Production Manager FTC


£35,000 – £40,000 PA

Dependant on Experience

We are looking for an Experienced Production Manager to join a manufacturing team working at a site Thorp Arch Industrial Estate for a period of around 6 months.


  • Be responsible for your own and colleagues’ safety ensuring SOPs and risk assessments are always adhered to.
  • Manage the Loading team of 40 colleagues including 3 Team Leaders.
  • Liaise with production to ensure that work is scheduled correctly to ensure labour efficiency and factory forecasting capacity.
  • Manage the Loading function to ensure KPIs are met/exceeded always focusing on labour and production efficiency as well as cost management.
  • Be responsible and accountable for operational and safety training in the team.
  • Identify trends affecting COPQ and drive change to improve processes and minimise costs/damage/delivery failures.
  • Carry out periodic audits across the business that will help identify any non-adherence to process.
  • Work alongside other senior managers to support the company Culture through the continuous communication and feedback of the values and behaviours.

Previous Experience/Skills

  • At least 5 years’ experience in a production management role within a manufacturing business.
  • People Management – manage all colleagues effectively, taking corrective action where required.
  • Experience of measuring and successful results of KPI’s

You can expect some Amazing Benefits including:

  • 80% Staff Discount on our products
  • Non-Salary Sacrifice Company Pension
  • Generous Holiday Entitlement plus Bank Holidays.
  • Free Onsite Parking
  • On-site Company Subsidised Canteens
  • Life insurance.
  • Employee Assistance Program.
  • No Weekend Working