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Our clients, based in Tewkesbury have an exciting opportunity for a Manufacturing Manager to join their growing team.
We are seeking an experienced Manufacturing Manager to take responsibility for all manufacturing operations, ensuring on time and on cost supply of quality product to our customers. You will have the experience needed to strike the right balance between hands on engagement in daily activities and tactical deployment of the company objectives. This role will have the breadth and resources to shape how manufacturing operates and how materials flow on the shop floor. You will have line management responsibility for assembly/test, manufacturing engineering and logistics/stores.
Experience in low volume/high variety production of complex electronic products and systems is essential. You should also have demonstrable experience leading and improving a skilled team to deliver consistently high performance as people management is a key part of this role. To achieve the strategic plans for the development of manufacturing you will need excellent prioritisation skills, high energy, clear focus, a positive 'can do' attitude and be calm under pressure.
This is an excellent opportunity for a manufacturing professional seeking a challenging role in a high tech environment with the support and resources available to succeed.
What skills will I need to be successful?
- Previous experience in manufacturing operations
- Strong team leadership experience, interpersonal skills and the ability to motivate others
- Competent with LEAN tools and techniques
- Experienced in cost management
What skills would be beneficial?
- SAP experience
- Experience in the defence industry
- Degree qualified, or evidence of CPD, in Manufacturing
Matchtech acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and employment business for the supply of temporary workers and is part of Gattaca Plc.
Gattaca Plc provides support services to Matchtech and may assist with processing your application.