Assistant Technical Manager

Competitive, dependant on experience
20 Sep 2016
18 Oct 2016
Production, Technical
Job Type

Assistant Technical Manager - The Role: 

This is a challenging role, the successful applicant will have had some experience of modern manufacturing processes, ideally gained within a textile based organisation, be flexible, determined and self-motivated as well as having gained some experience of managing teams within a high volume, highly pressured, automated environment. 

- This role reports into the Technical Manager.

  • Co-ordinating development projects and reporting back to senior management/manager.
  • Communicating and resolving technical problems affecting production and quality.
  • Ensuring and maintaining high standard of quality control within production departments.
  • Building strong interdepartmental relationships
  • Liaising with customers and regulators
  • In-process inspection, testing and report writing.
  • Implement corrective and preventative measures to ensure contiual improvement
  • Auditing systems and processes. 
  • Manage departmental budgets.
  • Resource shifts to ensure correct labour levels are available.
  • Drive quality standards and a continuous improvement agenda.

Assistant Technical Manager - The Candidate:

  • Qualification in Textile Technology, preferably to degree standard but not essential.
  • Proven experience within the dyeing and finishing sector, preferably have production experience.
  • Excellent communication skills required.
  • Sound knowledge of woven fabric process.
  • Project management and implementation experience.
  • Experience in management systems and auditing(9001,14001)
  • Proficient in MS Office packages and be able to quickly learn and utilise new bespoke systems.
  • Have the ability to establish good working relationships.
  • Have a creative approach to problem solving

Assistant Technical Manager - The Package:

- Competitive salary. 

Due to the anticipated interest in this role only short listed candidates will be contacted.

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