Works Manager

2019-04-04 14:36:312019-04-16 Exchange People
Job Type Temporary
Location Runcorn
Area Runcorn, England Runcorn
Sector IndustrialIndustrial - ProductionEngineering TradesEngineering Trades - WeldingEngineering Trades - Mechanical FittersEngineering Trades - Multi-Skilled FittersEngineering Trades - CNCIndustrial - Machine OperativeClerical - Management
Salary £38,000 - £42,000 per annum
Start Date ASAP
Advertiser Runcorn Branch
Job Ref WMRUN0419
Job Views 40
Works Manager required in Runcorn - £35,000 - £42,000 per annum.
We have an excellent opportunity for an experienced Works Manager to grow with a progressive Precision Engineering & Fabrication company in Runcorn.
Our client manufacture bespoke tooling jigs/fixtures, special-purpose machinery and lifting equipment. Products are assembled, tested and commissioned at their Runcorn facility and then taken to customers’ sites to be installed.
As a Works Manager, you will be responsible for managing and overseeing all activities between the design and installation stage.
You will be required to:
  • Control all CAD data and drawings received from designers with some simple design and design modifications work
  • Prepare all new projects for their different trades and schedule the works for each individual machine/worker.
  • Prepare, organise and order all project-specific parts and materials.
  • Monitor and supervise in-house fabrication, precision engineering and assembly operations.
  • Deal with all technical queries relating to the project and ensure that all staff are completing their work in the most technically advanced and optimised method.
  • Monitor the MRP system and liaise with project managers regarding delivery of projects.
  • Make sure the health and safety management system, vehicle checking system, lifting equipment checking system and machinery are all correctly maintained.
  • Control and monitor the materials and consumables used for production, particularly cutting/drilling tools and measuring equipment used for precision engineering and fabrication
Being a successful Works Manager, you will have a proven track record working within a precision engineering environment. You will have a thorough understanding of precision engineering and modern manufacturing techniques, and be fully-proficient in the manufacturing of motors and pneumatic systems. Experience working with products for the automotive industry would be advantageous.
In order to manage the site’s workload and staff effectively, you will also have exceptional people skills and organisation skills, and be able to manage and make critical decisions under pressure and time constraints.
The job operates on Monday to Friday working 7.30am until 4pm, although some flexibility is required.
Our client offer a competitive package with a salary of £35,000 to £42,000 per annum dependant on experience, as well 28 days holiday per year.
This is a permanent position.
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