Production Manager
  • Permanent
  • Bridgend
  • Mon – Thu (7am - 4pm), Fri (7am - 12pm)
  • Salary in the region of £26,500 - £30,000 per annum
  • Generous Company pension scheme (up to 14% employer contribution)
  • 33 days annual leave inclusive of public holidays
We are currently looking to recruit a Production Manager for a leading electrical products Manufacturing company, that’s expanding their team.
The main purpose of the role is to lead a highly motivated team and be responsible for producing a varied range of complex products in small & large batch sizes whilst maintaining the highest quality supply to professional and consumer markets.
Duties & responsibilities as a Production Manager:
  • Overseeing the production process and team, including Shift Operations.
  • Job control and schedule delivery
  • Collating and reporting KPI relevant to the manufacturing operation
  • Analysing data and improving processes
  • Creating new standards plus adhering to existing standards resulting in the production of the highest quality product
  • Liaising with several supporting departments, e.g., Supply Chain, Engineering, etc.
  • Reviewing team and individual performance and identifying training needs
  • Coaching and mentoring of team
  • Performance Management
  • Coordinating manning and flexibility to support changes in production quantity
  • Maintaining engagement and motivation levels within the team
  • Leading training programs in line with new technologies
  • Ensuring Health and Safety guidelines are followed
Skills required:
  • A strong team player, with the ability to communicate at all levels within the organisation and have the drive and ambition for success.
  • Excellent leadership, coaching skills, decision making & problem-solving techniques
  • Ability to be creative and instigate change
  • Self-motivated and goal focused with excellent organisation skills.
  • Strategic mindset to lead into the short, mid & long term.
  • Previous Leadership experience
  • Ability to work within a demanding production/target driven environment.
  • Computer literate, ability to analyse data, familiar with Microsoft Office or similar.
Other company benefits:
  • Life Assurance (10 x annual salary)
  • Private health care
  • Opportunity to receive a target related annual bonus
  • Onsite gym
This position is easily commutable from Bridgend, Hensol, Sarn, Heol-y-Cyw and Llanharan.
Job reference: 1328
How to Apply:
Contact Mark Watton at Micron Recruitment on 01527 759120, or simply click apply.
Due to the sheer volume of applications, we receive, we will only contact successful applications. Therefore, if you have not heard from us within 10 working days, please deem your application as unsuccessful.  
Candidates must be eligible to work and live in the UK.
Micron Recruitment is working as a recruitment agency in relation to this vacancy.