Production Manufacturing Manager

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Manufacturing & Production

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  • Salary:

    £ Competitive Salary

  • Contact:

    Dawn McKenna

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  • Published:

    13 days ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Consultant:

    Dawn McKenna

Production Manufacturing Manager job vacancy.  Leadership of 3-4 production shift team leaders and operatives to deliver on the manufacturing KPI’s of quality, costs, OTIF, production H&S and continuous improvement.  This manufacturing manager role reports to the Operations Director.

Salary Guideline: £35-37,000, For the right candidate there may be some further flexibility in salary

This Manufacturing Manager job vacancy requires:

  • Experience of leading a manufacturing team. 
  • Experience of working in a professional business with a continuous improvement culture.
  • Knowledge of problem solving tools like 8D, Ishikawa fishbone analysis, root cause to drill down on the causes and find long term solutions.
  • The ability to coach and develop the shift leaders, leading to trust, confidence and empowerment.

The job’s working environment, opportunities and rewards:  

  • Professional, ambitious manufacturing company.
  • Company with an established client base including leading UK and European manufacturers, and a growing order book.
  • Career progression. This is an opportunity to join a new leadership team and become part of the future success of the business.

The job will involve:

  • Day-to-day manufacturing management, and delivery on QCD KPI’s and production metrics.
  • Mentoring, coaching and developing direct reports.
  • Continuous improvement.
  • Take a leading role in the daily operations meeting.

Reference: DM-EPR151009-EP

This job is commutable from Stafford, Stoke-On-Trent, Telford, Cannock, Crewe and surrounding areas in Staffordshire.