Production Manager

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    £28000 - £32000 per annum, Benefits: Monday – Friday hours, free parking, generous pension, and staff discounts!

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    Melanie Machin

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    0117 906 5808

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    about 1 month ago

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Are you a Production Manager with an electrical engineering background? We are currently recruiting for a Production Manager to join a leading supplier of pottery and craft materials. Package includes Monday – Friday hours, free parking, generous pension, and staff discounts!

This is a full-time permanent role working Monday – Friday 8am – 4pm on a salary of £28,000-£32,000 per annum based in Stoke on Trent.

As Production Manager, you will be managing a small team of Operators (8 in total). You will be responsible for the production and packing of products to a high standard, stock control, ordering raw materials and working to quantity and quality targets.
The role will involve stock takes, operation of non automated production machinery, assisting maintenance technicians with any repairs including diagnosing maintenance related issues, and participate in projects to improve efficiency and/ or reduce costs.

We are keen to hear from applicants who have supervisory or management experience within a production environment. Good IT skills are required to produce reports and keep records up to date in line with company policies. You will be able to work under pressure, whilst motivating your team with a positive attitude and willingness to learn, grow and develop. Any experience from the pottery industry would be advantageous.

This role would suit: Production Shift Manager, Production Team Leader, Production Supervisor, Production Manager, Cell Leader, Shift Leader

Commutable from: Newcastle-Under-Lyme, Stoke-on-Trent, Hanley, Stafford, Sutton, Crewe, Talke, Kidsgrove, Keele, Barlaston, Bothen, Oakhill, Mount Pleasant, Hartshill, Fenton