Production Manager

Location Salisbury
Discipline: Engineering & Technical
Job type: Permanent
Salary: £40k (c)
Contact name: Stevie Boxall

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Job ref: REF: 5000
Published: 10 days ago
Expiry date: 09/29/20 00 2020

We are currently looking for an experienced Production Manager for a client of ours within the Engineering industry. This role has become available due to growth, so this is certainly an exciting opportunity for someone to come in and focus on growing the Production department under their leadership.

Key responsibilities will include:

  • Liaise and working with other Senior members of the workshop team

  • Assess project and resource requirements

  • Plan and organise resource schedules for workshop personnel, facilities and machinery

  • Act as Line Manager for the Production Team

  • Take responsibility for all Workshop Activity Requests

  • Take responsibility for all workshop machinery, workspace, stock, parts and consumables

  • Develop and implement Lean, FOD and GMP for all areas of Production and Product Development

  • Ensure that staff are trained appropriately in all workshop disciplines.

  • Oversee and create workshop production processes ensuring that they run reliably and efficiently

  • Making sure production tasks are completed on time, within budget and to the correct standard

  • Applying quality control standards

  • Ensure that health and safety requirements are met for staff and processes

To be successful in this role we are looking for candidates with at least 5+ years’ worth of Production Manufacturing experience, you will be required to demonstrate leadership experience as you will be leading a team within this role. You will require an understanding of Lean Management and '5S' principles and an ability to implement them in the workplace. We are looking for candidates who have an understanding of basic engineering principles, and someone with good time management and organisational skills.