Production Manager

Candidate Source Ltd
15 Jul 2017
03 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Job Description A progressive, proactive company with a tradition of excellence is seeking a Production Manager based in Barnstaple to join its expanding team to ensure that all processes are run reliably and efficiently and that all targets and KPls are met by motivating and developing a diverse workforce of approximately 75 staff. With an aggressive growth strategy, this is an excellent time to join this production facility. You will receive many benefits such as 20 days holiday plus bank holidays, a pension scheme and progression through training.
As the Production Manager, your duties will be to:

• Manage departmental performance against agreed targets and budgets, and within policies and standards.
• Plan and organise schedules and oversee processes.
• Ensure activities meet with and integrate with organisational requirements for quality management, health and safety, legal stipulations, environmental policies and general duty of care.
• Liaise closely with the maintenance team to organise the repair and routine maintenance of equipment.
• Motivate and drive all Operatives to meet all targets and KPls.
• Monitor, measure and report on staff training and development plans and achievements within agreed formats and timescales.
• Ensure that all areas of the business are staffed appropriately across the week and weekend.

To be a successful Production Manager you will have the following skills and experience:

• Knowledge of continuous improvement and Six Sigma or similar qualification.
• Experience of lean manufacturing methods.
• Technical skills and project management skills.
• Leadership and interpersonal skills.
• Problem solving skills and communication skills.

Working hours are either 06.00 - 14.00 or 14.00 - 22.00.

In return, the Production Manager will receive a salary of GBP32,000 - GBP35,000 per annum.

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