Precision Engineering Workshop Manager

Posted 5 February by Todd Hayes

Our client, a leading engineering and manufacturing company based on the outskirts of Norwich are currently seeking a Precision Engineering Workshop Manager to manage the daily activities of their highly skilled machinists and state of the art Machine Shop.

Do you have sound knowledge of 5 axis machine tools and their capabilities?
If so, this is the job for you!

The duties will include:

· Lead, motivate and develop a team of machinists

· Plan and prioritise the daily machine shop operations

· Identify key areas for improvement within the machine shop to improve the efficiency and quality of items produced.

· Contribute in production and management meetings to develop the machine shop and its production capabilities.

· Provide regular feedback to employees, carry out performance reviews and ensure all training and skills are up to date.

· Calculate accurate costings and times for jobs along with any associated tooling costs.

· Monitor production quality and standards

· Manage shop floor consumable stock and introduce new and improved stock control processes

· Positively and proactively tackle engineering and manufacturing challenges.

· Develop the capability and capacity of the machine shop to keep them at the forefront of cutting technologies.

· Maintain a high standard of housekeeping

· Ensure compliance with all health and safety and PPE requirements

· Familiar with Heidenhain CNC controls along with TNC remo.

The desired candidate will have leadership experience in a similar manufacturing environment role. They will have sound knowledge of 5 axis milling machine tolls and their capabilities, must be PC literate with the ability to follow documented procedures and experience using CAD/CAM modelling software.

You will have the ability to organise and prioritise along with being able to work to tight deadlines.

For further details please forward a copy of your CV today!

Todd Hayes Ltd is an equal opportunities employer. Due to the large number of applications we receive I’m afraid we are unable to respond to everyone individually however your details will remain on file should another suitable opportunity become available moving forward.

If we can take your application further we will of course be in touch.

Todd Hayes is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.

Todd Hayes Ltd

Application question

Do you have sound knowledge of 5 axis machine tools and their capabilities?

Reference: 41357906

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