Production Manager

Production Manager

Job Title: Production Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Colne, Lancashire
Salary: £45000 - £55000.00 per annum + BENEFITS
Reference: BBBH6778_1567516666
Contact Name: Christine Edwards
Contact Email:
Job Published: September 03, 2019 14:17

Job Description




A new opportunity for a Production Manager has recently arisen to manage operations at a successful, precision machining company in Lancashire.

Due to business growth, a strong order book and new investment our client now has a requirement for a Production Manager who can improve systems and develop the production team in line with business growth.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Effective management and development of the production team toward achieving company goals
  • Review immediate and short-term workloads to determine labour level required to achieve and meet lead times and delivery dates of all jobs
  • Set and achieve production plan and sales targets
  • Achieve on time delivery in line with customer and business requirements
  • Maintain a safe working environment
  • Introduce and develop lean practices
  • Maintain accurate records
  • As part of the management team contribute to the future growth and profitability of the business.


  • Engineering qualification - preferred
  • Experience gained in a manufacturing / engineering environment
  • Machining background or similar
  • Ability to understand manufacturing processes, staffing requirements and production scheduling
  • Strong leadership and motivational skills
  • Ambitious and drive to make the department your own and help take a small business to the next level

APPLY NOW or contact Christine Edwards at Morgan Ryder Associates on 0151 480 2300 to discuss

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.

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