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Are you an experienced Head of Production looking for a new opportunity?
JMC Aviation is working with a leading MRO Organisation based in Ireland, looking to recruit a Head of Production to join their expanding team.
This is a Permanent Position based in Ireland with an immediate start date.
The responsibilities of the Head of Production will involve:
– Leading and supporting the Production Team and be the escalation point for all production matters, which include driving performance and continuous improvement efforts
– Building productive relationships with internal stakeholders and employees
– Ensuring all aircraft and component maintenance contracted by customers is completed and certified in accordance with clear work orders or signed contract
– Ensuring company procedures and quality standards are complied with when performing maintenance
– Promoting initiatives being run to manage corrective and preventative actions on internal audits
– Ensuring competence of all personnel engaged by partnering with the relevant departments to ensure the relevant training and development occurs
– Partnering with the stakeholders across the business in a timely and effective manner to ensure successful outcomes
– Ensuring quality, productivity, efficiency, management and administration of the maintenance activities are to an acceptable standard and aims for continuous improvement
– Ensuring availability of sufficient competent personnel for the work being performed including the necessary resources to support maintenance activities
– Supporting ongoing recruitment and assessment of competent contract personnel to supplement production labour when required
– Ensuring safety procedures and practices outlined in company manuals and industry standards are adhered to by production staff at all times
– Ensuring statutory and legal requirements of mandatory, hazard and accident/incident reporting are complied with
– Ensuring corrective and preventive actions required from resulting audits undertaken
– Ensuring the Production Team meet the required commercial objectives of an aircraft
– Ensuring availability of facilities and a working environment appropriate to the planned work including workshops, office accommodation and storage
In order to be successful in this role, the Head of Production will need to demonstrate the following skills and attributes:
– Ideally a qualified B1 or B2 Aircraft Engineer during their career
– Recognised management qualification and several years' management experience
– Recognised qualifications and experience in continuous improvement, lean or operational excellence
If you think this is the role for you and you have the necessary skills and attributes, please apply today or contact JMC Aviation for more details.
Please note that due to the high level of applicants we will only be contacting shortlisted candidates regarding this role.
For this opportunity JMC Aviation Ltd is acting as an employment agency.

Job details

Ref: AAG/SF/HQ00015690

Type: Permanent

Location: Shannon

Hiring Consultant: Samuel Fawkes

Job Type: Permanent

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