Production Engineering Manager
Barnsley, South Yorkshire
£40,000 to £50,000 + Bonus
Nicholas Associates Group is recruiting on behalf of a long-standing client for a Production Engineering Manager, to join committed and multi-disciplined team based in their manufacturing facility that has recently undergone a significant amount of investment.
A well respected manufacturing organisation that prides itself on its global reputation for quality & performance.
The company offer a market leading benefits and rewards package, as well as genuine career progression opportunities through a number of courses and seminars as well as running a number of exciting talent and trainee programmes.
This is a great opportunity for a talented individual to design and develop market leading products for the global market.
Provide leadership to the Production Engineering Team including Process, Design & Maintenance.
Control and develop the site layout plans and value stream layout / organisation / standardisation plans.
Support the reduction in overall manufacturing costs
Identify, evaluate and implement tooling and equipment
Carry out design for manufacture assessment
Carry out Make vs Buy' analysis / costing
SKILLS & EXPIRENCE
Hold a formal qualification (Degree, HND / HNC) in Mechanical Engineering, Manufacturing Systems or related disciplines.
Excellent capability with Kaizen/LEAN/Six Sigma problem resolution techniques;
Strong understanding of Manufacturing Process: Welding/Fabrication, Machining & Assembly
Understanding of costing models, standard costing methods and time study techniques.
Excellent man management skills, including the ability to act as a coach to the team and provide encouragement and support.
A desire to improve continually, happy to lead on change and improve the culture of the business and to empower people within the business.
SALARY & BENEFITS
Salary between £40,000 to £50,000 based on experience
Pension & Sick Pay Scheme
Profit Share Scheme
If you are interested in the Production Engineering Manager role, please apply as soon as possible as interviews are due to take place within the coming weeks. If you have any questions at all, please contact Danny Faulkner of Nicholas Associates (phone number removed)