Site Production Manager

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Date: 17 Sep 2023

Location: Savli, IN

Company: Alstom

Leading societies to a low carbon future, Alstom develops and markets mobility solutions that provide the sustainable foundations for the future of transportation. Our product portfolio ranges from high-speed trains, metros, monorail, and trams to integrated systems, customised services, infrastructure, signalling and digital mobility solutions. Joining us means joining a caring, responsible, and innovative company where more than 70,000 people lead the way to greener and smarter mobility, worldwide.




  • Site Managing Director
  • Site Industrial Director,
  • Manager- Industrialisation,
  • Manager-Sourcing & Logistics/Supply Chain,
  • APSYS Leader,
  • HR Manager
  • Site Controller
  • Quality


  • Suppliers
  • Sub-contractors
  • Donor units Customers etc.,
  • Customers (during the audits)


  • QCD of site within scope of responsibility
  • Overheads/Opex of Department
  • KPI: Capacity /workload management – People Utilization, Productivity improvement, tools management, Internal & External Demerits, Cost of Non-Quality from Rework time and material, First Yield Pass at testing & final quality control, Customer Service Level – Delivery Performance, MPS Accuracy (%) 


  • Successfully deploy best–practices to reach world–class excellence in Production; implementation of Lean Manufacturing
  • Fulfill Production objectives.
  • Define management of Production organization (planning, manufacturing, testing, logistics, quality inspection, industrialization, etc).
  • To deploy Industrial Strategies in-line with Product Line Management Committee decisions
  • Contribute to process improvement during the serial production.
  • Participate in the investment/budget planning.
  • Anticipation, proactivity & reactivity for issues.
  • Promote the correct environmental management, in order to assure the treatment of wastes, atmospheric emissions within instructions of Environmental Department.
  • Maintain a safe working environment for employees and sub–contractors in–line with Sector EHS Policy.
  • Manage Manufacturing subcontractors.
  • To Lay out in close relationship with Industrialization
  • Active Participation during New Product Introduction (NPI) along with Industrialization & Transfer of technology
  • Capturing of Return of experience (REX) from Shop floor on quality and productivity aspects
  • Workforce Management and Planning as per Site Sales & Operations plan (Long term production planning)
  • Participate and support Site PDP on weekly basis to define production plan for 1 + 4 weeks horizon. (Medium + Short Term production planning)
  • Ensure that the function is resourced adequately, in terms of number of people and skills.
  • Management, evolution, integration & development of team
  • Competency Mapping followed by detailed training plan with effectiveness check.
  • Provide effective mentoring and coaching to direct reports in order to achieve function objectives.
  • Drive continuous improvement in the fields of productivity and quality.
  • Manage the department KPIs.
  • Lead WPOs in meeting their QCD commitments.
  • Ensure WPOs have the resources they require to meet their QCD commitments.
  • Be responsible for the correct implementation for APSYS pertaining to Manufacturing domain
  • Applying inspection methods and techniques to examine and evaluate the quality of work and materials, and to detect deviations from project specifications, and standard maintenance practices.
  • Identify resource and equipment requirements to efficiently plan the capacity
  • Preparing CONQ based on the defects found during testing and monitoring the rework/replacement required etc.


Knowledge & Desired Experience

  • Full time BE – Mech/Production/Industrial with 15-18  Years of experience in Manufacturing in OEM / Tier1 Heavy Industries
  • Experience in Heavy Fabrication and machining is essential
  • Knowledge of manual and Robotic welding with NDT process is desirable.
  • Knowledge of lean manufacturing tools is essential
  • Interpersonal Skills, Effective Communication & Decision making essential.
  • Experience in Quality Management Systems, Environmental Management Systems & Good industrial safety practices and its effectiveness in day to day working.  

Critical competencies required:

  •  EHS
  • Product Knowledge
  • Process & Methods Knowledge
  • Lean Management
  • People Management
  • Analytical & Problem Solving skills
  • Quality Focus
  • Continuously Learning and Developing people


 Location for the role – Savli , Vadodara

Alstom is the leading company in the mobility sector, solving the most interesting challenges for tomorrow’s mobility. That’s why we value inquisitive and innovative people who are passionate about working together to reinvent mobility, making it smarter and more sustainable. Day after day, we are building an agile, inclusive and responsible culture, where a diverse group of people are offered opportunities to learn, grow and advance in their careers, with options across functions and geographic locations. Are you ready to join a truly international community of great people on a challenging journey with a tangible impact and purpose?  


Equal opportunity statement:
Alstom is an equal opportunity employer committed to creating an inclusive working environment where all our employees are encouraged to reach their full potential, and individual differences are valued and respected.  All qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to race, colour, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, disability status, or any other characteristic protected by local law. 





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