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Manufacturing Manager

Salary: £60,000

Location: Wakefield

Job type: Permanent

Category: Management Manufacturing

Have you managed at least 100 indirect reports in a manufacturing environment? Have you worked for a fast paced volume focused manufacturing plant where you have been responsible for thousands of items passing through the factory per week? Do you have a continuous improvement background and do you want to get involved in day-to-day CI activity? This could be the role for you! My client, a well-established manufacturing company, seek to appoint a Manufacturing Manager for their site near Wakefield. On offer is an excellent financial package and the opportunity of progression within a large manufacturing organisation. Internal promotion is common and has led to this role. Manufacturing Manager - Role & Responsibilities - Continuous Improvement Manager, Production Engineering Manager, Operations Manager  - Lead a team of over 150 to deliver on factory production plan. Particular focus on production and warehouse  - Regular contact/supervision with a team of experienced shift production managers. Assess strengths and weaknesses of team members and coach accordingly. Design and implement training and development plans for each team member  - Lead smaller multidisciplinary project teams to focus on continuous improvement. Sideways management of production line, quality and maintenance staff  - Knowledge of make versus buy methodology. Evaluate cost benefit of outsourcing / bringing in-house stages of the manufacturing process  - Ensure adherence to HSE & HR procedures Manufacturing Manager - Skills & Abilities - Continuous Improvement Manager, Production Engineering Manager, Operations Manager  - Of graduate calibre with a minimum 5 years within a manufacturing business  - Experience with day-to-day management of a team of over 100 indirect reports  - Experience leading multidisciplinary project teams. Working knowledge of quality, maintenance and design functions of a major business  - Knowledge of value stream mapping / lean flow projects to improve manufacturing operations  - Computer literate, problem solver, a good communicator, with man management experience Manufacturing Manager, Continuous Improvement Manager, Production Engineering Manager, Operations Manager If this role could appeal please do apply now


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