Works Manager (Manufacturing/ Production)

£30000 - £38000/annum vehicle, bonus, benefits
18 Oct 2016
17 Nov 2016
Contract Type
Works Manager (Manufacturing/ Production)

£30,000 to £38,000 per annum + vehicle + 25 days holiday + company benefits + bonus + early finish on Fridays (40.5 hour week with a 1:00pm finish on Friday)

East Birmingham- commutable by Birmingham Centre, Bordesley Green, Sutton Coldfield, Coleshill, Marston Green, Coventry, Solihull

Are you a Works Manager, Production Manager or similar from a manufacturing background, looking for a varied days-based role with steady hours, an early finish on Fridays and excellent long term job security?

A well established and steadily expanding manufacturer in Birmingham are looking for a new Works Manager due to retirement; you will have the opportunity to shadow the current Works Manager for around three months to learn the role and the systems in place there currently.

The family run company boasts excellent staff retention where you will be managing a well-established team of 15 shop floor staff. On a day to day basis you will be managing the factory, undertaking production planning, maintaining stock levels and supplier relationships, overseeing health and safety and housekeeping/ maintenance.

This is the opportunity to work closely with the long-standing directors in a varied role where you can manage staff but still get hands on. You will be given the freedom to apply your experience and make changes in the factory as you see fit.

If you are a Works Manager or similar looking for long-term job security in a well-established family run company that will look after your career long term then this is the role for you.

The role;

* Managing a team of 15 shop floor staff
* Production planning for manufacturing
* Speaking with suppliers to maintain stock levels and supplier relationships

The person;

* Experience of managing staff
* Knowledge, experience or qualifications in Health and Safety
* From a background in Engineering (mechanical OR electrical qualifications or experience)

Keywords; engineer, works manager, factory manager, manufacturing, production, production planning, planner, maintenance, engineering, technical, health and safety, quality, manager, team leader, charge hand, stock control, mechanical, electrical, Birmingham, west midlands, Birmingham, Bordesley Green, Sutton Coldfield, Coleshill, Marston Green, Coventry, Solihull

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