Production Manager

Ref No. EMP406129
Location Crawley, England
Job type Permanent
Job Status Closed
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We are currently recruitinng for a senior level Production Manager to take on a large phase of production for a customer. The role will be based in Crawley and a aircraft interiors specialist supplieing in to airlines.


Management of Production facility with customer liason

The Job

Role Purpose

To manage the company's soft furnishing manufacture and repair under EASA Part 21 and 145. Whilst at all times striving for continuous improvement.

To ensure the company's reputation as a preferred supplier with key customers is maintained, through regular contact and communication including attending off site meetings as required

Key responsibilities

  • Day to day management of the Part 21 and 145 operations, includes:
  • Manufacturing, dry cleaning, repair and stores.
  • Host daily operational meetings with department leaders
  • Ownership of productivity, identifying and delivering areas for improvement
  • Measurement and reporting of production metrics and accountability for performance
  • Manage staff time and attendance
  • Conduct discipline and accident investigations and chair disciplinaries.
  • Point of contact for key account customers including face to face meetings
  • Conduct in-house audits on all aspects of the business
  • Reporting and investigation of NCRs and QDRs
  • Day to day management of British Airways soft furnishings contract including:
  • Attending customer service meetings offsite.
  • Producing minutes of customer meetings
  • Hosting customer visits
  • Maintaining close relations with all stakeholders.
  • Managing the efficiency of the seat cover replacement plan .
  • Ensuring all internal and external SLA and KPI are met.
  • Deputising for General Manager in their absence

Key skills

  • Knowledge of EASA Part 21 and 145 legislations
  • Experience in aircraft soft furnishing manufacturing / repair
  • Demonstrable knowledge of CAA, EASA, Dft regulations
  • Experience of managing a multi-cultural work force
  • Experience of face to face customer communication at senior levels
  • Ability to produce high level reports
  • H&S qualification (IOSH / NEBOSH) preferable

Matchtech acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and employment business for the supply of temporary workers and is part of Gattaca Plc.

Gattaca Plc provides support services to Matchtech and may assist with processing your application.

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