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Assistant Factory Manager

  • Location: Scunthorpe
  • Salary: £25,000-£35,000
  • Contract Type: Permanent
  • Closing: 12 February 2021
  • Ref: SC906576


  • Management of Factory Supervisors and SHEQ Coordinator
  • Ensure holidays, absenteeism and timekeeping are being monitored and company procedures are adhered to
  • Minimisation of overtime and authorisation in line with business needs
  • Involvement in recruitment of new employees along with Commercial Director
  • Ensure employees are trained and competent
  • Provide strategic planning of factory workload to meet customer deadlines
  • Ensure correct manning levels at every workstation
  • Upskill staff members to provide cover during absence
  • Continuous improvement and development
  • Transport Management
  • Co-ordinate delivery activity to minimise delivery miles, frequency, and cost.
  • Monitor and reduce delivery costs to keep below target as a percentage of sales
  • Communicate delivery schedule with Production Planning Team and work together to ensure customers’ requirements are adhered to.
  • Ensure all employees use PPE and adhere to H&S procedures
  • Report and review accidents
  • Risk management and improvement plans
  • Ensure Housekeeping is maintained to a high level
  • Induction training for all new employees and contractors is carried out
  • Ensure work instructions are available at all workstations
  • Respond in good time to audit non-compliances and CAR’s
  • Work closely with supervisors to ensure quality and maintenance/housekeeping targets are being adhered to.
  • Quality Control
  • Manage quality of products in production and instructing staff to correct any quality control issues.
  • Manage final inspections to ensure quality issues are spotted before the customer receives delivery.
  • Resolve issues created by Dispatch and/or quality.
  • Investigate customer complaints with regards to quality of products.
  • Maintenance

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