JOB TITLE: Production Manager


Industry : Engineering & Technical Job Location : Leyland
Job Reference : 11537AH Job Category : Manufacturing and Production
Employment Type : Permanent Posted : 14/05/2015
 
Salary & Benefits : £25000 - £30000 per annum + bonus, 33 days hols
 
Experience Required : See Job Description
 
Education Required : See Job Description



Please note you must be permitted to work in the EC to apply for this job.

Job Summary

Job Title:Production Manager Exciting opportunity for an experience Production Manager to oversee manufacturing at an international site for a UK-based OEM. Location:Leyland, North West. This role will involve 2 weeks working in Chennai per month Salary:£25k - £30k (dependent upon experience) Bluefire Consulting are recruiting for a Production Manager to increase efficiency and manage manufacturing and production for a highly successful Leyland-based OEM at their factory in Chennai, India.


Job Description

Job Title:Production Manager
Exciting opportunity for an experience Production Manager to oversee manufacturing at an international site for a UK-based OEM.
Location:Leyland, North West. This role will involve 2 weeks working in Chennai per month
Salary:£25k - £30k (dependent upon experience)

The Role
Bluefire Consulting are recruiting for a Production Manager to increase efficiency and manage manufacturing and production for a highly successful Leyland-based OEM at their factory in Chennai, India.

The Production Manager role will involve working 15-20 days per month in Chennai with accommodation, transportation and chauffeur provided. 1-2 days per month will be working at the Leyland head office and you will have the rest of the month off.

Whilst on site the main duties of the Production Manager role will include:
*overseeing the production process and monitoring production schedules
*optimising production efficiency
*monitoring staff performance and identifying training needs
*managing material and tooling resources
*developing relationships with suppliers
*supervising quality control
*reporting back to the senior management team at the Leyland head office

The Candidate
If you are an experienced Production Manager who is looking for a new, exciting opportunity to make a big impact in a renowned company this is the job for you.

You need to be enthusiastic about the product and implementing change within an organisation to see increased efficiency and have previous work examples to demonstrate your skills. Happy to travel overseas and experience a different culture as the Production Manager you must have excellent organisation, man-management and communication skills to compliment your practical experience. Any background within automotive production or manufacturing would be seen as an advantage.

Owing to the nature of the Production Manager role a full UK driving licence and valid UK passport are essential.

The Opportunity
This is a great opportunity to make a big impact as a Production Manager within an organisation whilst experiencing working within a different culture. The company is a well-known automotive manufacturer who has a reputation for high quality products and the Chennai location is their main manufacturing site. Currently remotely managed the factory has an excellent reputation in the area and the client is always looking at ways to invest in the local community, something the Production Manager will also influence.

The Package
£25k - £30k (dependent upon experience)
Company bonus
Approx. 10 days off per month (not included as part of holiday allowance)
International travel
33 days holiday per annum

Bluefire Consulting Ltd is a recruitment agency working on behalf of our client.
Your application will be reviewed by the consultants of Bluefire Consulting Ltd. Please be aware we receive a high volume of applications for every role advertised and regularly receive applications from candidates who exceed the job credentials. We will only contact you within the next 14 days if you are selected for interview.

Reference: 11537AH
Closing date: 11th June 2015


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Bluefire Consulting is an equal opportunities Employment Business/Agency specialising in Manufacturing and Production recruitment on a UK wide basis.

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