Production Manager - Corrugated Packaging

England, Suffolk / England, Cambridgeshire
23 Oct 2018
22 Nov 2018
Hollie James
Contract Type
Full Time

Reference Number: PK5724


Core Hours: 7:30am - 4:30pm (however flexibility will be required in busy periods)

Our client is an independent sheet plant focusing on stock and serve, SRP and ecommerce corrugated cartons and die cuts. They have a second factory and new casemaker being commissioned in spring 2019 and are looking for driven individuals.

They are currently looking to recruit a Production Manager to join their team who will be responsible for 10 members of staff including a Team Leader and Machine Operators.

Responsibilities / Requirements:

  • Proven management of a production department or similar
  • Experience of undertaking projects with success
  • Excellent problem-solving skills and flexible ability to react to change
  • Highly responsible, reliable and flexible with a strong work ethic
  • Able to effectively prioritise and adapt to a varied and changeable workload
  • Desire to succeed
  • To lead a department to reach the output levels required by the production plan
  • Attend daily production meetings and others as required
  • Maintain a high quality department to meet the needs of the business
  • Manage staffing requirements
  • Minimise downtime and develop effective improvements for the department
  • Maintain hygiene standard set for the area
  • To liaise with the planning department and changes to the plan
  • Achieve daily, monthly and annual targets for the department, KPI's & OEE