Machine Shop Manager
Machine Shop Manager

Gwynedd Manufacturing, a growing defense contractor located in North Wales, is a state-of-the-art manufacturing facility dedicated to producing quality products for the U.S. Department of Defense and various U.S. Federal Law Enforcement Agencies. As an innovative company offering a wide array of products, we strive to continuously develop new technology and drive process improvement.

We are currently seeking an experienced Machine Shop Manager with a passion for, and advanced knowledge in, CNC machining, metallurgy, grinding, finishing and all other areas in a machine shop environment. This position will be hands-on and drive best practices in manufacturing and safety.

This position may also be referred to as: Production Manager, Shop Foreman, Plant Manager, CNC Manager or Manufacturing Engineer.



– Hire, motivate, mentor, train, manage and engage machine shop personnel

– Perform departmental oversight to include planning, assigning and supervising daily activities of shop personnel

– Talent assessment and development, identification and coordination of staffing needs

– Effectively manage multiple projects, tasks, and priorities

– Production planning assistance to include material resource planning and production scheduling

– Ensure machine shop safety by performing risk assessments, creating an action plan, and implementing effective solutions

– Enhance / Create and enforce SOPs; ensure compliance with company policies and safety procedures



– Five years of foreman/supervisory experience in a machine shop

– Five years of experience working with various metals and complex part making

– Five years of experience working with multi-axis CNC equipment

– Five years of CNC programming experience

– Strong time management, multi-tasking and prioritization skills

– Strong leadership and mentoring skills

– Excellent communication skills


Desired Experience

– Experience in an advanced CNC machine shop

– Experience in production planning

– Experience in an ISO 9001 environment



– Medical, Dental, and Vision Insurance

– Paid Time Off plus 10 Paid Holidays

– 401k with Company Match

– Tuition Reimbursement

– Meals provided every day prepared by our on-site chef

– Sports Tickets to Phillies and Flyers games

– And more!

Apply Today!