Job description


  • Entry level
  • No Education
  • Salary to negotiate
  • Chard


The role is to challenge all aspects of mould shop operations and to identify, develop and implement solutions to achieve improvements. Safety, quality and productivity will be the main areas of focus. In addition, support of the shift Supervisors when required to ensure effective operations. The role will cover our Injection moulding, Rotational Moulding and Toolroom operations.

Key Duties and Responsibilities

As an Operations Excellence Technician, you will be involved in a range of activities, which will include;

- Collect and analyse data to identify improvement opportunities and to prepare priorities and justification

- Apply best practice business improvement techniques to significantly change performance

- Have significant experience of applying Workplace Organisation, Standard Operations, Set up reduction and continuous improvement

- Manipulate data to produce reports and presentations to be able to influence colleagues at all levels to implement the proposed changes

- A good working knowledge of Injection and rotational moulding operations and condition setting to be able to both support and challenge current practice within the workplace.

- Delivering training in Business Improvement Techniques and process improvements to change the behaviors and performance of the department, would be advantageous
Person Specification

To be successful in this role you must have the following:

- Significant experience in applying Lean business improvement techniques to improve a manufacturing environment
- Experience of influencing people to make changes to business processes
- Has collected, used and analysed data to understand process performance and to identify improvement opportunities
- Good literacy and numeracy to be able to effectively communicate at all business levels

- Significant examples of improving business safety, quality, productivity, workplace organisation and set up time
- Excel for data analysis
- Creation and delivery of presentations using PowerPoint to educate and change team performance, changing process and behaviour.
- Word for creating reports and justification
- Ability to develop teams and mentor individuals to increase performance
Salary: Circa £25,000 per annum

Please apply via Indeed including an up to date CV

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: £25,000.00 /year

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