Production Manager

Production Manager

Braintree, Essex

£40'000 - £48'000 + Progression + Benefits

Excellent role on offer for an experienced Production Manager looking to work for a specialist, market leading company where you will be responsible for driving the growth of the business whilst having the opportunity to progress your career.

Are you a strong People manager with experience managing large teams? Do you have experience with Lean Manufacturing techniques? Do you have implemented solutions within a fast moving environment?

This rapidly growing, industry renowned company operates in a specialist market supplying to predominantly Tier 1 manufacturers. The company have been operating for over 30 years and due to their expansion plans, they are actively looking to recruit an experienced Production Manager to support this.

In this position you will be responsible for leading and managing a production unit with 100 members of staff and be responsible for working closely with the Senior Management team to reduce wastage. Whilst in this position, the main focus of the position will be managing cell leaders and ensure production is running smoothly and efficiently.

This position would ideally suit a candidate who has proven experience as a People Manager of large teams but also strong knowledge as a Production Manager. You will ideally have a background in a Fast moving background such as Manufacturing or a Precision background. You will need to have excellent communication skills and the motivation to success in a business development position.

The Role:

* Leading and managing a production unit with 100 members of staff
* Delivering continuous quality and capacity improvements
* £40'000 - £48'000 + Progression + Benefits

The Person:

* Must have experience with Managing a Large Production Unit
* Experience working in a Production or Manufacturing environment
* Experience of lean manufacturing
* Willing to commute or relocate to Braintree

Key Words- Production Manager, Lean Manufacturing, Continuous Improvement Manager, Supply Chain Manager, Technical sales, Lean, Continuous Improvements, CI, Six Sigma, 5Y, Kaizen, Project Engineer, Project Manager, Pharmaceutical, White Belt, Black Belt, Manufacturing, Food, Drink, Process, FMCG, Chemical, Design, Procurement, Automation, Conveyor, New business Development, Sales, Aerospace, Precision, CNC, NC, Programming, Workshop, Automotive, Manufacturer, Tier 1, Tier 2, Braintree, Colchester, Bury St Edmunds, Chelmsford, Bishops Stortford, Cambridge, Basildon, Harlow, Essex, Suffolk, Hertfordshire, Cambridgeshire

If you are applying for this vacancy please attach your CV in Microsoft Word format, unfortunately we cannot accept PDF files and doing so will hinder your application.

This vacancy is being advertised by Rise Technical Recruitment Ltd. The services of Rise Technical Recruitment Ltd are that of an Employment Agency.

Rise Technical Recruitment Ltd regrets to inform that our client can only accept applications from engineering candidates who have a valid legal permit or right to work in the United Kingdom. Potential candidates who do not have this right or permit, or are pending an application to obtain this right or permit should not apply as your details will not be processed.

Required skills

  • Kaizen
  • Lean Manufacturing
  • Pharmaceutical
  • Six Sigma
  • 5Y
  • Black
  • CI
  • White Belt
  • Project Manager
  • Project Engineer
  • Lean
  • Continuous Improvements
  • Technical sales
  • Supply Chain Manager
  • Continuous Improvement Manager
  • Key Words- Production Manager

Reference: 34654271

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