Weaving Manager West Yorkshire

Recruiter
Charisma Exec
Location
West Yorkshire
Salary
Excellent salary
Posted
03 Oct 2018
Closes
31 Oct 2018
Function
Technical
Sector
Textiles
Job Type
Permanent
Level
Manager

Fantastic opportunity has arisen for a WEAVING MANAGER to join a well established &  successful company based in West Yorkshire. You will be experienced and mechanically minded to manage the weaving machines , you will work as part of a team providing an efficient service within the weaving department with the purpose of maximising weaving and other operating efficiencies.

Mainly responsible for:

  • Ensuring that all looms are kept in peak working condition following a detailed preventative maintenance schedule:
    • Prioritising maintenance to ensure maximum loom efficiency
    • Identifying worn or defective parts replacing as and when required
    • Checking and changing lubricants as per the maintenance schedule
    • Internal cleaning.
  • Identification and rectification of weaving quality problems.
  • Ensure each job has a pattern standard in the drawer.  If not, collect from Design.
  • To ensure that a safe working environment is followed through the strict adherence to company health and safety rules and procedures:
    • Ensuring that all maintenance, repair and lubrication is carried out when the looms are at a standstill.
    • Ensuring that machines are only operated in line with the manufacturer’s instructions.
    • Ensuring that a high standard of housekeeping is maintained, with particular emphasis and notice taken of oil grease and warp lubricant spillages
  • Management of all employees within the Weaving department.
  • Drawing up training plans for employees.
  • Drawing up Health & Safety Risk Assessments for department.
  • Responsible for time and attendance using the TMS system, including payroll information.
  • Updating Human Resources and Manager, as necessary.
  • Liaising with different managers to support in the role.
  • Compiling efficiency statistics.
  • Other duties which are deemed suitable.

Attributes and Experience

  • Manager / Supervisor skills
  • Attention to detail.
  • Good literacy skills
  • Excellent timekeeping.
  • Full capacity to recognise and distinguish between different colours.
  • Mechanical knowledge of Weaving machines
  • Prior experience as a supervisor/manager in Weaving department, preferably using Dornier looms.
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