JOB TITLE: Production Manager

Industry : Engineering & Technical Job Location : Liverpool
Job Reference : 12011AH Job Category : Manufacturing and Production
Employment Type : Permanent Posted : 26/11/2015
Salary & Benefits : £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
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 Description

Job Title: Production Manager
Great opportunity for an experience Works/Production Manager to develop a role within a growing, highly successful business.
Location: Liverpool
Salary: £35k - £40k plus benefits

The Opportunity
Bluefire Consulting are recruiting for a Production Manager to increase productivity and turnover for a sector-leading manufacturing business based in Liverpool. This is a great chance to take on a newly created position and shape the production processes for a fast-paced, ambitious company.

The Role
As the Production Manager you will oversee a team of Production Operatives monitoring productivity and quality for a manufacturing organisation based in Liverpool. Reporting into the Managing Director the main duties of the role will include:
*analysing current production procedures and, where necessary, implementing improvements
*scheduling production runs and work timings
*assisting in the development of new products
*dealing with goods in and despatch
*overseeing health and safety regulation adherence on site
*monitoring the performance of the Supervisors and Production Operatives
*developing the production staff's skills
*working alongside the Maintenance Engineer to minimise downtime through machine faults

The Candidate
To be considered for the Production Manager position you must have previous experience in a similar Works Manager or Production Manager role within a manufacturing or engineering environment.
With lean production experience (Kaizen, Sig Sigma etc.) you must be confident analysing systems, devising and implementing improvements. A relevant health and safety qualification (e.g. IOSH) is also required.

The Production Manager role will involve working as part of the senior management team within the business so you will be expected to have excellent communication and man management skills.

The Package
£35k - £40k basic salary
Discretionary bonus
Travel paid to and from work

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.

Bluefire Consulting Ltd pay excellent referral fees so if you know of someone who would be suited to this role please get in touch!

Reference: 12011AH

Job Keywords

production work manager operation manufacturing mfg mgr productivity lean Kaizen 5S 6 Six Sigma blackbelt greenbelt Kanban stock quality store engineering factory shift schedule despatch goods Bootle Liverpool

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

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