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Production Manager - Machining, Bridgnorth

Salary – competitive | Ref: AA23071

Contract: Permanent

First advertised: Wednesday, 10 Jul, 2019


Amanda Anderson

Area: Bridgnorth

Job type: Permanent

Salary: Salary – competitive

Hours: Monday – Friday 40 hour/week – DAYS

Reference: AA23071

Date added to website: Wednesday, 10 Jul, 2019


Do you want an opportunity to join a thriving global leader that is at the cutting edge of development and innovation within their industry?

Our client is a long standing and well-established manufacturing business based in Bridgnorth who are looking to recruit for a Production Manager to lead and manage the production machining of castings.

Responsibilities will include:

  • Oversee Machining Operations ensuring al resources (people, machined, tooling and consumables) are available
  • Schedule work through the production process to meet customer requirements and ensure that this is effectively communicated through the organisation
  • Support new process introduction for techniques, tooling and methodologies
  • Support project management teams with resources and reviewing project progress
  • Contribute to Quality Improvements by facilitating quality improvements, liaising with internal and external parties to ensure resolution and support
  • Manage and develop the production department teams by coaching and mentoring direct reports.
  • Oversee the full employee life cycle from recruitment through to performance management, training, appraisals and absence management
  • Develop, control and monitor departmental budgets and control the divisional spend
  • Take an active part in managing profit and agree pricing and other elements of tendering with clients
  • Manage Health, Safety and Environmental Improvements ensuring all activity is carried out with company policy


Skills and Experience

  • Proven success in a Production Management role within an automotive machining environment
  • Recent experience in a CNC manufacturing environment
  • In-depth knowledge of machining processes and an understanding of machining technical drawings
  • Either a formal engineering qualification OR significant experience in relevant fields will be considered
  • Experience in implementing continuous improvement activities


The application process:

We will carefully consider your details and advise you if we're able to progress with your application within 72 working hours. If you do not hear from us within this time your details won't be retained. So, if you're not successful on this occasion, do continue to respond to future roles we advertise. In the meantime, all good wishes and continued success with your search for employment.