Senior Manager - Manufacturing

Omega Resource Group Limited
£50,000 per annum
08 Aug 2017
17 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Our client is one of the UKs most prestigious car manufacturers. They are currently looking to recruit three full time project engineers. The successful candidate shall be open to work for 12-18 months in our clients manufacturing facility in the West Midlands, and then will be relocated to South Wales to a new facility.

Job Purpose:

As a manager of the Manufacturing Engineering team you will develop and implement the manufacturing strategy required to deliver both new, and existing product content into manufacturing. The successful candidate will work closely with programme teams, Production, Quality and the wider Man Eng group to ensure that projects are fully defined, resourced and tracked through to completion. This is a challenging and demanding role requiring excellent communication skills and the ability to simultaneously manage numerous project deliverables.

Key Responsibilities & Tasks:

Establish the resources and strategy required to deliver new model, and maintain current car content within the New Manufacturing facility in South Wales.
Review project documentation issued by the vehicle programme teams to fully evaluate the manufacturing impact of all new model requirements and provide direction of all manufacturing requirements, and manage running changes to existing product.
Formally respond to SEL/PDL's on behalf of the manufacturing teams detailing the manufacturing strategy, musts & wants, cost of delivery and resources required for successful implementation.
Manage project reviews to track progress against agreed timelines and ensure successful delivery of all "Mission" deliverables.
Establish working groups with the manufacturing teams to develop appropriate manufacturing plans to support robust and efficient product introduction
Ensure ongoing re-alignment of Man Eng project activities to support programme and launch requirements.
Maintain project documentation (12-panels, project plans, Man Eng strategy etc)
Present project status to senior teams as required including Gateways, Launch control meetings etc.

Qualification & Experience:

A degree qualified engineer (or equivalent). The successful candidate will ideally have Lean Manufacturing experience across a broad range of manufacturing disciplines and an in depth understanding of Manufacturing Engineering systems and procedures. An understanding of Body Construction techniques as well as Final Assembly operations and processes would be beneficial, as would previous supervisory experience.

*Ford privilege discount on new model year Ford products
*Private Medical Cover Single cover, Family cover at additional cost
*Health Shield Cash Plan Single cover, Family cover at additional cost
*Death in Service The company provides a Death in Service benefit for all its employees.
*Holidays 26 Days + Bank Holidays
*Individual Performance Bonus (IPB) An individual performance bonus is paid annually in April.
*Service Days One service day for each 5 years of service up to a maximum of 5 service days.
*Pension Scheme Eligible to join the Company Pension Scheme, the company contribution is 3% for the first two years of employment. After two years the company will double match your contributions up to a maximum of 12% further details can be found in your offer pack.

Omega Resource Group Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

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