Job: Production Manager

Job Title: Production Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Nottinghamshire
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Start Date: 2017-09-21
REF: 343423
Contact Name: Choleigh McGuire
Job Published: 10 months ago

Job Description

Production Manager




This exciting new role comes from an established manufacturing site in the Nottinghamshire area that has grown over the last 18 months and is in need of a proven manager to continue to take the site forward. The business is a cradle to grave engineering and manufacturing business taking its products from design through manufacture and directly onto their customer base. Your role will see you responsible for all production planning and delivery, managing the available resources and equipment to ensure you meet production demand. This will include working closely with design, procurement, logistics, and sales as well as liaising with suppliers and customers to ensure the business meets its obligations.  

Currently operating at circa 70% of capacity you will be encouraged to spot an opportunity to optimise efficiency at existing output as well as being able to ramp things up as demand continues to increase.

You will be responsible for a production team of circa 60 engineers and technicians who work on a shift basis and proven leadership experience is required. It is also key that you are used to working in a batch production environment, manufacturing heavy engineering products on a high variety low volume basis. Experienced with metals, steels, hydraulics, and electrics is preferred.

An autonomous position this role will report directly to the managing director who is looking for a proven manager, hands-off in his approach but there as required you will have full responsibility to shape the production floor as you see suitable to meet business objectives. It will suit you if you’re seeking a challenging role with opportunity for you to make a difference, shape production processes and implement new ideas. Part of a global business the resource is available to invest in new equipment that will benefit business performance within production.

Do you want the chance to make a difference?

This position will not only engage you as an engineer and manager but is also a great role to utilise your knowledge and skills within a business open to new processes and ideas.

If you feel this role suits your experience and you are looking for a new challenge where every day will be different, then we are awaiting your application!

To apply for this exciting position please send your CV to  or alternatively email for more information.