Production Manager

Production Manager

One of the world's largest defence organisations are now seeking a Production Manager to join their growing team in Bedfordshire. This is a functional role to manage the day-to-day activities of the production team. A varied position that includes leading the technical delivery of the team, supporting the strategy development, developing continuous improvement process and coaching. Due to the nature of the work, all applicants must be able and willing to obtain SC clearance.

Job Description

Job Title: Production Manager
Salary: Up to £50,000 + Benefits
Location: Bedfordshire (Commutable from: Milton Keynes, Bedford, Luton, Stevenage, Leighton Buzzard, Northampton)

One of the world's largest defence organisations are now seeking a Production Manager to join their growing team in Bedfordshire. This is a permanent opportunity with a salary of up to £50,000 per annum + fantastic company benefits. Due to the nature of the work, all applicants must be able and willing to obtain SC clearance.

The successful Production Manager will be responsible for managing the day to day activities of the production team to deliver the manufacture, assembly, integration and test of complex hardware on time to cost and quality. In addition to ensuring a safe working environment and adherence to company and legislative requirements, processes and procedures.

Required Skills

* Demonstrable industry experience in electrical and/or similar advanced manufacturing environments
* Lean manufacture and operational excellence skills
* Excellent process focused leadership, coaching, communication and influencing skills across all levels of the business.
* Stakeholder management skills
* Problem solving skills and the ability to balance multiple priorities
* An agent for change with proven experience of business change management
* Experience of MRP systems - SAP is desirable

Desired Skills

* Proven industry experience of prototype builds and development through initial low rate builds into volume production

Should you be interested in applying or hearing more about this position please submit your application to Daniel Smith on 02392458040 or email your latest CV

This vacancy is being advertised by Advanced Resource Managers. ARM is a specialist talent acquisition and management consultancy. We provide technical contingency recruitment and a portfolio of more complex resource solutions. Our specialist recruitment divisions cover the entire technical arena, including some of the most economically and strategically important industries in the UK and the world today. We will never send your CV without your permission.

Advanced Resource Managers Engineering Limited operates & advertises as an Employment Agency for permanent positions and as an Employment Business for contract/temporary positions.

Key Consultant

Daniel Smith

Daniel-Smith-(edited)

I specialise in permanent and contract recruitment within aerospace and defence. I excel at resourcing engineering and professional support services within the defence industry encompassing commercial management, operations, planning, PMO, procurement, quality assurance, systems safety and systems/software engineering.

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