Terex Corporation is a $4.5 billion, publicly traded global manufacturer of lifting and material processing products and services. The company is passionate about producing equipment that improves the lives of people around the world. Terex operations are global, yet each office or factory is a close-knit community. Terex provides team members with a rewarding career and the opportunity to make an impact. The company values diversity and inclusion, safety, integrity, respect, servant leadership, courage and citizenship. It encourages continuous improvement and offers free courses available through Terex University. Women@Terex provides a supportive network for Terex women in their jobs and careers. It’s an exciting time to be part of the expanding manufacturing sector. Terex is a place where you can work and grow. Come talk to us!
Position: Production Area Manager
Reports to: Operations Director
Responsiblefor planning, organising, directing and controlling the activities and resources in the Operations using the Terex Operating System. Responsible for all operational activities (Safety, Quality, Delivery, Cost & People) within specified area.
Ensure full Health, Safety and Environmental compliance throughout the company
Institutionalise and lead best business practices through lean manufacturing thinking and The Terex Way
Demonstrate good leadership skills to manage the Group Leaders, Production Supervisors, Managers and Team Members in process adherence.
Performance Management of all Team Members in your area of responsibility
Control and manage day to day production flow to deliver on time through level pull
Control production costs and spend to within budget and assist in setting department budgets
Manage the delivery of customer ready quality to both internal and external customers with zero defects
Be responsible for maintaining and improving the existing lean manufacturing production process
Implement and coach Terex Business System initiatives and tools in all areas
Manage and control SWIP in all areas
Manage and control inventory through constant cycle checking and reporting
Ensure the maintenance of engineering items, equipment and machinery using TPM
Results focused with the energy, drive and commitment to make it happen.
A practical understanding of lean manufacturing is required to coach and practice Flow, Level Pull, TAKT adherence, JIT, Problem Solving, Continuous Improvement techniques, Visual Management and Synchronous Material Flow systems (PFEP, Kanban).
Demonstrate a high degree of flexibility to accept and fulfil any other reasonable duties that may be required from time to time.
Understanding Lean Business System Principles and Thinking
Following Instructions & Procedures
Leading & Supervising
Deciding & Initiating Action
Planning and Organising
Delivering Results & Meeting Customer Expectations
Coping with Pressures & Setbacks
Persuading and Influencing
Learning & Researching
Achieving personal Goals and Objectives
Business acumen, communications and presentation skills
Manufacturing engineering experience
Manufacturing systems experience
You will be expected to promote Business Process Excellence, Efficiency and Continuous Improvement and encourage a "One Team" mindset.
All applicants must demonstrate through their application form, how they meet the criteria for the position applied for.
This above description is non-exhaustive and there may be additional duties in accordance with the role. We reserve the right to enhance our selection criteria at the short listing stage, if required.
We offer attractive remuneration packages, a generous benefits package and employment stability with a profitable company who can provide excellent long term career prospects
TEREX is an equal opportunity employer and appointments are based on merit. We value diversity and welcome applications from all sections of the community.
Job ID 2018-38020
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