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Engineering Manager - EXPIRED

Job Title: Engineering Manager - EXPIRED
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Burnley
Salary: £45k - 60k per year
Duration: Permanent
Contact Name: Peter Talbot
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Job Published: over 1 year ago

Job Description - EXPIRED

Role overview:

Automotive Division Engineering Manager (Production)

One of the UK’s most advanced, vertically integrated precision engineering companies is looking to recruit an Engineering Manager for their Tier 1 Automotive division. This role is a key element in the continued success and growth of the automotive team who are direct suppliers to some of the most successful and highest profile luxury automotive brands manufactured in the UK.

Due to increased customer demand the site is already well underway with huge expansion plans to increase capacity and widen the services they provide.

I am looking for an Engineering Manager to take ownership of Production Engineering and drive the development, implementation, operation, maintenance, and control of all processes in the manufacture of our products.

We are looking for an ambitious, dynamic and analytical problem solver, a manager who can take ownership, anticipates and overcomes obstacles, works collaboratively and embraces change.

You will be working in collaboration with the Production and Quality managers. You will have direct responsibility for a team of engineers who are responsible for installation, maintenance and improvement of efficiencies throughout the product lifecycle; launch of new products, maintaining existing production processes and identifying and implementing process improvements.  You will have budgetary responsibility for your department.

The successful candidate will be educated to Degree level or an equivalent level in Engineering / Manufacturing discipline.

  • You will have previous experience working within an automotive precision engineering, CNC metal cutting or manufacturing environment. 
  • Demonstrate an understanding of OEE improvement
  • Working knowledge of 2D & 3D CAD
  • Ability to design processes and layouts
  • Experience of DFMEA, APQP, PPAP & FMEA
  • Lean Manufacturing, Six Sigma
  • New Product Introduction, reworking design changes and upgrades through to production
  • Experience of leading and managing a team

Excellent analytical and problem solving skills will be critical to your success in the role.  We’ll also expect you to have the motivation to embrace continuous improvement along with strong communication, project management and interpersonal skills.   

This is a fantastic opportunity for an ambitious engineer. To learn more please send your C.V. now.

KEY WORDS: Poka Yoke, DFMEA, FMEA, Automotive, CNC Manufacturing, Precision Engineering, CAD, Lean Manufacturing, Continuous Improvement, Fishbone, Burnley, Blackburn, Lancashire, Production Engineer, SOP's, Manufacturing operations, Senior Manufacturing Engineer, Senior Industrial engineer, Advanced Industrial Engineer, Advanced Mechanical Engineer, Advanced Quality Engineer, 6S, 6 sigma, Six Sigma, 5S, Green Belt, Black Belt,

Ref: PTPEMB1 | Published: 04th Dec 2017

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