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Production Manager

Lincoln, Lincolnshire
£45,000 to £50,000
Job Type
7 Sep 2022
Elevation Recruitment Group are working exclusively with a metal manufacturer to recruit a Production Manager based in Lincoln. As Production Manager you be responsible for leading a large team across a 24/7 machine shop while delivering a weekly programme to ensure 100% utilisation. You will identify and drive continuous improvement opportunities to delivery efficiency gains and manage large scale improvement projects. The Production Leader responsibilities will include, but are not limited to: Manage the machine shop whilst working collaboratively with the Assembly Manager to ensure overall business demands are met Drive performance across all shifts by engaging the team in KPI's, keeping the Operations Director updated on performance and improvement initiatives during weekly reviews Formulate and maintain a robust process to capture machine shop hours to allow you to analyse lost hours and drive root cause analysis Ensure all Health & Safety policies and procedures are adhered to within the department Manage all aspects of training and development within the team including identifying skill gaps and arranging relevant trainingThe successful candidate will need to demonstrate the following skills and experience: A strong leader with experience of managing large teams in a challenging and demanding environment is essential Proven experience of project management and implementing process improvements Experience and knowledge of lean manufacturing is desirable but not essential as training can be provided Knowledge of metal fabrication processed is desirable A proven track record of driving business improvement Excellent communication skills and ability to influence at all levelsThis is a fantastic opportunity for an ambitious Production Manager to join a thriving business.We would be keen to speak to candidates who have worked in the following manufacturing roles: Production Manager, Production Supervisor, Manufacturing Supervisor, Shift Manager, Shift Supervisor.
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  • Job Reference: 706407409-2
  • Date Posted: 7 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Elevation Recruitment Group
    Elevation Recruitment Group
  • Location: Lincoln, Lincolnshire
  • Salary: £45,000 to £50,000
  • Sector: Manufacturing Operations
  • Job Type: Permanent