Job description

Requirements

  • Entry level
  • No Education
  • Salary £45,000.00 - £60,000.00 gross per year
  • Brixworth

Description

Head of Site Engineering

Job Description


• Develop and monitor the Quality team through personal appraisals and regular feedback on performance.


• Deliver accurate, timely and consistent quality performance data that correlates to performance as perceived by the customer.


• Provide Quality KPI's in order to assist the Head of Site and senior management team improve the operating performance of the business.


• Maintain ISO9001:2015 certification.


• Support Quality function in direct customer liaison and be a point of escalation.

Site Engineering


• Deliver projects through the effective use of APQP and NPI monitoring.


• Deliver accurate, timely and consistent reporting of new projects with regards to their status within the NPI process.


• Deliver fully developed assembly processes for new products that meet operational needs in terms of health and safety, quality, capacity and agreed takt times.


• Ensure Standard Operating Procedures (SOP's) are available for all manufacturing areas and products.


• Conduct full Gate 6 reviews of products in line with current state data.


• Drive continuous improvement projects that embrace lean manufacturing through the use of kaizen and other recognised lean tools.


• Keep abreast of modern manufacturing techniques and available equipment that compliments the business core competencies to deliver product to meet increasing quality expectations and improve on efficiency and productivity.

General


• To participate fully and cohesively with employees from all departments across the Group and at all levels from shop floor to CEO.


• To act as an experienced senior manager applying judgement, common sense and management perspectives to the stewardship and decision making appropriate to the responsibility carried by the role.


• To assist in the development and execution of strategic plans for future business.

Essential:


• Minimum of 5 years in a manufacturing/quality environment


• Bachelor's Degree in a relevant manufacturing/engineering discipline


• Strong interpersonal skills


• Experience of leading and developing a team (ideally with an engineering bias)


• Experience of project management


• Experience of Lean Manufacturing


• A working knowledge of APQP and NPI gateway systems


• A working knowledge of Manufacturing Engineering and Quality systems


• An appreciation of a QMS
- ISO 9001:2015 and ISO/TS/IATF 16949:2009


• Organised, structured and systematic approach to work


• Strong communication skills


• IT literate with a working knowledge of Microsoft Office packages
- Excel, Word, Powerpoint

Desirable:


• Six Sigma certificate


• 2 years' automotive experience


• Steel fabrications experience

  • excel
  • iso 9001
  • ms project
  • powerpoint
  • word