Production Manager

  • Job Reference: 00005964-1
  • Date Posted: 5 May 2020
  • Recruiter: CV-Library
  • Location: Yeadon
  • Salary: £35,000 to £45,000
  • Sector: Manufacturing Operations, Mining / Oil / Gas, Covid-19
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

This role is brilliant new opportunity for a Production Manager to join a leading a manufacturing business based in North Leeds, West Yorkshire. As Production Manager, the role will be responsible for helping to really drive through some significant improvements through the Manufacturing business and help introduce modern manufacturing tools and techniques. The company have a really strong order book and are continuing to recruit the role through Covid-19.

Job Duties:
The role will be a key member of the Senior Leadership team who have a really strong growth strategy planned for the next 5 years and are looking for a Production Manager who can help introduce and implement a range of modern manufacturing tools and techniques into a traditional business that doesn't have many KPI's in place.
The role will have support of other senior managers & directors but the Production Manager must have seen what 'good' looks like and can have an understanding of how to help a business drive forward it's manufacturing processes to make the necessary improvements. As Production Manager, the role will initially be quite operational to understand the business, processes and procedures and get the buy in of the people on the shop floor before becoming more strategic.
You will try to lead, develop and motivate an experienced workforce and where necessary make changes to the people who won't come along on the journey so you must have resilience and strong influencing skills. Health & Safety is the most important thing for the business so you must also have a 'safety first' mindset.

Elevation Engineering & Manufacturing would be keen to speak with Quality & HSE Manager's with the following skills and experiences:

-Production Management or Supervisory experience
-Worked in a Modern Manufacturing facility - ideally FMCG or Automotive Manufacturing
-Knows what good looks like and can help bring improvements into the business
-Strong influencing skills and a resilient personality
-Ability to implement and drive KPI's

Elevation Engineering & Manufacturing is a specialist recruitment consultancy dealing with senior engineering, technical and operational positions in Yorkshire, Derbyshire and the surrounding regions. If you match the specified criteria and are interested in discussing the position in more detail, we would love to hear from you.

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