Production Manager (Engineer)
Olldhamstocks, near Dunbar East Lothian.
Up to £45,000 + Holidays + Pension
Monday to Friday 07:00 to 16:00
Production Manager with basic mechanical and electrical engineering capabilities required for a production facility for a premium brand. The company have exciting investment plans in place and can offer the opportunity to have a great work life balance whilst managing a small team.
The successful candidate will have experience working in a leadership role within production but can have experience within ANY industry. Experience in the food and drink industry is desirable but NOT essential. On the engineering side, you will be confident working with pumps, motors and switch gears and both mechanically and electrically biased candidates are encouraged to apply.
The focus of this role will be overseeing production activities and managing a small team of six trained staff. You will ensure KPIs are met and look for ways to continuously improve the efficiency of production. You will also be the primary person on site responsible for ensuring quality and H+S standards are met on a day to day basis, however, the company do use external contractors which will support in this.
The other aspect of this role is that you will be the key person on site to react to any production breakdowns. You will work largely with repairing motors, pumps and switch gears. Similarly, for any major breakdowns the company has a relationship with an external service companies that can support with this.
This is a fantastic role for someone passionate both about production and engineering as the role offers a huge amount of variety. You will be working within a company with exciting investment plans in place whilst still enjoying a great work life balance.
The Production Manager Role:
* Production management
* Oversee a small team of six
* Oversee quality and H+S
* First response to breakdowns
The Production Manager:
* Production experience - ANY background
* Basic engineering skills - must have worked with pumps, motors and switch gears