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Production Manager

  • Location:


  • Sector:

    Quality and Manufacturing

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £50000 - £60000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Matthew Andrews

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  • Contact phone:

    +44 (0)118 902 8800

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  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

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JOB – Production Manager 
LOCATION – South Devon
SALARY – £50,000 - £60,000 per annum (dependent on experience)
TYPE – Permanent 

My client is a market-leading manufacturer to various sectors including aerospace, defence, medical etc. They are looking to take on a Production Manager, on a permanent basis, in the South Devon area. 

The Production Manager will ideally have the following attributes:
  • Qualified in a relevant Engineering / Manufacturing qualification with time served as a Manager
  • Previous experience working as a Production / Manufacturing Manager within manufacturing
  • Proven experience of improvements made within a manufacturing business
  • Good knowledge of Lean manufacturing, Continuous improvement or Six Sigma is beneficial
  • Can communicate with other members of staff and other members of management
  • Knowledge of various assembly and manufacturing environments
  • Have excellent communication skills both verbal and written
  • Excellent organizational and planning skills
  • Experience with Capital Expenditure and Financial Responsibility
The Production Manager role will involve:
  • Overseeing the responsibilities for Manufacturing, Quality and Planning
  • Drive an attitude of continuous improvement activities within the business
  • Consider profit and losses whilst driving continuous improvement
  • Liaising with other departments and stakeholders
  • Working with other management to ensure budget and delivery targets are met
  • Ensure Health and Safety Compliance
  • Utilise 5S Framework
  • KPI Setting and monitoring
If you are interested in this position and would like to know more, please apply with an up to date CV as soon as possible, along with your availability and your salary expectation.