Production Engineering Manager

Recruiter
Dawn Consulting Limited
Location
Cheltenham, UK
Salary
Competitive
Posted
07 Jun 2019
Closes
19 Jun 2019
Ref
1174089176
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Production and Engineering Manager

£35-45,000 (dependant on experience) + bonus + benefits + pension.Precision Engineering Company, Cheltenham.

Reporting into the Managing Director the Production and Engineering Manager will be a key member of the team and as such will be highly valued and rewarded as the business continues to expand.

The Company:is a young, well-funded precision engineering company with a reputation for innovation and technical excellence and a passion for delivering excellent customer service.Utilising the latest, state-of-the-art machinery they have a large milling and turning capacity, often producing larger items for heavy engineering companies and those making automated machinery.They provide an exceptional service to clients, both direct and as a subcontractor, across a wide range of sectors including automotive, pharmaceutical, aerospace, defence and oil and gas.

Production and Engineering Manager, Responsibilities:
  • Management of the shop floor with responsibility for quality, production, maintenance, health and safety, tooling and rectifying drawing issues.
  • Team Management with responsibility for performance, appraisals, and creating a harmonious working environment.
  • Setting weekly/monthly output levels and organising work flow.
  • Understanding capacity levels and identifying any clashes or shortfalls in work before they happen.
  • Setting and managing overtime/shift levels (liaison with senior management) and staff holiday booking and arranging cover accordingly.
  • Creating and implementing training programmes to 'upskill' staff.
  • Helping to resolve manufacturing problems on the shop floor.
  • Liaise and assist with customers and estimating, to include learning manufacturing processes on more complex work.
  • Identifying areas for improvement and implementing manufacturing efficiencies.

Production and Engineering Manager, Skills and Experience:
  • Strong knowledge of engineering and machining processes with a CNC background.
  • Experience of planning and organising production schedules in an engineering environment
  • Experience of successfully managing and motivating teams.
  • A proactive team player, with a positive 'can do' attitude.
  • Knowledge and experience of using MRP/ERP systems.

Production and Engineering Manager. Unfortunately, we are unable to respond to every application but If your CV is shortlisted you will be contacted within 3 weeks to discuss the role and your application in more detail, prior to arranging interviews.

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