Manufacturing Manager

Manufacturing Manager

Job Title: Manufacturing Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Newtownards, County Down
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Reference: 13745/001_1498837759
Contact Name: Christine Edwards
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 30, 2017 16:49

Job Description



We currently have a fantastic opportunity for an experienced Manufacturing Manager to join a global business who manufacture precision engineered components for the Aerospace industry.

As a Manufacturing Manager, you will be responsible for all manufacturing areas of the business ensuring the site delivers the required KPI's in line with business objectives.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Overall responsibility for the manufacturing function in terms of Safety, Quality, Production, Costs, Delivery and People
  • Ensure the business maintains 100% delivery performance with zero defects and safety incidents
  • Control manufacturing spend within sign off limits ensuring costs are aligned with budgets
  • Responsible for all aspects of Health & Safety ensuring all protocols are adhered to at all times
  • Identify and prioritise CAPEX projects in line with budgets
  • Responsible for all continuous improvement activities
  • Provide inspirational leadership and direction to the operations team, ensure they are engaged, focused and delivering to their potential

Key Requirements:

  • Previous experience in leading manufacturing teams in a manufacturing/engineering environment
  • Good knowledge of lean manufacturing working practices
  • Capability to plan and implement CI initiatives
  • A logical and analytical approach to RCA and OEE improvements
  • Strong leadership and man-management skills
  • Experience gained in a machining environment (preferred)

On Offer:

Excellent salary & package including a management bonus and pension scheme

A stable and secure role with a global business employing approximately 3,500 personnel over three continents.

At Morgan Ryder we can provide you with a full range of employment opportunities from short term and fixed term temporary vacancies to permanent positions.

We recruit for companies that operate in the following industries: Food and Drink Manufacturers, FMCG, Packaging, Engineering, Automotive, Aerospace, Warehousing, Logistics, Waste Management, Petro Chemical, Pharmaceutical, Power & Renewable Energy.