Production Engineering Manager
For our client a diverse industrial engineering business with expertise spanning over Hydraulics, Aerospace, Water treatment, Additive manufacturing and Automation Solutions, we are recruiting a Production Engineering Manager.
Partnering with Management, Operations and Quality teams to identify projects that aim at improving productivity / quality / OTD / efficiency related metrics;
Facilitating and coordinating implementation of improvement projects;
Managing and coordinating the manufacturing engineering and maintenance functions of the plant;
Identifying and building relationships with qualified vendors and consultants to assist with outsourced services, as well as negotiating terms of the agreements;
Ensuring compliance with company policies and procedures, as well as professional and industry-specific standards and regulations;
Guiding operations team to be data-driven and help them drive improvements using data and metrics;
Providing Business insights the Leadership team through data analytics & reporting;
Identifying and/or set standards through Internal and External Process Benchmarking;
Wherever required training, guiding, co-ordinating and facilitating implementation of improved manufacturing processes.
University degree in Technical field – mechanical engineering preferred
Minimum 5 Years of relevant experience in a manufacturing facility – industrial engineering, with experience in a leadership position, preferably in a technical team with functional and disciplinary responsibility for other individuals;
Very good English communication skills both - spoken & written;
Good Analytical skills;
Detail oriented with the ability to multitask by organizing and prioritizing work;
Financial and reporting knowledge;
Excellent presentation skills;
Strong interpersonal skills;
Ability to work in a structured manner and communicate with people at all levels;
Training/ coaching/ mentoring experience;
Lean manufacturing knowledge.