Engineering Production Manager

Job Title: Engineering Production Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Leeds, West Yorkshire
Salary: £0.00 - £42000 per annum + Pension, Life Assurance
Start Date: asap
Reference: J893751_1512041254
Contact Name: Charlie Ward
Contact Email:
Job Published: November 30, 2017 11:27

Job Description

Have the ability to manage the following;

  • Task procedures
  • Tool Box Talks
  • Tool and equipment inspections
  • Safety Equipment checks
  • Staff Training - ensuring up to date / in date and any new needs identified and implemented
  • First aid

Process development and management - experience in the development of key processes, their implementation and management of such processes to ensure they run reliably:

  • Oversee stock management / ordering / use / assignment to job
  • Oversee goods inwards processes
  • Manage product build timeline and distribution
  • QA - oversight of plant pre-commissioning and testing
  • Reporting - weekly / monthly reporting on progress, costs - i.e. cost vs budget for build including management of resource hours
  • Development of production methods and production schedules
  • Equipment and asset management including testing and calibration of tools and equipment
  • Resource management - holidays and sick, time sheets, general day to day staff management
  • Management of administrative resource
  • Collaborate on annual budgets
  • Carry out performance appraisals

Skills and attributes required for the role

  • A qualified Mechanical or Electrical Engineer or with recent experience and knowledge of working within a manufacturing / assembly environment
  • Experienced in Lean manufacturing & continuous improvement
  • Experience working with an assembled product and in making process improvements
  • Staff management or supervisory experience
  • Minimum 4 years production experience in a position of responsibility within production.