Operations Manager (specialist fabrications), West Midlands, £45-55k
Our client is a specialist manufacturer supplying into challenging commercial construction and infrastructure projects. They are a well established and profitable business; a talented and skilled workforce headed up by a passionate MD who has recently made significant investments in laser cutting machinery, design software etc.
They are looking to attract an experienced Manufacturing Manager into the business initially to manage the day-to-day operations of the design and manufacturing functions and lead on the implementation of new manufacturing methodologies (lean and continuous improvement)to ensure business efficiencies as a result of this investment can be realised. The role will develop over time, progressing to the overseeing of all operations including installation and commissioning. The successful candidate should expect to be a proactive part of the management team with progression to Operations Director.
This is a great career opportunity for a qualified Mechanical Engineer with experience of managing metal fabrication manufacturing operations; up-to-date with best practice and driven by quality, process improvement, efficiencies, meeting deadlines etc.