Production Manager

Location: Telford

Salary: Market related

Type: Permanent

Closing Date: 15/01/2021


Production Manager required for my client, a national leader in the recycling and resale of comsumer goods. 



As Production Manager you will support the Supervisors and Operatives to deliver and exceed targets. The Production Manager will develop the departmental team through providing direction; guidance, support, coaching and mentoring, to ensure all KPI’s are delivered in a fast paced and ever changing environment.


Responsiblities of the Production Manager:

  • Planning, directing and controlling the Processing Teams across 4 shifts to ensure health and safety, environmental, quality, volumes, productivity and cost objectives are met.
  • Accountable for time, cost and volume quality performances.
  • Focus on building a strong team focused on quality and efficiency by using methodologies and tools like 5S, KAIZEN or other CI Techniques. You will create and manage a CI program within the department with the aim of continuously finding better and more productive ways of working.
  • Take responsibility to ensure all activities within the departments comply with site health, safety and environmental policies and regulations. 
  • Work closely with the Engineering Function and help maintain an effective planned preventative maintenance (PPM) for the department.


Experience of the Production Manager: 

  • Experience of working in a Recycling facility or similar type environment.
  • Demonstrated strong implementation knowledge of CI techniques, specifically 5S and KAIZEN Projects.
  • Experience of working at a management level in a fast-paced environment.
  • Experience in managing large numbers of people (50+) with multi teams and different shift patterns.
  • Evidence of the capability to deliver visible, impactful change.
  • Organising and motivating teams and individuals.
  • Strong leadership and people management skills.



SalaryMarket related
Job ReferenceSB272
Contract TypePermanent
Closing Date15/01/2021
Regional OfficeTelford
Date Posted08/01/2021

To discuss this position further please contact:

Sam Bainbridge

Senior Recruitment Consultant


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