Plant Manager

Robert Walters
10 Jan 2018
09 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

A global manufacturer in Lancashire are looking for a Plant Manager to lead their engineering and production operations in the UK. They operate in a fast moving manufacturing environment and the role will be driving procedure and process excellence through continuous improvement activity. Alongside this you will need an understanding of highly automated plant from an electrical engineering perspective.

As plant manager you will be responsible for operations and engineering staff on site in Lancashire as well as other UK operations with an operation budget of c£10M. Quality and customer service is a key component of the business so you will ensure 98% OTIF through a sustained reliability programme, planning a quality matrix. Alongside this you will be responsible for developing a team culture within the operation with a big emphasis on driving and encouraging continuous improvement activity.

To be considered for the role of plant manager you must be able to demonstrate the following:

  • Site leadership in a high speed manufacturing environment
  • Degree qualified in an engineering discipline with a preference towards electrical
  • Engaging leadership style with strong customer service skills
  • Strong continuous improvement knowledge an techniques

For further information please contact Richard Lamplugh on 0161 2407453 or email

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