Engineering & Manufacturing

Manufacturing Engineering Manager

  • Location: Sherburn-in-Elmet
  • Salary: TBC
  • Type: Permanent
  • Job Ref: ETIB-99227
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This vacancy is managed by:

Ian Bruce

Ian Bruce

Job Description

An excellent opportunity has arisen for a Manufacturing Engineering Manager to join Optare in Sherburn-in-Elmet, West Yorkshire. Optare is a subsidiary of Ashok Leyland, and is one of the UK’s leading bus manufacturers who are at the forefront of technology in their sector. They design, manufacture and sell a wide range of buses globally from their Sherburn-In-Elmet site.
Elevation Engineering & Manufacturing are exclusively partnering with Optare to recruit this opportunity.

The successful candidate will plan, design, set up, modify and monitor manufacturing processes and take a leading role in the implementation of the ‘Right First Time’ programme. You will complete end-to-end planning, direction and coordination of all manufacturing processes. The post will also require you to evaluate and recommend improvements to the manufacturing processes, leading operational efficiency improvements across the site. You will help with design improvements to the workspace and layout of the site and calculate workflow rates and throughputs. The role will also mentor and train colleagues and drive the health & safety culture on the site.

Elevation Engineering & Manufacturing would be interested in talking to candidates with the following skills & experience;

• Degree qualified in an Engineering discipline
• Proven experience in a similar type of environment such as vehicle manufacturing, marine, aerospace etc.
• Competent in reading DFA, DFM, RCA, TAKT
• Experienced in driving process change

To apply for this position please send your application or call 0113 357 0309 for all enquiries.

Please note, any 3rd party applications will be forwarded to Elevation Recruitment Group.

Elevation Engineering & Manufacturing is a specialist recruitment consultancy dealing with senior engineering, technical and operational positions in Yorkshire and the surrounding regions. If you match the specified criteria and are interested in discussing the position in more detail, we would love to hear from you.

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- Engineering Jobs or Engineering Recruitment
- Manufacturing Jobs or Manufacturing Recruitment
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