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£35000 - £40000 per annum
July 9, 2021

About the role

Futures are currently looking for an experienced Production Manager to join a growing manufacturer in West Yorkshire. Reporting to the Operations Manager, the Production Manager will oversee business operations and ensure the safe and effective running of their shift. You must have prior experience working in furniture manufacturing and be comfortable getting hands on to ensure deadlines are met. This is a Monday to Friday days role.

Production Manager – Role and Responsibilities – Production Manager / Manufacturing Manager / Lean / Continuous Improvement / Furniture

* Manage a multi-skilled team across multiple production lines
* Proficient in manufacturing analysis, problem solving, reducing lead times, minimising overhead costs, with a solid knowledge of and practical success in implementing lean manufacturing techniques
* Excellent leadership and man management skills at all levels with particular emphasis on change management
* Conversant with all current Health and Safety Regulations with proven expertise in handling health and safety situations
* Highly ambitious team player with good organisational skills employing effective prioritisation and time management
* Ensure that deadlines are met and products are manufactured to the highest quality
* Update customers as and when required

Production Manager – Skills and Abilities – Production Manager / Manufacturing Manager / Lean / Continuous Improvement / Furniture

* A minimum of three years experience of day to day management of a furniture production facility
* A strong leader with vision and excellent communication skills
* Ability to lead a team of around 60 employees
* Implement new ideas to help grow the business
* A common sense approach to lean improvements
* An experienced multi-tasker able to react to frequent change and quickly changing priorities

If this role appeals please apply now!

Production Manager, Manufacturing Manager, Operations Manager, Furniture, Lean, Continuous improvement

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