Head of Department - Injection Moulding
Salary: Basic salary of £30,905.29. A discretionary bonus of 5.5% is paid. This means a total package circa £32,450.55 pa
Hours: 8.30am – 5.00pm Mon-Fri (shifts 6-2, 2-10 or 10-6 if providing holiday cover)
Benefits: Generous pension scheme, Company healthcare, Holiday entitlement is 25 days per year, plus statutory Bank Holidays
Location: Birmingham B6
Thermoseal Group is an innovative growing company within the Glass Industry. We have won numerous awards recently including “The Queens Award for Export”. As an ever-expanding company we are always looking for enthusiastic people to join our team. This position has become available due to a recent investment in more machinery and a more focused approach to lean production.
Reporting to the National Production Manager. You will be required to manage a team of five staff over three shifts. 10 modern variable sized injection moulding machines and its associated packing department. The applicant will also carry out Quality control checks as an important part of the daily routine, as well as adhering to health & safety procedures.
The Ideal Candidate:
Must have knowledge of Kaizen, 5 S, Six Sigma & ISO 9001
Experienced in value stream mapping, SMED, process flows and similar production philosophies
must have extensive knowledge of operating and planning maintenance for injection moulding machines
Able to plan production schedules, staff levels and temporary seasonal staff if required.
Proficient in English
GCSE’s or equivalent qualifications including Maths and English
NVQ Level 2 in Injection Moulding Technology or equivalent qualification would be advantageous
Applicants must also have at least one years’ experience in a similar role
Applicants must be able to demonstrate knowledge of Lean production training
NEBOSH or IOSH qualification will also be advantageous
All applicants must have proof of right to work in the UK.
Only those having the relevant experience should apply and due to expected response, only successful candidates will be contacted within two weeks of the application.
Please note that for GDPR compliance, any unsuccessful applicant’s recruitment/selection details will be kept for 6 months then deleted securely.
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ote £32,450.55 pa