Production Manager

Consett - DH8 6SR
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A fantastic opportunity has arisen within Legrand Electric Limited for a Production Manager, who will be based in Consett.

On offer includes overseeing and optimising the production processes at the Consett site.

This role would suit a Production Manager with the following skills and experience:

  • Ensure that customer orders are produced on time, to the desired quality levels and within the budgeted cost.
  • Adopt new ideas, including the improvement of team and Company performance using Continuous Improvement techniques.   
  • Ensuring productivity targets are met.
  • Drive 5s activities within the relevant cell.  
  • To ensure lean manufacturing and “Legrand way” improvement processes are implemented.
  • Ensuring Health and Safety standards are maintained throughout the Consett site. 
  • In the absence of the Site Manager, act as a Deputy in relation to production activities.
  • Previous experience of working in a similar environment and as a Production Manager is essential.
  • Knowledge of sheet metal forming and assembly manufacturing practise is highly desirable.
  • Demonstrated ability in applying manufacturing principles i.e lean manufacturing and continuous improvement, including 5s techniques.
  • Excellent knowledge of H&S and its application in the workplace is essential.
  • Previous experience of working with budgets is essential.
  • Possess the confidence and presentation skills to advise all staff and senior management on operational issues. 
  • Be able to travel within & outside the UK, and work away from base location as necessary  

Excellent benefits package offered, including, but not limited to:

  • Company Pension scheme
  • 25 days holiday
  • Life Assurance cover
  • Competitive salary, depending on skills and experience

Working hours:

39 hours per week 8:00am – 5:00pm (Monday – Thursday)

8:00am – 1:00pm (Friday)

Written applications (covering letter and CV) to: Baljit Kaur, HR Advisor, Great King Street North, Birmingham, West Midlands, B19 2LF or;

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