Graduate Manufacturing Systems Manager

Salary: Up to £27,000 depending on experience
Location: West Midlands
Start date: ASAP
Sectors: Architecture & Construction, Engineering, Management,

Structural Stairways working in partnership with the University of Wolverhampton

This position is part funded by European Regional Development Fund (ERDF).

Role of: Graduate Manufacturing Systems Manager
Company: Structural Stairways
Location: Brierley Hill, Dudley, West Midlands

This is an excellent opportunity to work for a market leading specialist in the field of architectural metalwork, specializing in feature staircases, balustrades, structural glass, balconies, canopies and secondary steelwork.

An exciting project has arisen to implement a production management system (StruMIS) across the entire company’s processes, from the design phase through to finished product. This is a fixed term project for 12 months, with a strong possibility of extending the employment beyond that period.

The company is looking for an outstanding graduate with a strong degree (preferably 1st class honours or 2:1 in Manufacturing Engineering or similar, with an understanding of management systems and operations management. Experience within an engineering and/or manufacturing environment with exposure to the engineering field of fabrication and welding would be valuable but not essential and some experience of resource planning and purchasing production systems such as Materials Resource Planning (MRP) systems would be advantageous.

The successful candidate will be self-motivated, an excellent communicator, with a genuine interest of manufacturing processes and be capable of liaising with the systems provider to find creative solutions to system problems.

Salary up to £27,000 dependent upon experience, with 3 month review. The role will be based in Brierley Hill, West Midlands.

To apply for this exciting position, please send you CV via the apply now button no later than 31st December, 2017. Please do not send applications to the company directly.

Please note that if you have not been contacted within 4 weeks of the closing date please assume that on this occasion you have been unsuccessful.