Cummins Inc. Shop Operations Team Manager - Senior in Darlington, United Kingdom
Shop Operations Team Manager - Senior
Closing date: 28 th March 2019
Cummins is a place big enough to coach and develop a global workforce and create the world’s leading clean, engine technology. We’re also small enough for you to find your fit and personal passion with a team of dependable, innovative thinkers who are developing their careers within a diverse, inclusive, empowering environment.
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Our Components Business Unit delivers reliable, durable, high performing products to our global partners. Working in an innovative space, you’ll develop high tech solutions that will fuel your advanced career skill set and empower you to own your career. Our integrated businesses demand the talents and creativity of individuals with a wide range of skills and experience.
This is a fantastic opportunity for a Shop Operations Team Manager at our engine plant in Darlington. In this position you will lead a team of 150 operatives, managed through 4 Team Leaders on a 3 shift operation.
This is the perfect position for you if you are motivated by change and have an eye for spotting opportunities for continuous improvement and streamlining production. You need to be a natural people person who proactively encourages team development and leads by example.
Your impact will be seen in these and other ways:
Oversee the daily activities of multiple production teams including managing team members, housekeeping, health and safety, and meeting production targets
Create and implement initiatives designed to enhance production efficiency and product output to meet forecasting and customer demand
Ensure that production targets are achieved on a daily basis whilst maintaining a high standard of quality within budget
Maximise departmental performance including; efficiency, production output, labour utilisation, quality, health and safety
Work cross functionally to improve safety, productivity, quality and efficiency of operations
Promote a safety culture ensuring compliance with all relevant policies and procedures.
Provide guidance and feedback for team members in accomplishing tasks and goals; sets expectations and clarify responsibilities.
Encourage professional development in the workforce, acting as a coach and mentor for team members and ensure that all relevant training has been provided.
To be successful in this role you will need:
Previous experience from a fast paced, manufacturing environment is essential for this position
Experience in delivering LEAN and CI projects to streamline production methods will be an excellent foundation for your success
Proven track record of leading large teams to successfully deliver high quality products on time and in budget
To be an influencer of change, institutionalizing a culture of simplification and standardization.
To be willing to work on a rotational shift pattern (11pm – 7am, 7am – 3pm, 3pm 11pm)
Required Education, Licenses or Certifications
A university degree or substantial, relevant experience is required for this role.
Compensation and Benefits
Salary between£40,000 and £45,000 (depending on experience)
8% variable bonus, paid annually
7% pension contributions from Cummins
Private health care for you, partner and children under 21
Health cash plan to assist with costs of opticians, dentist, physiotherapist etc.
25 days holidays plus stats
At Cummins, we are dedicated to diversity in the workplace and we are committed to a policy of treating all our employees and job applicants equally. No employee or potential employee will receive less favourable treatment because of any protected characteristic.
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Primary Location United Kingdom-England-Darlington-UK, Darlington, Cummins Engine Co Ltd
Job Type Experienced - Exempt / Office
Recruitment Job Type Exempt - Experienced
Job Posting Feb 28, 2019, 9:45:38 AM
Unposting Date Mar 28, 2019, 6:59:00 PM
Req ID: 190000RW