Test & Commissioning Manager

Posted 6 March by threepeople

Test & Commissioning Manager near Middlesbrough £60k to £70k + benefits

Test & Commissioning Manager for UK vehicle manufacturing & assembly facility in fast expanding hi-tech arena

The Role

As Test & Commissioning Manager, you will lead on testing and post-production works to ensure assembly line projects are quality, safety and reliability tested, ready for despatch from the facility. A longer term strategic and operational approach will be required to plan for future projects, continuous improvement initiatives and team and individual development. Responsibilities include:

  • defining, leading and constantly improving the test & commissioning process strategy
  • providing strategic leadership and direction to the relevant functions
  • collaborating with production colleagues to evolve an integrated manufacturing approach
  • working closely with the production teams to ensure flow and product quality is optimised
  • resolution of any technical / commissioning issues prior to handover to customer
  • continuous monitoring of safety systems, processes and safe working behaviours
  • strategic business planning ( design / effectiveness / team resources / business plan / budget )
  • ensure key performance data is communicated, understood and actioned as required

The Company

Our client is an international corporation with activities spanning a wide variety of sectors including IT, Construction, Technology, Telecommunications, Industrial and Transport Solutions.

The Person

As Test & Commissioning Manager, you will have experience in a leadership role within a low volume, high value manufacturing environment. With a qualification or a strong track record of success in a relevant manufacturing / engineering / production / operations / test / commissioning area, you will need:

  • test & commissioning experience at a senior management level
  • excellent leadership and coaching skills / ability to work across functions and at all levels
  • knowledge of manufacturing process improvement tools ( JIT / KanBan / Kaizen / 5S )
  • good organisational skills / commitment to team working
  • experience of proactive Health, Safety & Environmental practice and culture

If you wish to be considered for the role of Test & Commissioning Manager, please forward your CV stating current remuneration details and availability quoting reference 282667NS.


Applications are invited with experience in: test commissioning manager manufacturing engineering technology transport solutions quality Middlesbrough Sunderland Durham Newcastle Darlington production automotive tier 1 rail vehicles transport aerospace jobs north east

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