Production Manager

Recruiter
Truly Tailored Recruitment
Location
Gloucester
Posted
31 Mar 2019
Closes
28 Apr 2019
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Calling all Technical / Engineering Production Managers……. Fed up of working long hours or shifts, this maybe the opportunity you’ve been looking for!!! Read below.....
We are running a campaign to find a new permanent Production Manager for our expanding Client, this post requires someone who has excellent leadership skills with a solid knowledge of manufacturing techniques. The successful candidate will have a heart for the business in order to co-ordinate and lead resources. This is a role for someone who wants to be part of an exciting journey as there are lots of exciting things happening and this persons input will be a valuable resource.. this is why previous experience within this role is essential! There are improvements to be made, however, we need this person to immerse themselves into the company, understand the way things have been previously done, and offer solutions and ideas to better more productive ways of working... This role is for someone who has a strong technical engineering background as production work is simply not enough to understand the fundamentals of the product, it’s Clients and the company. You will have also managed teams as this role will be managing 25-55 people, including Supervisors and Team Leaders.
You will be working in the Machine Assembly department and as a core member of the team, it will be your responsibility to make sure that all of the accessories and machines work efficiently, as well as being cost effective and on time to meet the needs and standards of my clients business based in Gloucestershire.
Candidates must have an understanding of “LEAN” and have previous experience of E.R.P systems
Your key duties and responsibilities will involve:
* Liaise with Supervisors and Team Leaders to plan and manage all resources ensuring you provide sufficient skills to support schedules
* Making sure machine assembly has been completed in the correct time frame to ensure targets are met.
* Liaising with the Test and Service Manager to coordinate resource availability
* Mentoring, training and development of the team
* Lead the Assembly shop with around 25-55 direct reports
* Ensuring your report on assembly activities, KPI’s etc.
* Attend production meetings
* Manage and monitor employee hours, holidays and sickness
As a Production Manager, it will also be your responsibility to develop effective relationships with both internal and external stakeholders as well as customers and suppliers to help ensure that KPI’s are exceeded. Due to the nature of the role, it is important that candidates can react positively and calmly with sudden situations and to work to tight deadlines and ever changing priorities
Hours of work Monday - Friday 07:45-16:30 finishing Friday @ 14:30
There is overtime available on occasions and this can be offered on a Saturday 06.00-12.00
Salary: c£50,000 - £56,000
CV's will be reviewed on Monday 11th March so send your CV's through now!
To ensure that your application receives the fullest possible attention, it is essential that you consider carefully the role that you are applying for, and then ensure that your CV contains all relevant information about yourself in relation to that role. This is important because, in the present economic climate, we receive a great many applications and are unable to respond to them all. Hence, if you do not hear from us within one week, we regret you must conclude on this occasion your application has been unsuccessful.
As a local Recruitment Agency you will be required to attend a meeting with ourselves at our offices in Cheltenham prior to your details being passed onto our clients.
Candidates need only apply if you are within an hour of a Gloucestershire postcode or already have plans of relocation to the Gloucestershire area in place.
Truly Tailored Recruitment Services are an equal opportunities employer and encourage applications from all areas of society

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