Workshop & Production Manager

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Job Description

 We are looking for a Workshop Manager who will be responsible for the smooth running of operations in our production workshop. 


1/ Plan and monitor the order schedule

  • Draw up a production schedule based on customer orders
  • Prioritise the allocation of the workshop's human resources
  • Ensure that the production stages of an order are respected
  • Ensure that production orders (MO in ERP) are kept up to date on a daily basis

2/ Ensure that the workspace is operational

  • Ensure that cleaning is carried out at regular intervals
  • Ensure that printing tools and systems are in good condition
  • Monitor physical stock levels and report impending shortages to the Purchasing Manager
  • Ensure that preparation lines are always supplied to avoid stock-outs

3/ Checking and implementing quality procedures

  • Ensure that picking methods are clear and up-to-date
  • Ensure that the methods are followed by the operators
  • Ensure that products are labelled correctly
  • Use error data to implement continuous improvement and avoid future errors 
  • Use ERP to check stock levels 

4/ Liaise between production and other departments

  • Ensure that the schedule is understood by all and that requirements are communicated
  • Ensure that the workload is correctly distributed between operators
  • Represent the production team to other departments
  • Communicate effectively with people inside and outside the team

5/ Prepare orders with the team

  • Do picking and set the example
  • Assemble electronic control units

Preferred Experience

We’re looking for a highly motivated individual, with proven experience and a high level of creativity, ready to involve herself/himself in an exciting and growing company. 

Our team is young - with a median age of 32 - and we have a very committed but flexible work culture. We are a team of curious and creative people with good communication skills.

We’re looking for someone that has the following skill set :

  • A sociable and flexible profile, eager to learn and work with the rest of the team
  • 2 to 3 years' experience in a similar role
  • A keen interest in manufacturing, machinery and production, and a desire to acquire technical knowledge related to our business.
  • Excellent command of FR (spoken and written). EN is a plus.

What we offer

  • Full-time contract, based in Brussels (close to the Anderlecht station, easy access by bike, public transport, or car).
  • Competitive salary and package.
  • 25 days of annual leave
  • Ability to quickly make a difference within the company and grow with us.
  • Access (and encouragement) to learn and use Mekanika’s machine park for personal projects.
  • Starting ASAP.
Diversity is crucial to making technology and society more open, fair, and inclusive. Therefore, we encourage candidates of all cultural backgrounds, genders, sexualities, and abilities to apply. If you don't think you meet all the requirements, we still want to encourage you to apply. Some qualities cannot be captured in bullet points.