Location Stroud
Job-type Permanent
Salary £50k - 65k per year
Contact Andy Haddon
Call Andy
Email andrew.haddon.32F59ECA3.0@applybe.com
Reference 99228

Engineering Manager


£50,000 - £65,000

Our client are an established manufacturer based in the Stroud area, they have a range of clients across the globe. Due to a recent sizeable investment, they are looking to expand their current portfolio of products and an engineering manager to oversee the implementation of the new processes and procedures.   

Role Brief – Engineering Manager

Manage a dynamic site with a small/medium sized team. The role itself is balanced between office and shop floor, using a hands on approach to drive shop floor activities such as, CI, mentoring and also championing Health & Safety and 5S.

Responsibilities – Engineering Manager

  • Responsible for day to day running of the Site in General Manager’s absence.

  • Improving Engineering Systems including standardisation of design methods and to extend or improve the Engineering Procedures as appropriate. This to achieve efficient, consistent designs, to optimise the manufacturing process.

  • Ensure that the site is operating in a safe manner and champion safe working to promote company HSE procedures and safe practices.

  • Overall responsible for the Production and Engineering departments.

  • Managing the production department including overseeing the Planning of resource, equipment and customer product focused on achieving customer expectations.

  • Supporting SHE and Environmental Audit and accreditations (SHE champion).

  • Demonstrate measurable improvements in key KPI’s

  • Responsible for driving / developing departmental training.

  • Overseeing Inventory / stock control / Subcontract operations.

  • Assist the quality department to develop actions to improve the quality systems, reduce COPQ and rework.

  • Work with the General Manager to analyse customer forecast data to support capacity planning – looking at medium term to assist with resource and investment.

  • The manager is expected to deal with all issues at an operational level on site and prepare the required management reporting.

Experience/Qualifications – Engineering Manager

  • Strong background in Mechanical Engineering (HNC or Degree)

  • Experience across maintenance, manufacturing, toolroom and design

  • Excellent management and leadership skills

  • Demonstrable experience of leading an engineering function with a proven track record in strategic engineering leadership delivering effective engineering strategies, policies, processes and systems.

For more information on this role, please contact Andrew Haddon on 01453 796617 or send a copy of your CV to Andrew.haddon@omegaresource.co.uk

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Omega Resource Group is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.