General Manager – Engineering

  • Company:
    Michael Page (UK)
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
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  • Posted:
    2 days ago
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A new role to facilitate further growth in a successful engineering business

A great role for a fabrication / sheet metal professional

About Our Client

This growing Engineering business in the heart of North East England are looking to recruit a proven General Manager to compound recent growth whilst continuing to grow the organisation. They are a a strong engineering outfit with the ability to diversify their existing product base and the broad range of industries they already supply.

Job Description

The General Manager will report into the Group Managing Director and will have responsibility for a site of c100 heads. Direct reports will include design and estimation, production, QHSE, technical sales and project delivery teams.

The General Manager will primarily be tasked with delivering existing projects whilst increasing the capacity of the manufacturing site and developing the systems and processes currently in place. You will work closely with the commercial teams and the wider group to develop new products and revenue streams and be expected to build an Engineering team to facilitate growth.

The Successful Applicant

The ideal General Manager will:

  • Be a strong engineer with relevant qualifications
  • Have a proven background in sheet metal or fabrication
  • Demonstrate a leadership with relevant experience in running a similar size manufacturing business
  • Have a strong grasp of HR practices
  • Have a strong commercial acumen
  • Possess demonstrable experience in implementing lean manufacturing

What’s on Offer

Michael Page is part of the PageGroup. Michael Page is a trading name of Michael Page International Recruitment Limited. Registered in England No. 04130921 Registered Office: Page House, 1 Dashwood Lang Road, Addlestone , Weybridge , Surrey , KT15 2QW