Engineer Manager

Recruiter
Tec Partners
Location
Norwich
Salary
£50000 - £55000/annum
Posted
19 Jun 2017
Closes
19 Jul 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Engineer Manager - based in Norfolk

Our client is looking to strengthen the management team by hiring a brand new Engineering Manager to join their growing business. This person will be responsible for leading various staff members in the production teams.

Key Accountabilities and Responsibilities:
To ensure the mould shop has the ongoing capacity to sustainably meet customers' requirements in terms of quality and quantity by:
Ensuring the injection moulding tools and associated machinery/accessories are in fit for purpose condition
Making reasoned recommendations and justifications for backups and/or improvements in terms of tools, ancillary equipment, moulding machines, automation, etc
Ensuring appropriate preventative maintenance regimes are executed in a cost-effective way for tools, machines, ancillary equipment, etc.
Minimising costs associated with the mould shop whilst supporting customer demand
Ensuring the mould shop is run in a professional way in that procedures are up to date, accurate and adhered to and that waste of any kind is minimised, leading to the introduction of LEAN manufacturing technique adoption
Educational Qualifications Required:
Engineering qualification

Key Skills Required:
Deep understanding and experience of a manufacturing area can and should operate
Engineering background
Able to plan and execute preventative maintenance programmes of complex pieces of equipment
Able to make reasoned justifications to support expenditure associated with repairs, servicing and purchase of equipment associated within the work area.
Experience of leading LEAN manufacturing practice introduction & execution
Experience of optimising the performance of the manufacturing area in terms of equipment and operator efficiencies