Cathedral Appointments are currently recruiting for an experienced Deputy Manager to work for one of our well established, market leading clients. Located at the Tiverton, Devon offices and reporting to the Department Manager, the Deputy Manager will be responsible for the daily running of the department, ensuring all production teams are on track with meeting their targeted KPIs, along with health and safety, quality and the budget of the department. Other job responsibilities include but are not limited to: - Utilising lean manufacturing tools including 5S and Kaizen to improve productivity. - Plan preventative maintenance of the department. - Promote development within the department to improve and help achieve a multi-skilled workforce. - Continuous improvement/upgrade of production monitoring control systems. Required skills and Experience: - Previous experience managing a high-volume production department. - Previous management experience is essential. - Have the ability to motivate and inspire others. - Preferably degree qualified in a relevant Manufacturing or Mechanical Engineering discipline. - Strong administrative skills are essential. - Excellent communication and interpersonal skills are essential. - Strong problem solving and confident decision-making ability is essential. - Ability to demonstrate a flexible approach. This is a fantastic opportunity for an experience Deputy Manager. This position is working Monday to Friday 8.00 - 17.00 and has a competitive salary and benefits package on offer. For further details on this position and more information on how to apply please send an up to date CV or contact Dan at Cathedral Appointments. Cathedral Appointments are acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.