We're looking for a candidate to this position in an exciting company.
As the Head of Manufacturing, you will apply your experience of state-of-the-art lean manufacturing and production processes to design, implement and manage a World-class production facility -from a blank sheet! A key member of the company’s management team, you’ll be responsible for creating, shaping and commissioning manufacturing equipment, processes, procedures and policies for this brand-new manufacturing facility. This is a fantastic opportunity for a Manufacturing Manager from an ultra-high quality, safety critical manufacturing background to come into a superbly financed organisation and implement a world class manufacturing environment in their own vision.
An excellent BSc/BEng/MEng Degree in Manufacturing / Production Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, or closely related subject.
Experience of running a team of manufacturing engineers in a highly regulated environment such as medical devices, automotive, or aerospace. Experience of ISO 13485 certification and FDA GMP would be ideal.
Experience of working with R&D Engineers spanning mechanical, electronic and software engineering
Solid track record of manufacturing management for high-value, low volume, highly complex mechatronic systems including managing NPI, Process & Test Development and fault analysis teams
Knowledge of risk assessment processes, ideally with an understanding of risks for medical devices or other safety-critical systems.
A fundamental belief in quality, efficiency and modern lean manufacturing techniques
Cambridge, England, Cambridgeshire, CB2, United Kingdom