput to suit unexpected joinery orders;
Management of the department's budget as directed by the Managing Director.
Preparation of reports and analysis of programmes as required
Have working knowledge of workshop health & safety requirements, promote the safe wellbeing of all staff and any visitors into the workshop environment.
Ordering materials through buyer to ensure delivery schedules are met;
Have input into weekly production programme and highlight any resource issues.
Highlight any foreseeable slack periods or areas where over-committed.
Have expert knowledge of joinery production and continuously seeks improvements
Be able to directly manage departmental Foremen and Team Leaders to ensure Health and Safety, Quality and Environmental KPI's and legislation requirements are adhered to.
Be confident and experienced in dealing with any attendance issues, disciplinary matters and production staff matters arising.
Requirements for this role
Previous experience in manufacturing or as a bench hand joiner;
Good communication and management skills;
Sound leadership skills;
Planning & programming skills;
Sound Knowledge of Health & Safety - preferably qualified to IOSH standard;
Will hold an NVQ Level 3 qualification as a minimum;
Will ideally hold a management qualification or have received management training.
In return for your skills, my client is looking to pay a basic salary of £40K upwards plus package including pension etc.
How to apply?
If you are interested in this role, please respond with a copy of your up-to-date CV to the link below or please contact Laura Murphy at Bromak Recruitment for a confidential chat.