Machine Shop Manager

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£35000 - £45000 Per Annum


My client is a world leading engineering company, working on some of the largest and most high profile projects in the UK today.

The workshop produces parts and components to a very high standard, in line with ISO9000.

Due to a change in the management structure, we are now seeking an experienced Machine Shop Manager to take on a busy and profitable production machine workshop.

This role will suit someone either already working in a similar role and looking for a change or someone looking for the next step in their career to move into a leadership role.

Role Requirement:

  • Day to day management of the production environment
  • Meet agreed order fulfilment & profit margin requirements
  • Maintain a safe and tidy machine shop environment
  • Day to day management of the team, ensuring a cohesive and happy workforce
  • Ensure that all equipment is safe, maintained and capable
  • Meet required quality standards

Essential Skills:

  • Understanding of the production engineering process
  • Ability to interpret drawings and specifications
  • Experience in the manufacture of parts and components
  • Machine shop experience (Lathe, CNC)
  • Strong interpersonal skills, able to lead from the front

This role might suit a machine shop supervisor, ready to take on a manager role as you will be working alongside the current manager for 2 days each week and will receive on the job training and support to learn the commercial side of the business.

Arranging interviews ASAP. Potential to start before Christmas. Apply today!

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