Are you a hands on Engineer / Production Manager?

Do you enjoy leading a well-established team from the front?

Are you looking for a new opportunity at a forward thinking, progressive company?

If so, this is the position for you.

This, innovative manufacturing company has an exciting chance to join them as Engineering / Production Manager, working within a very ‘hands on’ environment where compromising on quality is never an option. This position holds 2 key sides, managing the process and manufacturing of the materials as well as strategic business responsibilities.

Key Manufacturing Responsibilities:

Managing and enjoying a hands-on position with the whole operation

Goods in, checking the materials, reporting and dealing with any damages and storing the goods

Goods out, palletising the goods and ensuring collection

Running and overseeing the machinery, troubleshooting when issues arise including changing parts and maintaining the upkeep of the various pieces of kit.

Running and managing the machinery, monitoring productivity timings proactively

Blending the raw materials and processing the materials, following instructions and manuals when needed to check material consistencies

Calculating the processing times and maintaining an efficient flow.

Key Strategic Responsibilities:

Responsible for the day to day safe and efficient running of the manufacturing area

Leadership and management of the manufacturing personnel

Working collaboratively with the Director to understand business priorities and agreed time scales

Implementation of successful change control systems, ensuring mistakes are not repeated twice

Implementation of successful initiatives to ensure the continual streamlining of production

Monitoring the removal and reduction of waste from the shop floor

As Engineering/Production Manager, hours of work will be Monday – Thursday 0745 – 16.45 Friday 0745 – 12.15

Applicants should have an L3 or higher Engineering Qualification and ideally demonstrable experience of leading a team in an engineering environment

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