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Production Manager

£45000 - £50000 per annum

Production Manager

Salary: £45-50k plus package

Based In Leicester (near M1/M69 Junction)

Are you an experienced Production or Operations Manager with the ability to see improvements and implement them?

Are you looking for the autonomy to create a best practice production environment?

We are looking for an experienced Production Manager or Operations Manager to join a Leicester based, but international, manufacturer of digital products used within data and identification.

As the business starts a new operational strategy, they need to ensure they have a clear link between the production business unit and senior management. We now need an experienced manager to oversee the Production, Quality and oversee the H&S procedures within the business to ensure they are operating efficiently and effectively.

What will I need to be successful at?

We are looking for a self-motivated individual with the core competencies of:

  • Managing daily manufacturing activities to achieve key performance indicators across output, waste, cost control and machine utilisation.
  • Manage and drive toolbox usage to create an 80/20 culture that achieves operational excellence
  • Implementation and enhancement of the operating and manufacturing processes to drive consistency and collaboration across the production team
  • Ensuring quality levels and implementing effective systems and controls to verify production is meeting the expected standards
  • Involving the production team in strategies to create a culture of continuous improvement
  • Working with other members of the management team to keep focus on working practices and conformance with ISO and 5S
  • Ensure stock inventory is maintained with accuracy and internal processes and policies
  • Lead a safety first culture, ensuring team are competent and have had sufficient instruction to fully implement the H&S policy and procedures
  • Experience of online sales processes and timing windows regarding stock and tax implications

Why this role?

This is a new role that will give the successful person the autonomy to improve the production unit across many areas and have the opportunity to join the senior management team as you progress within the business.

We want you to be not afraid to try new ideas and will have the freedom to explore new approaches to the areas of Leadership, Quality, H&S and Systems.

The business is well established with a friendly environment, helping other teams and collaborating to achieve overall success is their culture.

Interested? Here are your options:

  1. "This is the job for me, I meet all the requirements" - Call now and let's talk through your experience. Ask for Joseph Olszewski on 0116 254 5411 between 8.30am - 5.30pm
  2. "I think I'm right for this position, but I'm not sure about some of the detail" - Click "apply now" so I can read your CV and come back to you.

Precision are committed to keeping our candidates informed and offer a guaranteed response within 7 days when applying through the application system.

About Precision

This Production Manager vacancy is posted by Precision Recruitment, specialists in Engineering, Technical, Construction and Sales Recruitment. Operating since 2004, we have placed hundreds of engineers in fantastic new roles. Precision cover the whole spectrum of engineering roles from Welders, Fabricators, CNC Machinists, Panel Wireman up to Production Managers.

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