Manufacturing Technical Manager

Manufacturing Technical Manager

Job Title: Manufacturing Technical Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Kent, England
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Reference: 14918/001_1531921702
Contact Name: Christine Edwards
Contact Email:
Job Published: July 18, 2018 14:48

Job Description



To £55,000 + Bonus + Pension + Healthcare


Our client is a global manufacturing company who is firmly committed to manufacturing innovative, high quality, cost effective products used in the construction industry.

With a commitment to on-going technology they have invested over £100 million into the most advanced manufacturing equipment at their UK facilities.

Due to a recent re-structure we are now looking to recruit a Technical Manager from a process manufacturing background to lead the technical team and drive the Continuous Improvement (CI) strategy.

Key responsibilities:

  • Process control and optimisation to improve product quality
  • Drive CI activities and ensure best practice
  • Define and implement lean manufacturing tools and techniques
  • Offer guidance and support to the lead CI Co-ordinator to execute the lean manufacturing roadmap
  • Gather and analyse data and anticipate any conditions which can affect operational efficiency
  • Coach, mentor, develop the technical team

Key requirements:

  • Degree or equivalent in a relevant Technical or Engineering discipline
  • Experience of working within a continuous process manufacturing organisation
  • Strong knowledge of Lean Manufacturing/Continuous Improvement tools/techniques. Six Sigma/DMAIC - preferable
  • Experience of people/performance/change management
  • Strong interpersonal, influencing, communication and organisation skills

Interested? Click APPLY or contact Christine Edwards at Morgan Ryder Associates on 0151 480 2300 for more information.

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.