Head of Production - Welding, Machining & Assembly

Pune Permanent
  • Only candidates with 18 to 25 years of experience should apply
  • Only candidates handling a team size of 300 or more should apply

About Our Client

Our client is the one of the leading textile machine manufacturing companies in the world. With a turnover of close to INR 2000 Crores.

Job Description

Reporting to the operations director you will be responsible for:

  • Planning and designing methods to improve manufacturing processes.
  • Reviewing budgets, schedules, production requirements, and headcount.
  • Developing a sustainable Safety & Quality Culture (ensuring a zero accident & quality driven mindset in employees)
  • Ensuring that production schedules are on track.
  • Guiding production department heads & control Supervisors, Engineers & Operators.
  • Driving financial performance (tactical tasks will include budget preparation, considering business opportunities & supporting sales opportunities)
  • Overseeing the implementation of key strategic projects and programmes
  • Ensuring customer satisfaction and 'On Time Delivery' from the plant for all components (by defining product portfolio, lead time, driving timely response to claims and identifying ways to improve customer service)
  • Acting as a role model for the organization's Values and Leadership
  • Driving a strong compliance culture (by ensuring compliance with organizational norms, creating a strong local link, developing contingency strategy for business interruption)
  • Meeting all operation KPI,s like Safety, Delivery, Quality and Cost.

The Successful Applicant

You are a mechanical engineer with 20 years of experience in sheet metal fabrication, welding, stamping, machining and assembly. You have handled a union and a team size of 300 to 500 people.

What's on Offer

  • Good remuneration
  • Opportunity to work with a European MNC
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Job summary

Engineering & Manufacturing
Sub Sector
Manufacturing operations
What is your area of specialisation?
Industrial / Manufacturing
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