Production Leader - Machining

Production Leader - Machining

Job Title: Production Leader - Machining
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Queensferry, Flintshire
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Reference: LCE1812_1608287785
Contact Name: Christine Edwards
Contact Email:
Job Published: December 18, 2020 10:36

Job Description

Production Leader


Competitive Salary & Package

Days Role

Our client is a small but very successful engineering company who supply a vast range of stainless-steel products to the Chemical, Semi-conductor and Electronics industry.

Due to ongoing business growth, a strong order book and continuous investment, there is now a need to recruit a hands-on Production Leader to support the Operations Manager on site in North Wales.

As Production Leader you will be responsible for co-ordinating the activities of a small team and ensuring that high quality products leave the business safely, on time and to customer specifications.


  • Co-ordinate the activities of the team ensuring the smooth progression of products through the business
  • Provide 'hands on' machining support
  • Implement and manage a detailed production plan ensuring availability of resources, materials, tooling etc
  • Ensure KPI's are met; output, cycle time, scrap, consumables
  • With support of the Operations Manager, monitor productivity ensuring the production plan is met whilst remaining profitable


  • Experience of operating engineering machinery; CNC / Manual
  • Able to read and understand engineering drawings
  • Team Leader / Supervisory experience
  • Highly organised
  • A natural leader with strong communication and motivational skills
  • Customer focused with commercial acumen
  • Ambitious and drive to help take the business to the next level
  • Strong IT / Administrative skills

This position would suit a 'hands on' CNC Machinist / Team Leader / Supervisor who is looking for more responsibility.

APPLY NOW to be considered for an interview in January.

At Morgan Ryder we can provide you with a full range of employment opportunities from short term and fixed term temporary vacancies to permanent positions.

We recruit for companies that operate in the following industries: Food and Drink Manufacturers, FMCG, Packaging, Engineering, Automotive, Aerospace, Warehousing, Logistics, Waste Management, Petro Chemical, Pharmaceutical, Power & Renewable Energy.

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