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Manufacturing Manager

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  • Salary: Competitive
  • Location: Devon
  • Ref: DT 311

My client, an International Manufacturer based in the South West are looking for an experienced Manufacturing Manager with a strong understanding of Kaizen and Lean Principles to join the team on a permanent basis. 

Manufacturing Manager responsibilities include...

·         Labour and materials planning to ensure customer demand is met.

·         Work closely with Production and Quality teams to ensure Quality specifications are met.

·         Lead daily meetings with the Planning and Manufacturing teams to develop and implement countermeasures.

·         Create and execute resource plans with the Planning and Manufacturing teams.

·         Manage department costs (production output, labour, overtime, absorption, costs).

·         Prioritise daily maintenance requirements.

Manufacturing Manager requirements include...

·         A minimum of 5 years’ managerial experience working in a manufacturing environment.

·         Experience of managing a large and diverse workforce.

·         Six Sigma Green/Black belt or proven relevant experience.

·         A degree in Manufacturing, Engineering or related discipline is highly desirable.

·         Sound knowledge of modern manufacturing methodologies and systems planning.

If you would like some more detailed information on this position and details on how to apply, please email an up to date version of your CV to Dan at Cathedral Appointments or give me a call on 01392 413577.  My client is looking to start interviews immediately so do not hesitate. 

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