Production Manager

Location: Evesham

Salary: £40k - 50k per year + Bonus

Type: Fulltime

Closing Date: 04/02/2022


RE Recruitment are pleased to be recruiting for a Production Manager on a full-time basis for our illustrious client based in the heart of Evesham. We are looking for a Team Player that can support a busy warehouse function. You will be effective leader that can always think on their feet and lead by example.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Ensuring that targets are met, and standards are revised as processes are improved
  • Production Planning – per shift, by customer, product, and volume allocation.
  • Effective and controlled shift handovers.
  • Maintaining day to day discipline within the packing operation
  • Ensure that all personnel and training records are kept up to date and complete
  • Management of the packing team to ensure effective operations
  • Working with the teams to highlight areas of weakness within the processes of the packing operation to develop more effective methods
  • As part of the management team, to share the responsibility for the smooth and efficient running of the business
  • Effectively supervising the day to day running of the production pack house and warehouse
  • To ensure that all staff are adhering to the hygiene and jewellery policy and to deal with non-conformance immediately
  • To ensure that all staff are adhering to the health and safety policy and to deal with non-conformance immediately
  • Ensuring that the line leader is checking that the product is packed to the required specification and quality
  • Ensure that product is packed and available at the required delivery times
  • Knowledge of Batch Numbers
  • Ensure daily stock returns are sent to the customer, to include product packed, market orders, over pack and waste product.
  • Ensure that staff are working efficiently to obtain optimum throughput and to reach set targets
  • Ensure that down time is kept to a minimum by monitoring change over times and time taken to supply raw materials to the line
  • Liaising with QC and warehouse personnel with regards to quality and or order shortages
  • Ensuring that all paperwork is correctly completed, and all information recorded as per the training schedule
  • Refuse disposal
  • To be trained in the company’s glass and brittle plastic procedure
  • Report any problems to the Packhouse Supervisor
  • Product knowledge
  • Clear understanding of customer requirements
  • To ensure that areas are always kept clean and tidy with clean as you go policy
  • To ensure that the team is motivated to always achieve results by developing and driving activities
  • To make sure that costs, payroll and departmental budgets are controlled, and all resources managed effectively to ensure that profit margins are met
  • To ensure legislation compliance for all legal requirements, including Employment, Fire, Health and Safety, Hygiene and Maintenance.
  • Completion of Risk Assessments
  • Follow up Health and Safety Audits reports
  • Enforce health and safety rules
  • To recruit the team and recognise individual development needs
  • To assist in the management of conduct and performance

Person Specification:

  • Team Player – be proactive, share best practice and support colleagues under pressure and to assist where needed.
  • Clear understanding of specifications and customer requirements
  • Good levels of numeracy and accuracy
  • Attention to detail
  • Commitment – to colleagues, department goals and company.
  • Effective communicator
  • Effective leader skills
  • Clear understanding of Health and Safety
  • Clear understanding of disciplinary procedures
  • An understanding of specifications and best manufacturing practice
  • Customer Service – ensure standards are consistently met in line with company standards.
  • The ability to always self-motivate and checking of company standards
  • Good level of numeracy and literacy, writing skills
  • Clear understanding of departmental KPI`s
  • To always lead by example
  • Ability to think on feet
  • Remain calm in all situations
  • Prioritise effectively for the benefit of the business
  • Resilient and determined to achieve end goals

Additional Experience:

  • Adherence to Company standards, measured through audits
  • Adherence to Food Safety Requirements
  • Adherence to Health and Safety Requirements
  • Adherence in the safe use of equipment provided
  • Achievement of objectives set at appraisal and 1:1 meeting
  • Complaints received from customers to a minimum
  • Team retention
  • Payroll in line with budget
  • Expenses in line with budget

What we can offer:

  • 40 to 45k+ based on experience.
  • Performance Bonus
  • End of year Bonus

Working hours:

  • Week 1 Rota – Five days a week, Sunday to Thursday – 06:00 – 15:00
  • Week 2 Rota – Six days a week, Sunday to Friday – 06:00 – 15:00

For further information or discuss this role in more detail please contact Mike on 01905 788 090 or email


Salary£40k - 50k per year + Bonus
Job ReferenceMP4LSH
Contract TypeFulltime
Closing Date04/02/2022
Regional OfficeWorcester
Date Posted07/01/2022

To discuss this position further please contact:

Mike Pratt

Branch Manager

Telephone01242 505400

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