Production Supervisor

Goodrich - Pitstone, Buckinghamshire

Posted 862 days ago
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    Mid-Senior level
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    Aviation & Aerospace
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Job description


At Goodrich we are producing systems for aircraft of the future, providing motor drive and power control electronics that help our customers surpass the performance standards of the best aircraft flying today. We are one of the world’s largest aerospace suppliers, and now you could join us as a key member of our operations team.


The primary responsibility of this role is to ensure the effective management of this section of the Airbus module, key tasks are focused on daily targets through visual management, site Lean Maturity tasks, EHS responsibility, internal customer satisfaction through acceptance of delivery targets and Perfect Quality initiatives.

Principle Accountabilities:
• Manage, lead and motivate the teams – maintain daily communication through team meetings and the use of visual management.
• Manage ownership of Lean Maturity initiatives through effective event and CI planning, ensure processes are within Takt Time, monitor key drivers and standard work with robust corrective action.
• Support the Model Line activities
• Ensure capacity and capability are continually planned in order to meet agreed customer requirements.
• Ensure supply chain performance meets module expectations, manage demand flow down and Kanban requirements.
• Drive and co-ordinate project improvement activity ensuring effective monitoring and evaluation such that milestones are achieved and hazards are anticipated and resolved for New Product Introduction.
• Maintain cost control to agreed budget numbers.
• Responsible for EH&S requirements in the product group.
• Able to stand in for Operations Manager when required to do so.


Desired Skills and Experience

We are looking for someone with proven leadership skills within a manufacturing environment. The ideal candidate will demonstrate the following skills and experience;

• Champion our cultural aspirations to secure team engagement and effective team working through continuous improvement (CI).
• Champion CI module and Operations activity and implement change for the better to drive improvements and increased module performance.
• Energetic and results focused with experience of managing to agreed measures of performance and to tight deadlines.
• Excellent verbal and written communication and ability to build relationships at all levels
• Excellent planning skills.
• Well developed financial skills including experience of cost control.
• Capable of progression through the management structure.

About this company


Goodrich Corporation, a Fortune 500 company, is a global supplier of systems and services to the aerospace, defense and homeland security markets. With one of the most strategically diversified portfolios of products in the industry, Goodrich serves a global customer base with significant worldwide manufacturing and service facilities. With 2009 revenues of $6.7 billion, Goodrich is headquartered in Charlotte, North Carolina, and employs more than 24,000 people worldwide in approximately 80 facilities across 16 countries. Goodrich offers an extensive range of products, systems and services for aircraft and engine manufacturers, airlines and defense forces around the world. The company's transformation into one of the globe's largest aerospace and defense companies has been driven by strategic acquisitions and internal growth fueled by innovation and quality. From aerostructures and actuation systems to landing gear, engine control systems, sensors and safety systems, Goodrich products are on almost every aircraft in the world

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