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    Production Manager

  • Job type: Permanent
  • Sector: Production Managers / Supervisors
  • Location: Blackburn, Lancashire
  • Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
  • Date posted: 13/01/2020
  • Job reference: 43872_1578930510

Clayton Recruitment are currently recruiting for a Production Manager on behalf of a highly established manufacturing firm in the Blackburn area. The company is a leader in their field and specialises in manufacturing operations within Aerospace, military and medical technologies industries.

The Production Manager position will essentially be responsible for managing all aspects of production, with full accountability for ensuring health and safety, planning, customer quality, cost and delivery requirements are met.

The role:

- Responsible for capacity planning and organising production schedules

- Management of Manufacturing Operations - Manage and evaluate machine resources to ensure maximum productivity and minimal downtime

- Responsible for working with Quality Manager to identify areas for improvement

- Awareness of financial implications and reporting to ensure that areas for improvement are identified

- Responsible that production staff and team achieve potential through effective management

The Person:

- Proven and demonstrable experience of managing within a manufacturing or engineering environment

- Excellent organisational skills to work to work within multiple aspects

- Experience of continuous improvement management techniques

- Experience in lean manufacturing and a proven qualification in this aspect

- Experience of health and safety

- Excellent computer skills - knowledge of excel reporting and use of SAP

The Package:

- Excellent starting salary of £40,000

- Excellent day-based hours of 36 hours per week working Monday - Thursday

- 3-day weekend

- Holiday package and pension scheme

- This position is available both on a contracted and permanent basis

If you are interested in this position, please apply now with your most recent CV and I will be in contact shortly.

Clayton Group is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.