Press Shop Manager

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    Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire

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    Industrial, Engineering, Manufacturing

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    Imogen Wilson

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    2 months ago

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Are you an experienced Press Shop Manager seeking a challenging new opportunity? We have a fantastic opportunity for a Press Shop Manager to join this busy automotive manufacturing firm based in Milton Keynes. Working hours Mon-Thu 07:30-16:45 & Fri 07:30-12:30. Salary negotiable dependent on experience plus excellent benefits.

As Press Shop Manager you will be responsible for a team of up to 100 staff and 5 team leaders, driving productivity across all manufacturing departments to achieve overall equipment effectiveness (OEE). You will coordinate all resources to ensure all products are made on time, to the correct quantity and at the lowest possible cost without sacrificing quality (QCD). Your experience in a manufacturing environment and strong man management ability will enable you to develop a multi skilled team to implement lean manufacturing processes and drive continuous improvement within the department. You will be responsible for co-ordinating overtime to meet demand whilst driving operational efficiency to reduce costs without compromising production.

You will be a strategic problem solver with proven management in a Press Shop environment with capacity up to 1000 tons, producing components for the automotive industry. Your in depth knowledge of manufacturing processes, process improvement, 6 sigma and lean manufacturing principles will enable you to make an immediate impact in this role.

Previous experience as a Project Manager, Engineering Manager, Project Engineer, Production Manager, Operations Manager, Machine Shop manager, Manufacturing Manager, Foundry Manager, Plant Director, Plant Manger will also be considered.

Commutable from; Milton Keynes, Leighton Buzzard, Dunstable, Newport Pagnell, Luton, Hitchin, Bedford, Northampton, Aylesbury, Banbury

Meridian Business Support is acting on behalf of our Client as a Recruitment Agency.