Production Manager

Location: Leeds, West Yorkshire
Job Type: Permanent
Salary: £28000.00 - £32000.00 per annum + DOE + benefits
Contact: Elly Clow
Call: Elly
Reference: BBBH1341_1590070509
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Leeds based. Salary up to £32,000 DOE

We are currently recruiting for an experienced Production Manager to start as soon as possible with our well established, successful client who is a leading manufacturer of quality cardboard boxes and cardboard products in Leeds.

Key Responsibilities:

As the Production Manager, your role and overall responsibility will be to ensure smooth workflow consistently and deal with the day to day obstacles that may occur. You will be responsible for a team of staff and will be flexible in terms of your day to day duties as you will be heavily involved in all aspects of production and the planning around it.

Hours of work: 40 Hours. Flexible to cover 2 Production shifts
06:30 - 15:30 Mon to Fri
09:00 - 18:00 Mon to Thurs, Fri 06:30 - 15:30
+ Such hours as needed to fulfil your role

Experience, attributes & skills sought:

It is essential that you;

  • Have extensive packaging box experience (minimum of 5 years)
  • A sound knowledge of the machines (Experience operating Casemakers or Printer Slotters is essential).
  • Planning skills - the ability to react to an uplift in production demand, or unexpected change, due to staffing shortfall, or machine failure.
  • Have skills in calmly driving a team forward
  • Good man management skills
  • Be able to motivate, encourage, discipline and raise expectations of each member of the team.

In return, you will benefit from:

A competitive package DOE

Closing date is 3.06.20

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