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Manufacturing Operations Manager

  • Location

    West Midlands, England

  • Sectors:

    Manufacturing & Production

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  • Salary:

    £65000 - £70000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Tom Evans

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  • Published:

    5 months ago

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    Tom Evans

Manufacturing Operations Manager

Tier 1 Automotive

West Midlands

c£65,000 - 70,000 + Strong Benefits Package

This role is commutable Walsall / Birmingham / Wolverhampton / Telford

The Role

Reporting to the UK Operations Director you will have full autonomy to manage the day to day Operations of a Tier 1 Automotive Plant in the West Midlands area. Key tasks are to further implement a lean manufacturing strategy with the team, in balance with consistently achieving the targets in terms of cost, quality, safety and delivery. You will manage across all Manufacturing Operations.

The Person

We are looking to recruit an experienced Manufacturing Manager for our Automotive client based in the West Midlands who can lead, motivate and challenge a team in a highly pressurised, fast paced 1st Tier environment. It is essential that you are from an automotive background experienced in supplying in to an OEM environment with short lead times. It is essential you have experience in both Injection Moulding and JIT Production in Automotive Environments.

This role will involve some real challenges in terms of managing robust teams, supporting business growth, achieving Manufacturing and Production output targets and delivery, coaching and training. You should have experience of leading large Production and Manufacturing teams and will have preferably gone in to Operations through Production Management.

This person needs to be extremely achievement led, and data focused. My client is looking for someone with a real desire and passion for Automotive Manufacturing.

* Injection Moulding Experience is essential.

The Company

Our client is a global leading automotive 1st Tier organisation enjoying a period of expansion and growth. They have a strong UK presence and offer excellent development opportunities.