PRODUCTION ENGINEERING MANAGER

Recruiter
Hunter Selection Ltd
Location
Norwich, Norfolk
Salary
45000.0000
Posted
19 Jul 2017
Closes
18 Aug 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
PRODUCTION ENGINEERING MANAGER

Norwich

To £50,000 basic + Pension

This UK leader in the design and manufacture of industrial machinery for a variety of worldwide international markets has an opportunity for a Production Manager to organise and run the factory. Reporting directly to the Managing Director the remit is to oversee all aspects of assembly and build. This role requires strong management and leadership. You will need the ability to gain respect of the production team through your professionalism, whilst mucking in when required. This Company prides itself on its reputation to deliver a bespoke tailored first class product ever time. Part of this role is hitting the demanding production schedules as the business expands.

Role & Responsibilities
*Manage and lead all aspects of factory production
*Facilitate and make sure Production build targets are met.
Feedback issues to the MD and management team
*Work closely with design and sales to achieve business aims.
*Oversee and control new product development through design, prototype to manufacturing.
*Control work flows, manufacturing bottlenecks, labour
Work with development team to complete product test procedures.
To provide clear, accurate communication and administration to support customer demands.
Understand modern manufacturing techniques to improve business performance

Required Skills & Experience
*HNC/HND in Mechanical Engineering
*Experience in a manufacturing production environment
*Strong personality to lead and manage
*Understand modern manufacturing principles
*Flexible working attitude
*Liaise closely with Sales, able to demonstrate good communication skills
*Knowledge of hydraulics systems and vehicle design advantageous
*Ability to liaise with owners and Directors of the business

Benefits Package
*Stable and secure private business
*Competitive salary

In return for your commitment my client offers a stable and secure career for a technically motivated leader. If you feel this is of interest please send your CV to directly to Simon Kinson to or call for a confidential discussion on
Hunter Selection recruit Engineering professionals in Design, Manufacturing, Field Service, electrical & electronic engineering, Production, Purchasing, Manufacturing, and Mechanical engineering