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Production Manager

Job Title: Production Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Chesterfield
Salary: 40000 - 50000
REF: TH89111
Contact Name: Taryn Hall
Contact Email:
Job Published: over 4 years ago

Job Description

Established in 1985 my client specialise in providing world class Contract Electronics Manufacturing ( CEM ) solutions to companies operating in a variety of high reliability, high quality, function critical market sectors. Due to continued expansion they are now looking to recruit a Production Manager. 


  • Managing, motivating and leading a Team of operatives, identifying any training required, recruitment, holidays cover, etc. Ensuring people are utilised during production and periods of down time.
  • Set and achieve targets and efficiencies in line with the production plan. Understanding and promoting urgency. Communicate effectively with the Production Planner.
  • Oversee regular quality checks to ensure the product is produced and packed in line with specification and quality standards.
  • Identify and propose ideas and solutions that will increase efficiency in production, cost, or time.
  • Ownership of your own safety and promote safe working practices across the team and all areas.
  • Carry out production line change overs, ensuring that the production line is set up ready to meet production plan, and run at maximum efficiency.


  • Strong communication, organisational and people management skills
  • Previous electonic manufacturing experience essential
  • Practical knowledge of production equipment
  • Excellent decision making and problem solving skills
  • Hands on approach