Engineering Manager

Salary: £60,000 + Benefits

Are you ready for a new challenge in 2018? A global engineering business in the West Midlands is gearing up for a busy year and is looking to expand across all engineering units. We are looking for a new Engineering Manager to lead a medium sized team of engineers and technicians.

The role reports directly to the Operations Manager but will have a dotted line to the Plant Director. The role has two aspects to it. You’ll be responsible for a team which has both production and maintenance personnel. The majority of the role is production biased but with leadership and direction needed for the maintenance team. This business is developing their LEAN manufacturing techniques, so it would be essential to have experience in a LEAN or equivalent environment.

The role isn’t completely hands off so you’ll be required to still be involved technically on a day to day basis. As part of the role, you’ll be responsible for delivery projects from beginning to end so any experience of working with project management will be key to the position. You’ll have a 4 x direct reports who will support you in the role.

Engineering Manager Responsibilities:

  • Qualified to degree level or equivalent
  • Leading the overall production and maintenance strategy
  • New Product Introduction
  • Resolution of any technical issues internally and externally
  • Working in a LEAN environment
  • Ensuring all products meet the right quality standards
  • Project Management – delivering through APQP
  • Improving the overall plant efficiency
  • Ensuring budgets are on track

If you have the required skills for this Engineering Manager position, please get in touch ASAP with an up to date copy of your CV – 0161 457 1175

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