Cummins Inc. Test Operations Manager in Darlington, United Kingdom
Test Operations Manager
We are looking for a talented Test Operations Manager to join our team in Darlington England.
In this role, you will make an impact in the following ways:
The Test Operations Manager is responsible for the smooth running of the test facility in Darlington ensuring the health, safety, quality, and productivity needs of the business are delivered.
This developing leadership management position develops and delivers technical talent mainly in one of the following environments: Laboratory, Drafting/Product Configuration, Functional Excellence or Engineering IT.
Primary responsibility is the development of technically capable people often across multiple technical sites within a business unit or corporate, and making these people available to perform duties necessary to satisfy the businesses technical needs.
Responsible for Test Ops Team with 40 team members reporting direct and indirectly who work a 24/7 shift pattern.
Owner for Test Ops processes, procedures, and area risk assessment for the operations
Ensuring the key performance indicators are reported monthly for the department including the driving forward of improvement initiatives to increase efficiencies, reducing costs and helping us to achieve ISO17025 certification
Driving the implementation of 5S throughout the test cell facilities
In charge of supporting existing team members needing training to work on a new facility (Power Gen facility)
To be successful in this role you will need the following:
Service Level Management - Ensures the quality of the services delivered meet agreed levels using the required processes and tools in order to maintain customer satisfaction.
Knowledge Management - Ensures perspectives, ideas, experiences and information are available in the right place and the right time using the required processes and tools to enable informed decisions.
Builds effective teams
Data Quality - Identifies, understands and corrects flaws in data that supports effective information governance acrossoperational business processes and decision making.
Builds networks - Effectively building formal and informal relationship networks inside and outside the organization.
Manages complexity - Making sense of complex, high quantity, and sometimes contradictory information to effectively solve problems.
Develops talent - Developing people to meet both their career goals and the organization’s goals.
Education, Licenses, Certifications:
Demonstrated aptitude is required.
A college, university, or equivalent associate's degree or certification in an Engineering Technology area is required.
Prior Technical Specialist/Specialist Engineering equivalent work experience in a product, technology or engineering service role with demonstrated success leading projects and influencing outcomes through either direct or indirect reporting relationships.
Must have a demonstrated track record of technical problem solving, quality decision making, providing technical direction and leadership to a project team(s) and conflict resolution.
Technical experience – knowledge on engines
Team management experience
Background in testing, development – similar areas (preferred)
Primary Location United Kingdom-England-Darlington-UK, Darlington, Centenary House
Job Type Experienced - Exempt / Office
Recruitment Job Type Exempt - Experienced
Job Posting May 23, 2023, 7:00:00 PM
Unposting Date Ongoing
Organization Engine Business
Role Category Onsite
Req ID: 230004RK