manufacturing manager in willenhall

15 August 2019
jake brett, randstad cpe
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£ 35,000 - £ 60,000 per year
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willenhall, west midlands
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£ 35,000 - £ 60,000 per year
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jake brett, randstad cpe

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Manufacturing Manager

We currently have the opportunity to recruit a Manufacturing Manager into our distribution site in Wednesfield. This is a fantastic opportunity for an experienced manager to autonomously effect change, with a clear route to progression, on a site that has been heavily invested in, with new state of the art technology. If you're interested, please click apply today!

About the Company:

Our client is one of the world's top ten steel producers. It is an international business with almost 50 years worth of experience in the development and manufacturing of pre-finished steel products. With the huge part they play in society, they have been responsible for building both Heathrow Terminal 5 as well as the Wembley Arch; you can be part of this!


* A market competitive salary
* 35 days holidays per annum, inclusive of bank holidays
* Annual Pay Review
* Annual Bonus Scheme - subject to business and personal performance
* Private Healthcare Scheme (Family cover)
* Company Car
* One of the UK's leading defined contribution pension schemes (10% employer contribution / 6% employee contribution)

About the Job:

As the Manufacturing Manager, you will manage the manufacturing and despatch activities of a large service unit / production department. In this capacity, you will be responsible for the output and quality of all production, packaging and despatch processes on site and the Health and Safety of all manufacturing personnel. You will have responsibility for all site manufacturing employees, circa 265 individuals, servicing over 500 customers across a range of sectors, and will manage around 20 site processes.

Your key responsibilities will include, but not be limited to the following:

* To lead by example and measure the organisational health, creating a strong, mature fair and independent culture, environment.
* To lead and ensure that all manufacturing activities are carried our according to legislative, mandatory & Tata standards.
* To develop short, medium and long term plans to ensure that high level manufacturing goals are achieved and lead programmes for improvement to beat the designated benchmark for the operation.
* To develop monitoring systems to ensure compliance with internal and external quality standards.
* To develop plans to ensure that the annual plan spend budget is achieved and communicated effectively.
* To manage direct report and communications to ensure the management and the organisation are kept informed about the particularities and results of the production performance.

To be considered for this opportunity, you will ideally be degree educated with significant experience of operating within a similar role. Experience within an automotive background, or an OEM would be preferred.

You should have experience of managing manufacturing processes effectively and be familiar with lean methodologies.

Strong communication and interpersonal skills will be paramount to your success, communicating with suppliers, customers and individuals at all levels of the business.

If this role is of interest to you, and matches your skills sets and experience then please click apply below to submit your CV and cover letter. Please ensure your up to date contact details are on your CV before applying. If your application is shortlisted, we will call you and discuss the role in further detail to ensure this role is what you are looking for and meets our clients needs.

Randstad CPE values diversity and promotes equality. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate against any of the protected characteristics that fall under the Equality Act 2010. We encourage and welcome applications from all sections of society and are more than happy to discuss reasonable adjustments and/or additional arrangements as required to support your application.

Candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK.

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