Machine Shop Manager

GPW Recruitment
11 Oct 2016
19 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Main Responsibilities: Pro actively and continuously develop current and new data base of customers Provide customers with estimates based on customers' requirements and agreed specifications Provide supervision within the department and establish best working practices. Schedule department workload and monitor department performance Monitor and report on costs and expenditure and Capital Equipment purchase Meet department objectives and targets Continual improvement of machine shop practices Key Functions/Main Duties: Ensure manufactured parts are inspected prior to delivery. To ensure all required paperwork is completed on time and is up to date. Report any changes required to products and drawings. To check that equipment is used correctly and to report any faulty equipment immediately. Supervise the day to day running of the machinery. Schedule work load between the available machines and personnel. To ensure staff follow established Health and Safety procedures. Ensure the department is kept clean and tidy. Liaise with members from other supporting departments. To maintain Compliance with company systems and procedures. Continually develop personal knowledge with respect to our clients products, customers, distributors, competitors and working procedures. A requirement to undertake other duties as may reasonably be required. Experience: Be from an Engineering background or have equivalent or proven experience in a similar position. Working Knowledge of heavy machinery including a combination Mill/Lathes and boring machines and spiral welding processes. Proven track record in business development. This job was originally posted as