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Production Engineering Manager

  • Location: Dagenham
  • Salary: £Comp + Bens
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted about 1 month ago

  • Sector: Automotive
  • Function: Manufacturing and production
  • Contact: Paul Branton
  • Contact Email:
  • Contact Phone: 01268 455525
  • Duration: Permanent
  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Client: MS-RT
  • Expiry Date: 28 June 2022
  • Job Ref: 61828

A great opportunity to join a Qualified Vehicle Modifier of Commercial Vehicles as a Production Engineering Manager. You will be overseeing the introduction of new products into production (NPI) at their manufacturing facilities in Pontypool and Dagenham.

What you'll be doing:

  • Lead a team of multi-discipline professional Production Engineers, planning and co-coordinating their activities to meet departmental and business requirements

  • Manage the interfaces between Production Engineering, NPI Engineering, Design, Operations, Procurement, and other stakeholders

  • Design and development of all new jigs and fixtures designs for all manufacturing facilities

  • Define and implement all new SOPs on new projects

  • Drive a six sigma/continuous improvement mindset within your team to ensure there is a strong focus on process governance and improvement, optimal layout, efficiencies and OEE

Skills helpful for the role:

  • Preferably Degree qualified in an engineering subject

  • Experience of launching new products to market, ideally from an Automotive OEM or Supplier

  • Competent in delivering lean manufacturing/continuous improvement processes

  • Recognition of good design practice

What you'll get:

  • £Competitive

  • Pension

  • Bonus

If you have Production Engineering experience, as a Manager, or you are seeking your next career move, and you want to be considered, please apply today. If you have any questions about the Production Engineering Manager role, please contact Paul Branton at Jonathan Lee Recruitment on 01268 455525.



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