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Posted: 2 weeks ago
Type: Permanent
Sector: Mechanical and Electrical Installation
Salary: £45,000 per year

Workshop Manager

England, Bristol, Avonmouth


Job Title – Workshop Manager – Fabrication and Engineering
Location – Avonmouth, Bristol

General Description
*Manage and deliver manufacturing requirements to satisfy the business and project needs
*Support project delivery requirements from workshop
*Support site work requirements both on site and workshop
*Responsible for the overall profit and loss, organisation, management direction and control of all functions within the fabrication business to ensure that production is maximised
*To organise and control all operations within the fabrication facility to achieve all output targets in terms of quantity, quality and customer service requirements
*To ensure all work is carried out in accordance with the highest health, safety and environmental standards.

Qualifications
*HND or Degree in relevant Engineering discipline or Manufacturing (essential)
*IOSH / NEBOSH safety certificate (highly desirable)
*City & Guilds or NVQ in fabrication and welding. Welding Inspection

Perform a wide range of engineering tasks to include but not be limited to the following:
*Workshop management
*Support the implementation of new workshop processes/procedures
*Manage the day-to-day running of the fabrication facility at shop floor level and the organisation and distribution of work
*P&L responsible for the facility, which includes monitoring and controlling cost estimates, spend on consumables and manpower
*Accountable for the annual budget and monthly forecasts
*Management of the Quality resource(s) to ensure that all outputs meet the desired quality specification with no rework
*Management of the HSE resource(s) to ensure that all work is conducted in a safe, healthy and environmentally sound way
*Develop all necessary policies and procedures to ensure that plant and equipment is effectively maintained to ensure maximum production efficiency
*Organise the procurement, delivery and storage of materials in relation to specific project
*Lead meetings with the client and provide reports to meet the requirements
*Manage subcontractor activities including: compiling tender documents and creating work packs for sub contract requirements, obtaining quotations and placement of orders and monitoring quality of output
*Developing new wins through close customer relationships and supporting tenders
*Compile estimates and quotations for fabrication work
*Directly managing a site team

Behavioural skills
*Excellent team working skills
*Highly organised with attention to detail
*Good communication and interpersonal skills including influencing and presenting
*Motivated and driven
*Results focused with the ability to meet commitments and deadlines
*Logical thinking
*Discretion, ability to maintain confidentiality

Technical Skills
*Management of a live fabrication workshop (5+ Years’ Experience)
*Knowledge of manual welding processes
*Experience manufacturing for Oil & Gas, Power Generation, Nuclear type industries
*Workshop fabrication with Stainless Steel and Carbon Steel (Beneficial)
*Knowledge of relevant ISO standards (ISOL 9001, 14001, 18001)
*Knowledge of Inspection Techniques
*Budget, tender and materials cost management
*Management of fabrication, welding and quality professionals
*Knowledge of casting and pattern design, Primavera etc
*Experience with automated welding processes
*Planning shop floor layout, expansion of existing or new facilities
*Maintenance of existing equipment, facilities and upgrades
*A comprehensive understanding of the health, safety and environmental requirements of managing an industrial fabrication facility is required
*Recommendation of equipment selection for new facility

Please forward your CV to ben.willis@optionsresourcing.com and call me on 07717827660 to discuss the position further

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