Skip to main content

This job has expired

Project Manager

Nicholas Associates
Closing date
17 Jun 2024

View more

Contract Type
Full Time
Job Function
Project Manager

Do you have previous experience in a Project Management focused role within an Engineering/Manufacturing environment?

Do you have experience in a production and projects focused role in high volume manufacturing?

If so you may be the ideal candidate to join our Projects team.

The basics:

Role: Project Manager (No responsibilities for team management but responsible for managing the projects from start to finish)

Salary: 45000 to 50000

Location; Sutton in Ashfield

Hours: Monday-Friday office hours and can be agreed with the Manufacturing Manager

Contracted hours per week: 37.5 hours - early finish on a Friday at 1:30pm.

Benefits: 33 days holiday, 5% pension contribution; death in service scheme.


We now require an additional project manager to join the team. The company manufacture bespoke products with bespoke in house designed machinery in a high-volume production focused environment.

As the project manager you will be tasked to manage the project from start to finish, from initial concept working closely with the inhouse design and engineering teams managing the project from start to finish/production.

The ideal candidate / Project Manager may have some of the following, however, please note these are only desirable and not essential as all applications will be looked at individually:

Qualified to HNC level desirable

Background in high volume manufacturing - precision engineered products/machined products high volume or similar.

Excellent inter-personal and presentation skills.

Competence in Office particularly Excel, Word and Project.

Good working knowledge of MRP/ERP systems

Project Management Experience

Capable of working un-supervised and using own initiative.

Good eye for detail with a methodical approach to the task in hand.

Confident communicator

Lean Manufacturing background

2d CAD experience beneficial

The role includes:

Technical Support for Sales team including quotation support and technical issues

New Process and Product Development completed inline with project plan and budget, takt time calculation, quality and cost.

Existing Process and Cost Improvement to be identified, capitalised where required, project to be managed and implemented to deliver pre-determined benefits.

NPI Projects to be completed inline our pre-agreed NPI process, our customer specification requirements and internal functional needs

Determine new and improved tools, fixturing and supporting equipment to facilitate delivery of product new or existing.

Optimize work flow and cell designs for efficient throughput.

Daily support for Operations Team on manufacturing issues effecting current production

Support all actions required for FMEA and control plan activities for new and existing projects

To attend / present at section and company meetings as required.

Develop and build relationships with customers, suppliers or contractors.

Commutable from, Annesley, Alfreton, Hucknall, Nottingham, Derby, Mansfield and surrounding areas.

If you are interested in the Project Manager role, please apply immediately due to the urgency of this position.

Get job alerts

Create a job alert and receive personalised job recommendations straight to your inbox.

Create alert