Production Manager (Engines)

Reed Engineering
£35000 - £45000/annum benefits
17 Jul 2017
16 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Production Manager (Engines)

Salary: £(Apply online only) per annum (negotiable, DOE), plus benefits, plus relocation

Hours: 7.30am-4.00pm Monday-Thursday, 7.30am-11.50am Friday

Weston-Super-Mare, Somerset

Are you experienced with powertrain systems, along with assembly lines?

Have you strong people supervisory and management skills, within a relevant manufacturing field

Based in Weston-Super-Mare, this is a market-leading Tier 1 aftermarket automotive supplier, offering plenty of job variety within a fast paced work-place environment, continually expanding its customer base, in a constant growth mode.

Main duties of the job

* Manage a newly installed engine production line
* Daily and weekly production planning, based on production schedule requirements
* Ensure capacity is maximised, and targets achieved, by labour resource allocation
* Forward plan material requirements
* Direct management of supervisors (3/4) and indirect line team (20/25)
* Responsible for KPI achievements: attendance, efficiencies, test rates, material usage, OTIF
* Reactive and proactive continuous improvement project

Experience and skills required

* Relevant people supervisory/management experience
* Experience in powertrain, assembly lines
* TS16949, ISO9000 knowledge
* Achieving relevant KPI targets
* Demonstrable CI success projects
* Ideally mechanically engineering qualified

The company offers good training and growth development, and benefits including 3% pension after probation, 25 days holiday plus bank holidays, and relocation package. For full details please contact Richard Burgess at REED Engineering on (Apply online only) / (Apply online only) or email

If this does appeal to you, please do contact me with your current CV.

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