Manufacturing Manager

Posted 3 years ago

Wentworth James

Job Brief

We are looking to recruit a new position of Manufacturing Manager for the production facility in Warrington. The business runs out of 2 buildings with a total sqft of 40,000sqft. One facility is mainly production of industrial textiles while the other building is our clean and repair site which also does produce covers.

We are seeking a proactive, experienced manufacturing manager to take the reins of the manufacturing operation on both sites. Experience in Fabric / textile manufacturing would be a major help.

There are circa 25 staff at peak times.

The role will include:

  • Planning all jobs that are to be manufactured.
  • All HR and recruitment for shop floor & installation staff
  • H&S for the shop floor
  • Quality control
  • Running MRP
  • Placing orders for live jobs
  • Looking at what Capex for new technology and machinery is required.
  • Maximising the efficiencies from the production department
  • Working closely with senior management
  • Work to budgets and timings on all jobs
  • Keeping both sites tidy and organised.

We are looking for:

  • Proactive and strong leader
  • Strong under pressure
  • Great communication skills along with being a brilliant teal player.
  • Can do mentality and good problem solver.
  • At least 5 years’ experience in running a production floor (ideally in the textile trade)
  • Someone who can work to deadlines and plan effectively.
  • Someone who is eager to work hard to further their career.
  • Safety conscious
  • Attention to detail is a must.

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Job CategoryEngineering

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