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PCB Manufacturing Manager

  • Location: Royton
  • Salary: £0 per year per annum
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 28 days ago

Jonathan Lee Recruitment are currently looking for a PCB Manufacturing Manager / Value Stream Leader, the role entails:-



Key tasks:

Manage, lead and motivate the Value Stream team and handle disciplinary issues as and when appropriate.

Drive the production cells to deliver plan levels of Safety, Quality, Delivery, Cost and Growth by ensuring that all employees are fully engaged in improving the performance of the Value Stream.

Ensure execution of daily and weekly production plan of each production cell.

Maintain KPI boards and conduct daily walkthroughs and weekly KPI reviews with Leadership Team.

Cascading the takt time to all Team Leaders and performance boards and review cell performance daily with Team Leaders to ensure takt time is being achieved hourly.

Ensure efficiencies and productivity of each production cell/Value Stream.

Monitor standard work productivity rates and work with the Value Stream team to implement initiatives to improve standard work productivity.To run daily & weekly stream / cell 'manning and planning' sessions to ensure all cells are effectively manned to satisfy customer demand.

Ensure all data is gathered correctly from cells (output, downtime, losses, etc)

Manage all aspects of Health, Safety and Environment within the stream including safety tours and risk assessments, reporting of and investigation of accidents and incidents, and ensure standards are maintained at all times

Ensure 5S, TPM, MRS, Safety and Quality auditing is complete for all areas of the stream

Display leadership characteristics in implementing the Crane Business System, driving Standard Work, 5S, TPM etc

Devise and implement intellectual capital initiatives for all reports in the Value Stream including development of appropriate skills and competences to ensure that stream capability is maintained to the highest level on all processes. Work with the Stream CBS facilitator to implement operator training in accordance with the stream training plan

Handle all administration issues in relation to reports eg pass-outs, shift change notifications, holiday booking, return to work interviews etc

Deputize for the Value Stream Manager when they are away from the business

Job Requirements:University degree in a technical (engineering, manufacturing, business systems) or business subject

Minimu m of 2 years' manufacturing / engineering experience in a planning or line management role

Excellent team builder and people motivator

Self-starter, positive attitude, resilience, good time management skills, analytical

High digital quotient, including a good knowledge of Microsoft Office suite software (e.g. Word, Excel, Powerpoint)

Experience in Lean tools.

Experience on Problem solving tools.


Suitably qualified and experienced PCB Manufacturing Manager / Value Stream Leaders should apply by contacting Paul Coates at Jonathan Lee Recruitment +44 (0) 1926963291 or by emailing their CV to

Your CV will be forwarded to Jonathan Lee Recruitment, a leading engineering and manufacturing recruitment consultancy established in 1978. The services advertised by Jonathan Lee Recruitment are those of an Employment Agency.