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Production Manager

Are you a dynamic and hands-on leader ready to take on an exciting new challenge? Modus Careers is seeking a talented Production Manager to join our esteemed client, a leading manufacturer based in Letchworth. If you thrive in high-pressure environments and have a knack for managing diverse teams and machinery, this role could be your perfect fit.

About the Role:

As the Production Manager, you will be at the heart of our client’s operations, overseeing the entire production process from manufacturing and print to despatch. This is a hands-on role where you’ll lead the factory operations, ensuring smooth operations and timely delivery of products. With a team of 35 full-time employees and up to 20 temporary staff during peak seasons, you will be the driving force behind maintaining high standards and meeting tight deadlines.

Key Responsibilities:

  • and manage the production team, including two direct reports: the Manufacturing Manager and the Print Manager.
  • a range of machinery, including, print CNC, lasers, wood, metal, and plastic-operated machinery, ensuring optimal performance and efficiency.
  • the production schedule to meet short lead times and high-pressure demands, particularly during peak seasons (Public holidays, e.g. Christmas).
  • closely with senior leadership to align production goals with business objectives.
  • quality control and continuous improvement processes are in place to maintain high standards.
  • staffing requirements, including hiring and managing temporary staff during busy periods.
  • with various departments to ensure seamless operations and timely delivery of products.

What We’re Looking For:

  • experience in a production management role, preferably in a hands-on environment.
  • leadership skills with the ability to manage and motivate a diverse team.
  • with a variety of machinery, including, print, CNC, lasers, and operated machinery for wood, metal, and plastic.
  • organisational and time-management skills, with the ability to thrive in high-pressure situations.
  • mindset with a passion for implementing new ideas and improvements.
  • communication and interpersonal skills.

Working Hours:

  • hours are 8:30 AM to 5:30 PM, Monday to Friday.
  • may be required during peak seasons, including weekends and evenings.

What’s on Offer:

  • salary package + Bonus, with flexibility to attract top talent.
  • to lead a dedicated team and make a significant impact on the company’s success.
  • dynamic and supportive work environment with a focus on continuous improvement.

If you are ready to take on this exciting role and bring your expertise to a thriving manufacturing company, we want to hear from you. Apply now to join our client on their journey of growth and innovation.

Full Time | Permanent | On-site
Competitive DOE
Letchworth Garden city

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