CI Manager

Perpetual Engineering Partnerships Limited
Cheshire, UK
18 Sep 2019
25 Sep 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
CI Manager


Monday - Friday (early finish at 2pm on Fridays)

£45k plus excellent package

Perpetual Partnerships are a North West based recruitment consultancy part of a larger group of engineering companies, with a significant track record of supporting the key goals of organisations within the engineering community.


We are recruiting for a market leading company within the automotive industry in Cheshire who are seeking an enthusiastic, tenacious and strong willed CI leader to support the growth. You must be experienced in a CI role within a fast paced manufacturing environment. All of the machinery is brand new so expect to work within an excellent environment with a great team of dynamic people with opportunities to progress looking forwards.

The Role

As the only CI Leader on the site and sitting on the leadership board, you will be covering the whole factory and working with all teams in relation to improvements and will essentially be the Lean expert on site. There will be multiple projects to juggle at any one time, with a focus currently on Value Stream Mapping and process flow. You must be a strong willed character who has great influencing skills and confident in reporting results with excellent attention to detail. You will be engaging and be effective in motiviating others and be able to coach managers through to operators. Expect this role to be very hands on so suited to someone who wants to get stuck in on the shop floor.

Qualifications and Skills

Ideally degree calibre but open

Strong preference for automotive experience

At minimum must be from a fast paced manufacturing environment as a minimum

Good lean tool box and problem solving tools - 5s, Kaizan, 8D, SPC, VSM, process mapping

Green or Black Belt Six Sigma certified or trained as a distinct advantage

Engaging and pro active character

Ideally experienced on Minitab statistical software

Strong attention to detail

What you will get in return

You will receive a very generous salary of £45k plus a competitive package including an excellent pension scheme and 4 x life assurance. Alongside this you should expect to become part of a very close team who have a great working ethic, working in a brand new manufacturing environment with exciting opportunities going forwards to progress within the company.

If this seems like the ideal opportunity for you, please apply now or ring Louise Platt on (phone number removed) for further enquiries

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