Production Manager

Recruiter
Theo James Recruitment
Location
Peterlee, UK
Salary
Competitive
Posted
12 Sep 2019
Closes
09 Oct 2019
Ref
1260702757
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Job Title: Factory Manager

Leading Global Bespoke Manufacturer

Location

East Durham

The Company:

Our client is a leading global bespoke manufacturer looking to recruit a new Factory Manager on site due to growth within the business.

The successful candidate will oversee the factory production in order to provide a high-quality product within time and budget constraints, whilst monitoring and updating production planning and materials.

The successful candidate will also be able to demonstrate leadership and management skills with a desire to drive and motivate the team acting as a hands-on presence on the shop floor with a passionate personality.

Salary of a Factory Manager

The position will be on a Day shift, salary range offered is up to £45,000.

Job Description of a Factory Manager

As the Factory Manager, you will be responsible for;
  • To ensure that factory performance is maximised in terms of controlling labour costs, material utilisation, quality of product and health and safety performance.
  • To be responsible, in conjunction with the HR Director, for the selection and hiring of general manufacturing employees
  • In conjunction with the HSEQ Manager, contribute to and support Health & Safety initiatives, training, risk assessments and standard operating procedures and ensure agreed standards are maintained in the factory.
  • To report and manage output statistics through the ERP system whilst ensuring Manufacturing employees operate the ERP system efficiently.
  • Manage and oversee the monthly stocktake, investigating and explaining stock variances.
  • Strive to improve utilizing continuous improvement initiatives to increase productivity.

Skills & experience of a Production Manager:
  • 5+ years of Managerial experience working in a fast-paced modern manufacturing plant
  • Good analytical skills using modern manufacturing techniques
  • To have a working understanding of the warehousing, manufacturing and inventory modules of an ERP system.
  • To be proficient in Microsoft Excel, Word and Outlook

Why Should You Apply?
  • Opportunity to work for a growing business with genuine career progression.

Theo James Recruitment specialise in Manufacturing & Engineering recruitment across the following disciplines.
  • Supply Chain/Logistics
  • Quality - Engineering, Management
  • Design - Engineer, Management
  • Maintenance - Technician, Engineer, Management
  • Production / Process Engineering
  • Health, Safety & Environmental
  • Project Engineering, Management
  • Leadership and Management
  • HR & Finance

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