Assistant Production Manager

Product Manager, Production / Stock Control
£25,000 to £30,000 Per Annum
Contract Type:
Full time

The Just Recruitment group are recruiting for an Assistant Production Manager to join a manufacturing company in Colchester. 

Duties include: 

•Working on the production floor 
•Ensuring efficiency throughout the shift, keeping the team focused and motivated to meet shift KPI targets 
•Delegation of tasks throughout the team in a way to optimise production output 
•Controlling the flow and sequencing of manufacturing 
•Reporting and resolving any equipment or machinery breakdowns, liaising with the third party contractor where necessary (including carrying out initial fault finding in order to relay back to Production Manager and/or contractor) 
•Responsible for the execution of the Health & Safety policy ensuring all control measures are in place to create a safe working environment 
•Monitoring adherence to H&S procedures and handling accident investigations where necessary 
•Ensuring PPE requirements are adhered to at all times 

The ideal candidate: 

•Passion and drive to innovate and put forwards improvement ideas 
•Ambition to excel in role and progress within a fast growing business 
•Strong people skills with a proven track record of leading a small team and the ability to be diplomatic and decisive 
•Ability to engage a team at all levels and understand key motivators in order to drive performance 
•Good understanding of H&S management at a supervisory or management level (formal training in H&S would be beneficial) 
•IT literate with some background in using a stock management database or similar (Sage 200 experience would be a bonus) 

Monday to Thursday 2.30pm to 11.00pm and Friday 2.00pm to 10.00pm 
Free Parking 

To discuss in more detail please call Jody or email