Works Manager – Congleton – 40-50K

  • by White Label Recruitment
  • Location Congleton, Cheshire, UK
  • Salary £40,000 - £50,000 / year
  • 176 days ago
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Job Description:

A fantastic new opportunity has arisen for an experienced Works Manager to join a reputable engineering business based in the South Cheshire area.

The company manufacturers special purpose machinery and are looking for a Works Manager to join the business to support and oversee the production or rotating machinery. 

Along with an excellent salary package comes flexible working, long term career prospects and pension contribution.


  • Overseeing and managing the production of rotating machinery, ensuring the overall performance of the department is in accordance with the quality procedures
  • Management of fabrication and machining departments. Man management of 20 shop floor engineers
  • Implementing and managing the requirements of ISO9001 system
  • Managing sub-contractor processes
  • Customer and supplier reviews
  • Planning and maintaining production levels
  • Ensuring that all legislation - factory Acts, COSHH, Fire certificate, etc., which is pertinent to the operation of the department is complied with
  • Efficient and cost-effective methods of work are followed
  • Manpower and skills review are performed regularly to ensure the department is able to meet production targets
  • To ensure that a good system of communications is maintained within the department


Experience Required:

  • Time served engineer with mechanical background – Ideally in automotive, rail, rotating machinery or heavy engineering
  • Man management skills – Minimum of 10 years’ experience


Salary Package: £40,000-50,000

2% pension contribution and 25 days holiday plus statutory bank holidays.


If this position is of interest and you have the above skills and experience please apply.

  • Job Type Permanent, Full Time
  • Work Authorisation No
  • Industry Sector Manufacturing
  • Years Experience 7+ years