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Production Controller

  • Location:

    Yeovil, United Kingdom

  • Sector:

    Quality and Manufacturing

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Contact:

    Matthew Andrews

  • Job ref:

    89104

  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Expiry date:

    2021-01-14

JOB- Production Controller
LOCATION- South Somerset
TERM- Permanent
SALARY- £28,000-£32,000 per annum (dependent on experience)

We are looking for a Production Controller on a permanent basis in the South Somerset area to provide support to the Production team and function to ensure a high level of safety, productivity and quality is delivered at all times.


The Production Controller will ideally have the following attributes:

  • Lean Six Sigma Green belt preferable, knowledge of 5s and Lean principles
  • Team player that enjoys a challenge
  • Good eye for detail
  • Have a practical hands on approach
  • Sound knowledge of Production processes
  • Self-motivated individual
  • Good communication skills both verbal and written
  • Good working knowledge of Microsoft Office packages including Word and Excel
  • Ability to work calmly under pressure

The Production Controller role will involve:

  • Planning & overseeing day to day production work
  • Controlling production and labour resource in line with lead times
  • Liaising with other departments including maintenance, sales, and technical
  • Monitoring productivity and quality; investigating and following correct procedures to deal with issues
  • Monitoring output, quality & scrap rates. Improving OTD performance
  • Identifying continuous improvement opportunities across the production area and develop new work processes to meet company standards
  • Communication across all levels of colleague

If you are interested in this position, please apply with an up to date CV to find out more, along with your availability and your salary expectation.