Herbert Engineering, of Marshland St James, the leader in agricultural handling systems, has appointed Jon Rennie as operations manager.
He is a manufacturing systems engineering graduate from Nottingham Trent University and joins Herbert Engineering from Cooper Roller Bearings where he spent 18 years in various roles, most recently as operations manager.
Jon’s expertise lies predominantly in the implementation of lean manufacturing systems and modern manufacturing techniques.
In his new role as operations manager at Herbert, Jon’s responsibility is for the engineering business, which includes manufacturing, quality, purchasing and inventory management.
He said: “I am delighted to have joined Herbert and look forward to building on the company’s long tradition of world class manufacturing. In the short time I have been here, it has been great to see Herbert’s huge potential and I am excited at the prospect of helping the business continue to grow and develop at a fast pace.”