Engineering Manager

Recruiter
TEC Partners
Location
Staffordshire
Salary
45000.00 - 55000.00 GBP Annual
Posted
03 Aug 2017
Closes
18 Aug 2017
Sector
Engineering
Job Type
Manager
Contract Type
Permanent
Engineering Manager(Lean Manufacturing experience needed) - Based in Norwich

An Engineering Manager role in Norwich, with a highly innovative and growing manufacturing business. The Engineering Manager will be responsible for implementing the engineering strategy at a state of the art facility. The position is reporting into the Head of Operations and responsible for managing a team of Engineers, focused on Continuous Improvements and delivering capital projects, contractors and budgets.

Our client is looking for a driven and motivated individual to join the senior management team on site.

Engineering Manager Duties and Responsibilities Include:

Duties

*Working closely with the senior management team on implementation of Lean and Six Sigma Strategy, change management and all related activities at the site
*Conducting Lean System assessments and identifying need for improvements
*Providing Lean and Six Sigma support across the organisation, eliminating waste and increasing customer satisfaction, cost reduction and improving financial performance
*Providing training and mentoring on both methodologies
*Leading the continuous improvements team
*Managing simultaneous multiple projects

Qualifications:

*A degree or equivalent in any engineering discipline
*Certified Lean and Six Sigma practitioner, trainer and mentor (ideally Black Belt)
*Strong management/ operational experience
*Proven experience in leading and implementing Lean in a manufacturing/ engineering corporate environment
*Strong leadership and change management skills
*Proficient communication and influencing skills

The successful candidate will need to demonstrate the following skills and experiences:

- Qualified to a minimum of HND or HNC level in an engineering discipline, a degree qualification would be highly advantageous

Leading a team of experienced engineers, your duties will include: