Production Manager

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    North West England, England

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    £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Car, Private healthcare and Pension

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    Chloe Wild

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    6 months ago

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Production Manager
Location Merseyside, Kirby, Liverpool and Knowsley
Salary Circa £55K
Hours Monday to Friday 8am - 5pm (1 week in 7 on 24 hour call)

Experience Required:

  • Proven experience in technical production processes such experience from a similar industry e.g. chemicals, petrochemicals, heavy pharmaceuticals
  • Experience with developing and coaching operators
  • Strong man-management skills
  • Experience with setting and controlling budgets
  • Hands-on knowledge with LEAN, Kaizen and Six Sigma

Qualifications Required:

  • Bachelor's degree (or equivalent) in a relevant subject: Chemical or Process Engineering (possibly mechanical)
  • A master's degree would be advantageous
  • Apprentice trained/HNC is also acceptable


  • Providing leadership to a team of circa 15
  • Ensuring the Crushing operation adheres to food safety standards at all times
  • Implementing changes to reduce downtime
  • Budget control of 5 Million
  • To assist during out of hours
  • Lead continuous improvement activities on the shift including 5S and Kaizen
  • To manage projects and to help commission new equipment/modernisation projects

The Company:
Joining a plant that is highly profitable with an exemplary health and safety record, this may suit someone who is looking to make incremental process improvements and is interested in further long team career development.

To apply send CV to Chloe Wild at Morson or call 0161 .- 707 .- 1516

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