Production Manager






£38,000 to £44,000 Per Annum



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Date Posted:

15/05/2018 16:57:00

We are recruiting for a forward thinking Production Manager to organise and oversee the manufacture of double glazed units and other glass products. 

The successful person will be responsible for the smooth running of the production department, to ensure a safe and efficient working environment that delivers high quality products on-time to their customers. This is a high profile role within the company and the successful person will report directly into the Board of Directors. 

You will be tasked with planning and organising a skilled and experienced work-force of approx. 15 glass cutters and processors, organising materials and production schedules and ensuring that their modern glass processing equipment is maintained and serviced effectively. You will oversee and plan all aspects from purchasing and goods inwards through to manufacturing, quality control and dispatch, problem solving any issues that may arise in the course of manufacturing operations. 

As part of your role you will also play an integral part in reviewing procedures and operating practices to ensure that manufacturing efficiencies are maximised for current and future workloads and that the company's accreditations are maintained. 

The successful person will have a manufacturing background, ideally within the glass and glazing industry and have managerial or supervisory experience. A Health and Safety Qualification will be required and applicants will need excellent planning and organisational abilities. They will need to be able to lead from the front but balance that with being excellent team players, able to coach and motivate others to ensure company targets are met. Experience of Lean or 5s would also be advantageous.

This is a great opportunity to work for a highly respected and well-established family business that continue to expand. They undertake a wide range of work and have their own toughening facility. They are able to provide a full project management capability to their clients and operate out of modern purpose built facilities within Oxfordshire. There is a competitive and negotiable salary on offer and would suit somebody looking for a new long-term challenge where you career can grow and develop. 

For more information please contact Martyn on 01543 897800 for a confidential chat quoting reference MM804.