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Production Manager, Telford

£40,000 - £45,000 | Ref: AA23890

Contract: Permanent

First advertised: Wednesday, 24 Nov, 2021


Amanda Anderson

Area: Telford

Job type: Permanent

Salary: £40,000 - £45,000

Hours: Monday – Friday DAYS

Reference: AA23890

Date added to website: Wednesday, 24 Nov, 2021


This is a permanent opportunity working for well-established and highly successful manufacturing organisation that is now looking to recruit a Production Manager to drive and lead their manufacturing function. This is a new role for the business and the successful candidate will be joining a forward thinking and progressive business at an exciting time.

This is an excellent opportunity for an experienced production manager who is seeking accountability and responsibility in their role.

Duties will include:

  • Overseeing and leading the day to day operations of a the manufacturing site
  • Planning the production activities taking into account labour, capacity and customer needs
  • Prepare manufacturing performance data and KPI's for reporting
  • Ensure that all operatives possess the skills and knowledge to perform their tasks effectively
  • Identify areas for process and continuous improvement and implement changes accordingly
  • Investigate and resolve any issues withing the manufacturing process
  • Work closely with the engineering function in relation to process and operating procedures

The successful candidate will have substantial experience in a Manufacturing / Production Management role where they will have been responsible for managing and developing a production department. Previous experience in and the ability to create and deliver production plans will also be essential. An engineering background or ONC / Apprenticeship will be advantageous. Strong knowledge and experience in Lean Manufacturing techniques will also be required.