Head of Fabrications

Head of Fabrications

Job Title: Head of Fabrications
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Poole, Dorset
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 895381_1543505866
Contact Name: Tony Smith
Contact Email:
Job Published: November 29, 2018 15:37

Job Description

Our client designs and manufactures a wide range of bespoke architectural products and components for the construction industry, focusing particularly on specialist sustainable and environmentally friendly roofing systems. Their fabrications are manufactured in a range of materials including aluminium, stainless steel, galvanised steel and other metals and finished with a range of specialist coatings.

Due to company growth, they are seeking a Head of Fabrications to join their team in Poole on the South Coast of England. This is an exciting opportunity with a high level of autonomy.

Reporting to the Managing Director, the Head of Fabrications will be responsible for the smooth and efficient running of the fabrications department, ensuring all processes and procedures are continually improved and followed, to meet clients' requirements through the management of the fabrication team, the allocation of work and monitoring of productivity. You will provide feedback to the MD on overall performance, offering business ideas for improvement such as the need for extra resources; staff, machinery, software, equipment etc. and will be responsible for the strategic leadership of the design, manufacture and installation of fabrication projects.

To be considered for this role, applicants will need to be qualified to at least HNC/HND level in a Manufacturing or Engineering discipline. You will have a solid Engineering/Fabrication background and will have worked your way up from the shop floor to gain extensive experience in a management level role. You will have AutoCAD skills, the ability to read technical drawings in detail and the ability to carry out calculations and produce accurate quotes.

You will have excellent people and business management skills and will be capable of driving a business forward through the implementation of process improvements and positive team motivation, taking into consideration issues such as Quality, Health & Safety and other standards and legislation. You will have a professional manner and the confidence to deliver instruction and manage a team.

Head of Fabrications
Poole, Dorset
Up to £45k plus benefits

PLEASE NOTE: All applicants must be eligible to work in the UK without the need for company sponsorship.

Key Words: Fabrication, Metal, Management, Manufacturing, Production, Productivity, Processes, Procedures, Efficiency, Lean, Improvements, Engineering, Architectural, Construction, Workshop, AutoCAD.

This is a PERMANENT role.

Electus Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.