Production Manager

£30000 - £40000/annum
18 Oct 2016
17 Nov 2016
Contract Type
Manufacturing Futures are currently searching for a Production Manager to join a large manufacturer based in Bradford. The successful candidate will be managing a team of 20 with responsibilities covering the implementation of lean manufacturing techniques, ongoing support for multiple production lines, and ensuring KPIs are hit and exceeded. On offer, as well as a generous salary, is a great working atmosphere with great prospects for the future. The current Production Manager is reluctant to leave due to the success of the business but feels its time to retire.

Production Manager “ Role and Responsibilities “ Furniture
- Looking after a team of 20 setting daily KPIs, ensuring daily production targets are hit and solving any problems that may arise with production
- Implementing different lean/CI ideas to increase efficiency, reduce waste and reduce costs
- Development of the team, performance management and training are essential to the role

Production Manager “ Skills and Abilities “ Furniture
- A background within furniture/textile manufacturing is preferred with experience of managing a team of over 20
- Experience of implementing different lean ideas into a manufacturing business is essential (5s, Kanban, Kaizen, CI) and training individuals
- Expert knowledge of good manufacturing processes with the ability to liaise with clients, the sales team and employees on all levels, from Operatives to Directors

Production Manager, Manufacturing Manager, Lean, Textiles, Furniture