Industrial Engineering Manager

Recruiter
Cordant Technical and Engineering
Location
Leeds, UK
Salary
Competitive
Posted
20 May 2019
Closes
27 May 2019
Ref
1149563160
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Industrial Engineering Manager - Based in Leeds

Basic salary between £40,000 and £50,000 depending on experience + benefits

Working for a global manufacturer of electronic products, this role is a management position with a focus on long term continuous improvement working with LEAN methodologies. A fantastic opportunity to join a true worldwide market leader in a senior role based in their Leeds plant.

The Role:

  • Managing the industrial engineering function and to manage a team of six direct reports. This includes training and development of new employees as well as challenging and coaching the existing team
  • Utilising the right methods for improving plant capacity, worker efficiency and reducing waste of labour and materials
  • Working closely with the entire operations, quality management, engineering and project management teams to achieve end results
  • You'll be required to drive the value stream management process to improve lead times, stock, WIP and process cycle efficiency
  • Developing accurate manning levels for various production rates utilising industrial engineering line balance techniques
  • Managing the integrated LEAN industrial and maintenance process to secure all infrastructure aspects of any building work necessary. Have a strong TPM approach
  • Identifying capital improvement projects and co-ordinate with wider business departments from business case presentation through execution and post mortem validation. CAPEX and OPEX responsible project based

The Person:

  • You'll have a minimum of an HND or degree level education in an engineering discipline plus strong LEAN qualifications and/or experience
  • You'll have strong knowledge and become a plant expert in a specific area of industrialisation/manufacturing (eg lean manufacturing, video analysis, simulation tools, cost analysis etc)
  • Ideally you will have relevant understanding of volume mechanical/production engineering principals, systems and machine operation
  • Experience focused around moulding and assembly of electronic based products would be a great advantage

The Package:

  • A basic salary between £40,000 and £50,000 is offered depending on experience
  • There is an annual bonus available
  • 28 days holiday + statutory holidays
  • Pension
  • Working for a global market leader with real opportunities for career development


This role is available immediately so if you feel your experience and attributes match our requirements and want to join a true market leader please apply below. All shortlisted candidates will be contacted within 48 hours

Cordant Group is an equal opportunities employer

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