Production Manager

Posted 21 February by Kraft Recruitment Easy Apply

An exciting opportunity is available for an experienced Production Manager to join my clients manufacturing team. The ideal candidate will have working knowledge of LEAN, quality control and engineering principles and ERP / MRP systems as well as a textiles background.

Production Manager role:
Working as the Production Manager you will report to the Production Manager and be responsible for a manufacturing team of circa 30 staff.
Working closely the production planner and supervisors to deliver agreed production schedule.
Daily management of direct reports ensuring on time in full production delivery.
Delegation of work and motivation of teams to meet deadlines.
Working with quality manager to implement and maintain quality improvements.
Training and developing new employees into the production process.
Dealing with daily HR issues ranging from disciplinary issues through to training and development.
Identifying issues in quality, cost and resource.
Accurate reporting of job status and progress within production to production planner.
Implementation of new MRP solution aligned to business requirements and organisation size.
Implementation of LEAN processes to improve productivity across the business.
Building your own motivated workforce in line with business requirements against skills plan.

Production Manager requirement:
Extensive and proven experience in manufacturing role within an SME
Both batch manufacturing and job manufacturing
People management and delegation skills
Experience and understanding of Manufacturing environments.
Excellent Excel and planning skills.
Hands on shop floor approach
ERP/MRP familiarisation

Production Manager package:
Salary £DOE
21 days (to increase to 23 days) holiday + bank hols

Required skills

  • Lean Manufacturing
  • MRP
  • Production Management
  • Textile Industry
  • batch manufacturing

Reference: 34522122

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