Assistant Production Manager

  • Location

    Stoke on Trent, Staffordshire

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    Industrial, Engineering, Manufacturing

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    Imogen Wilson

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  • Published:

    2 months ago

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Are you an experienced Production Team Leader looking to progress your career? We have a fantastic opportunity for an Assistant Production Manager to join a growing manufacturing company specialising in the production of bespoke ceramic materials based in Stoke on Trent. Competitive salary dependant on experience plus excellent benefits. Working Hours Mon - Thurs 08:00-17:00 & Fri 08:00-12:30.

As Assistant Production Manager you will support the day to day operations of a growing manufacturing department to maximise productivity, quality and efficiency. You will effectively manage the day to day running of production ensuring all aspects of health and safety are adhered to, product quality is maintained and that production plans are met. You will be expected to carry out monthly performance appraisals with staff to ensure targets are met and improve engagement on the shop floor.

It is essential you have experience of working in a manufacturing environment to ISO 9001 2015 standards and be able to demonstrate strong leadership skills. Experience of implementing continuous improvement and lean manufacturing/5s processes to drive production would be advantageous.

Candidates with the following experience will also be considered; Production Team Leader, Production Supervisor, Manufacturing Team Leader, Manufacturing Supervisor, Line Leader, Assembly Team Leader, Assembly Supervisor, Shift Leader, Shift Supervisor, Shift Team Leader, Cell Supervisor, Cell Leader

Commutable from; Crewe, Cheadle, Newcastle Under Lyme, Stone, Stafford, Macclesfiled, Nortwich, Sandbach, Nantwich, Uttoexeter, Congleton, Leek, market Drayton

Meridian Business Support is acting on behalf of our Client as a Recruitment Agency.