Profession manufacturing facility manager
Manufacturing facility managers foresee the maintenance and routine operational planning of buildings intended to be used for manufacturing activities. They control and manage health and safety procedures, supervise the work of contractors, plan and handle buildings maintenance operations, fire safety and security issues, and oversee buildings' cleaning activities.
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- Supply chain management
The flow of goods in the supply chain, movement and storage of raw materials, work-in-process inventory, and finished goods from point of origin to point of consumption.
- Electrical power safety regulations
The compliance with safety measures which need to be taken during the installation, operation, and maintenance of constructions and equipment which function in the generation, transmission, and distribution of electrical power, such as the appropriate safety gear, equipment handling procedures, and preventive actions.
- Plan health and safety procedures
Set up procedures for maintaining and improving health and safety in the workplace.
- Adhere to organisational guidelines
Adhere to organisational or department specific standards and guidelines. Understand the motives of the organisation and the common agreements and act accordingly.
- Manage budgets
Conduct cost estimates and budget planning. Monitor the budget, as well as costs and expenses. Forecast the budget development continuously. Report on the budget.
- Carry out energy management of facilities
Contribute to develop effective strategies for energy management and making sure that these are sustainable for buildings. Review buildings and facilities to identify where improvements can be made in energy efficiency.
- Monitor contractor performance
Manage contractor performance and assess whether they are meeting the agreed standard and correct underperformance if needed.
- Plan buildings maintenance work
Schedule maintenance activities of property, systems and services to be deployed in public or private buildings, according to the priorities and needs of the client.
- Supervise work
Direct and supervise the day-to-day activities of subordinate personnel.
- Manage manufacturing facilities
Plan, maintain, and foresee the relevant considerations for manufacturing facilities management. Ensure a steady development of strategic plans for plants and make sure they serve their functionality efficiently.
- Liaise with managers
Liaise with managers of other departments ensuring effective service and communication, i.e. sales, planning, purchasing, trading, distribution and technical.
- Make health, safety and environment assessments
Execute health, safety and environmental assessments to ensure proper working environment and conditions.
- Ensure inspections of facilities
Plan and make sure that a regular inspection system is in place to ensure they are fit for purpose and to prevent hazards and further risks.
- Manage space utilisation
Oversee the design and development of a plan for space and facility allocation that is based on user's needs and priorities.