Technical Manager

Recruiter
Encore Personnel
Location
Sandiacre, UK
Salary
Competitive
Posted
16 Jul 2019
Closes
22 Jul 2019
Ref
1181379722
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
TECHNICAL MANAGER - CNC MACHINE SHOP

NOTTINGHAMSHIRE

£75k

A manufacturer and supplier of high precision machined products with over 200 facilities globally, is now seeking a Technical Manager to join their growing UK facility based facility in Nottinghamshire. Taking responsibilities currently being covered by a Director, this newly created position will grant you the autonomy to lead the department and introduce changes as you see fit, giving you full responsibility for the success of the manufacturing, maintenance and tooling departments.

THE ROLE:

As a Technical Manager, you will report into the Operations Director. You will utilise your leadership skills to coach, motivate and empower employees from the manufacturing, maintenance and tooling departments to achieve realistic growth and increased output plans, by driving forward operational performance through effective management of processes and the workforce.

Some of your responsibilities are listed below:
  • Oversee the engineering, manufacturing, maintenance and tooling departments on a day to day basis
  • Utilise leadership skills to coach, motivate and empower employees
  • Upskill staff and identifying training needs
  • Drive forward operational performance through effective management of processes and the workforce
  • Authorise the purchase of all new manufacturing equipment or assets, maximising the return on capital investment
  • Analyse budget and yield ensuring cost saving plans are developed
  • Lead continuous improvement activities and support initiatives to improve efficiencies
  • Ensure successful delivery of CAPEX projects
  • Champion business strategy and goals
  • Monitor output, quality, cost and health & safety ensuring KPI's have been met

THE CANDIDATE:

The ideal Technical Manager will have/be:
  • Previously worked in a CNC Machine Shop / machining environment
  • Proven track record of process improvement utilising lean manufacturing techniques
  • Knowledge of process mapping and Six Sigma (beneficial)
  • Leader not a Manager
  • Commercially astute with the ability to think strategically
  • A dynamic personality with the attitude to always do better
  • Ability to communicate and engage with people across all levels

COMMUTABLE FROM:

Derby, Ilkeston, Leicester, Loughborough, Mansfield, Nottingham

BENEFITS:
  • £65k - £75k
  • Bonus (dependant on company and individual performance)
  • Contributory Pension
  • Internal progression
  • To be a part of a company that is growing aggressively
  • 25 Days Annual Leave & Statutory Holidays

HOW TO APPLY:

To be considered for this role, please click on the link provided. If you would like any further information about this vacancy before applying, please feel free to contact us and ask for Taher Rahman.
Encore Personnel are an Equal Opportunities Employer. Specialist Recruiters in the Technical/engineering, Industrial, Driving, Energy and senior appointment sectors. Supplying nationally. Encore offer a "refer a friend" reward scheme where you could receive a gift of up to £500.

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