Job description


  • Entry level
  • No Education
  • Salary £35,000.00 - £42,000.00 gross per year
  • Billericay


JOB- Machine Shop Manager


TERM- Permanent

SALARY- Circa £40,000 per annum (Dependent on experience, please advise what you're looking for)

My client are a leading supplier of varied technical equipment and machinery to different industries and they are looking to take on a Machine Shop Manager, on a permanent basis, in the Essex area.

The Machine Shop Manager will ideally have the following attributes:

HNC/ HND/ NVQ/ Degree qualified or similar in Engineering
Have previous experience working within a similar Machine Shop/ Engineering / Manufacturing environment
Excellent machining knowledge and experience
- both metals and plastics
Be able to demonstrate excellent man-management skills
Be able to work well with colleagues in other departments
Have excellent communication skills both verbal and written
Have a strong technical background
Be organised, efficient and driven
Be able to work well under pressure where fast turnaround times are neededThe Machine Shop Manager role will involve:

Reporting to the Operations Manager
Managing the machine shop day to day
- high variety and low volume
Reviewing production orders and considering materials, processing and finishing requirements
Ensuring that staff have what they need to make the required parts
Allocating work to the team
Inspecting completed parts and ensuring they are in line with the relevant drawings
Managing the subcontracting of parts for external processing
Liaising with internal departments to ensure customer requirements are met (Technical & Drawing Office)
Organising both machine servicing and repairs
Being involved in the purchasing of materials, equipment and toolingIf you are interested in this position, please apply with an up to date CV as soon as possible, along with your availability and your salary expectation

  • engineers and technicians