Role details

Manufacturing Manager

Cardiff   •   £40,000 - £45,000   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • Newly created role for a Manufacturing Manager
  • Six Sigma, Lean and Change

About Our Client

My client is a long established manufacturing business based in Cardiff, they are continuing to grow and expand.

Job Description

In this newly created role, the Manufacturing Manager will form a key part in the Management team based in Cardiff. This is a hands-on and fast paced role, requiring experience of working under pressure managing a production facility.


  • Leadership of the Production Team with a focus on developing a proactive quality and cost driven organisation and culture within a lean manufacturing environment.Drive and enhance a strong continuous improvement and change culture
  • Lead teams to deliver set KPI's across safety, cost, quality and delivery
  • Focus and priortise delivering a safe working environment across all levels through coaching and development
  • Create and monitor a detailed training programme
  • Lead the continuous development of an industry leading manufacturing operation through the implementation of best practice systems, procedures and working practices.

The Successful Applicant

As a Manufacturing Manager you will be able to demonstrate the following skills and experience.

  • Ideally Degree qualified or equivalent in an engineering or business management discipline
  • You will be able to demonstrate a track record gained in a high paced, challenging manufacturing environment such as Automotive
  • Implementing, developing and managing a continuous improvement culture
  • A true leader of change
  • Ideally six sigma trained
  • Proven track record around improving HSE culture
  • Strong leadership and interpersonal skills, with demonstrable ability to influence others
  • Excellent communication skills coupled with strong analytical and problem solving skills

What's on Offer

£40,000 to £45,000 depending on experience, pension, company car and bonus.

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