Production Manager (Machine Shop)

Job Title: Production Manager (Machine Shop)
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Chester, Cheshire
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + 35 hour week
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 71481-ENGIN-EES_1524065344
Contact Name: Emma Smith
Contact Email:
Job Published: April 18, 2018 16:29

Job Description

Production Manager (Machine Shop)

35 hour week! But you need to be very motivated and motivating for all of them.

An excellent opportunity for a production manager has arisen to join a well established company, established for 300 years in fact! This highly reputable company makes and supplies lead sheets and ancillary products, in addition to this, the company designs, manufactures and installs radiation shielding and other products to nuclear, medical and other markets.

If you join the team you will be leading from the front taking responsibility for the machine shop and key production cells ensuring a safe, effective and efficient operation.
You will also be ensuring production targets and plant outputs are met along with quality objectives and improvements to yield.
Root cause investigation, analysis and elimination of any potential problems.
As safety is paramount in this operation, you will also be ensuring that all shifts are manned and motivated with all correct PPE available.

Previous experience required

You will need to be a motivated individual with proven managerial experience in a busy machine shop.
Working knowledge of modern CNC machining centres
Knowledge of ISO quality systems
Modern manufacturing techniques

The successful candidate will work a 35 hour week (early finish Friday) and after qualification period you will be entitled to extra benefits including a healthcare cash plan and pension scheme