• Job Title: Manufacturing Engineering Manager
  • Contract Type: Permanent
  • Salary: £50000 - £67000 per annum
  • Reference: V-81356
  • Contact Email: hastings@sammons.co.uk
  • Contact Phone: 01424 723723
  • Job Published: 04/07/2024 17:26

Job Description

Manufacturing Engineering Manager

| £50000 - £67000 per annum | Posted 20 days ago

Would you like to be a part of an innovative and dynamic work environment, where your expertise will be valued? You will receive opportunities for growth and development and will be responsible for supporting and developing a team.

As a Manufacturing Engineering Team Leader, your main responsibilities include:

  • Develop and execute department strategies aligned with business goals
  • Manage and prioritise workloads for multiple departments
  • Regularly assess and address the team’s training and development requirements
  • Conduct regular 1-2-1 meetings to ensure team objectives are being met
  • Oversee shop floor support, capital investments, new product launches, and cost-saving initiatives
  • Optimise production processes
  • Collaborate with the Design and Project teams to ensure successful product launches
  • Resolve issues to meet delivery targets
  • Lead cost reduction initiatives and report progress regularly
  • Manage budgets
  • Assist with efficiency reporting and accurate product costs
  • Maintain 5S organisation standards
  • Gather and prepare data for monthly presentations
  • Comply with health and safety regulations

Qualifications and Experience Required:
  • Minimum 5 years of experience in manufacturing and 2+ years of leadership experience
  • Degree or equivalent in engineering or a related field
  • Knowledge and experience with TPM
  • Proficiency in Lean Manufacturing techniques, 8D, 5S, and Cell Design
  • Hands-on experience with CNC and moulding machines
  • Experience with MRP systems and SAP
  • Expertise in quality assurance
  • Data analysis and presenting skills
  • Familiarity with continuous improvement methods
  • Proven experience in managing large projects
  • Six Sigma Green Belt or Black Belt certification (or equivalent)


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