Manufacturing Engineering Manager

Recruiter
Search Consultancy Ltd
Location
Belle Vue
Posted
01 Dec 2017
Closes
03 Jan 2018
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Manufacturing Engineering Manager

Our chosen business partner is a leading manufacturer of safety products and is growing substantially due to acquisition and demand.

Key Responsibilities;

* The management and supervision of site Quality, Maintenance, Design and Process Engineering departments, personnel and resources.

* Align and manage site engineering resources to achieve the needs and expectations of the business.

* To ensure Key Performance Indicators, financial spends and all engineering activities are reported and communicated effectively.

* To improve operational output and efficiency via the identification and completion of engineering continuous improvement projects.

* To ensure engineering lead Lean implementation and continuously monitor and review improvement action plans.

* To complete cost benefit analysis and assemble capital expenditure requests in line with site strategic objectives.

* Specify resources and factory layouts for new product and process activities.


Key Accountabilities;

* Manage and delegate actions to each department managers and Engineering Team resources.
* Cascade and manage the completion of Quality, Maintenance, Design and Process Engineering objectives.
* Conduct effective performance appraisals with direct reports.
* Manage Engineering financial budgets including forecasting and overspend analysis.
* Use industrial engineering methods, tools and techniques to determine and achieve optimum manufacturing conditions.
* Manufacture feasibility analysis and PFMEA for new products and processes.
* Ensure effective Maintenance of Plant/Building/Facilities is achieved.
* Perform cost analysis of manufacturing products and processes.
* Write process specifications and make recommendations regarding safety and ergonomic improvements.
* Write specifications for manufacturing equipment and make recommendations for equipment procurement.
* Support Management of Change activities via effective communication, employee engagement and involvement.
* Monitor plant and process equipment through production start-up and sign off activities.
* Complete Process Audits and monitor manufacturing best practices techniques and standards.
* Improvement strategies: Participate and/or lead activities for manufacturing footprint analysis, continuous improvement of new and/or ongoing manufacturing process and lean manufacturing implementation.




Key Requirements;

· Degree in Engineering (mechanical or industrial)
· Minimum 4 year experience as a Manufacturing or Industrial Engineering Manager
· High volume manufacturing environment experience


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