Production Manager

Production Manager

  • Location

    Kibworth Harcourt

  • Sector:

    Manufacturing & Production

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £ Competitive Salary

  • Contact:

    Sophie Taylor

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  • Published:

    over 2 years ago

  • Expiry date:


Production Manager jobs role with a manufacturing / engineering SME; electro-mechanical assembly of bespoke machinery. Are you seeking Production Manager jobs in Kibworth / Leicestershire Production Manager jobs?

Expanding SME. Lead a small team of electrical assembly and mechanical assembly engineers. Project management of diverse BOMs and driving improvements to the flow of production, reducing bottlenecks, strategic negotiations with suppliers

The jobs working environment, opportunities and rewards:  

  • Established and profitable engineering SME (approx. £2m t/o. 20 headcount)
  • Company get involved with mechanical assembly, software, hardware, electrical engineering
  • Low to medium volume manufacturing (so not Six Sigma but still a push for lean and CI)
  • Evolution rather than revolution – you will be joining a successful engineering business
  • Due to the varied nature of the business, your job will be diverse, interesting and stimulating. No two days are the same!

This Production Manager jobs role will suit:

  • A Production manager who has a track record of improving engineering SMEs
  • Alternatively you could be a Production Supervisor or Production Engineer with good project management skills who wants to either make a step up, or work for a business where you can have a big impact.
  • Experience in engineering / manufacturing SMEs with low to medium volume assembly and manufacture would be highly beneficial, giving that “wear a number of hats” experience.
  • Track record of making practical improvements in that engineering SME context, driving some lean / continuous improvement activities and making improvements to the production flow / structure / organisation
  • Please note this is a successful, friendly and conscientious business. It’s NOT a turnaround situation. There will be some low hanging fruit that will give you a good impact in the business but overall it’s an evolution rather than revolution that’s required
  • A Production Manager who wants to make a successful business even more successful

Reference: ST-EPR084844-EP

This Production Manager jobs role is based near Kibworth, commutable from Kibworth, Market Harborough, Leicester, Oakham, Lutterworth, Kettering, Corby, Rugby, Hinckley

To apply for this job, please contact Sophie Taylor

Please note that if you are not contacted within the next ten days then your application, on this occasion, has not been successful.  We thank you for taking the time to apply.