A global manufacturer of products for hygiene and cleaning applications are actively seeking an experienced Production Manager to join their established team in East Sussex.
Reporting to the Senior Production Manager, the successful individual will be responsible for the management and control of production activity and output including distribution operations. This will include compliance with Health and Safety legislation, cost and budget management; product quality; staff management; continuous improvement and implementing lean manufacturing methods.
The successful individual must be qualified to at least HNC standard or above within an engineering discipline, and have technical experience of injection moulding and assembly techniques; knowledge of Lean Manufacturing principles; Quality Systems knowledge; experience of managing production teams; have the ability to multi-task, be focussed and control production at all times in a high volume output environment.
Individuals who have experience of plastic component assembly would be of distinct interest to our client, though not essential.
The client is looking Individuals who are self-starters; have excellent organisational and planning skills; possess strong communication and customer facing skills along with the ability to work well under pressure.
The position is offering a salary of up to £50,000 plus benefits including bonus, contributory pension, private healthcare, 23 days holiday + bank holidays, relocation package.