Assembly Manager/Production Manager

People Source Consulting Ltd
30000.00 - 35000.00 GBP Annual + benefits
29 Nov 2016
30 Nov 2016
Contract Type
Full Time

Assembly Manager/Production Manager
GBP30-35K plus benefits

Join an innovative manufacturing business and coordinate production, assembly and R&D activities.

This Assembly Manager position is perfect for someone from a mechanical engineering background who is looking for leadership responsibility in a hands-on role. You'll have the chance to work on innovative products, with friendly, knowledgeable people, at a successful and growing company, where you can have a genuine impact on the business.

The company is a specialist SME with steady growth, a dedicated team, and innovative, award-winning audio technology products. They are looking for an Assembly Manager who has a mechanical engineering background and leadership/supervisory experience, to lead the assembly team and improve production efficiency.

What will I be doing?
-Lead, manage and motivate a team of 10 Production Operatives
-Monitor and analyse efficiency and output
-Report on productivity
-Identify areas for improvement
-Work closely with R&D to improve production engineering, quality and efficiency
-Create and improve operating procedures
-Train new assembly staff
-Establish production schedules
-Manage supplier and purchasing schedules

What do I need to demonstrate?
-Background in mechanical engineering
-Understanding of mechanical production
-Experience supervising/leading/managing a team
-Able to use Word and Excel to create and analyse reports
-Able to write basic databases for monitoring/storing production info
-Experience in product assembly
-A strong team player who is able to lead from the front

If this sounds like you, please apply and I will contact you with further details if you're successful.

People Source Consulting Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

People Source specialise in technology recruitment across niche markets including Information Technology, Digital TV, Digital Marketing, Project and Programme Management, SAP, Digital and Consumer Electronics, Air Traffic Management, Management Consultancy, Business Intelligence, Manufacturing, Telecoms, Public Sector, Healthcare, Finance and Oil & Gas.