Job vacancy - Production Manager

Position: Production Manager
Reference: acsBpmnw
Location: Newhaven
Salary: £40,000 - £50,000 per annum

Job Title: Production Manager

Are you a Production Manager with experience in Injection Moulding? Do you have knowledge of Health and Safety Legislation?


  • Responsible for the day to day management and co-ordination of production and distribution operations.
  • Adhere to relevant Health and Safety and Factories legislation required of the industry.
  • Costing/budget management to maintain cost effective production, reporting regularly to management team to achieve KPIs and functional objectives.
  • To recruit staff as necessary, manage and appraise performance, provide training and encourage their development.
  • Plan and prioritise production output to satisfy customers requirements and the needs of the business
  • Ensure products are manufactured to the correct quality and specification.
  • Monitor working patterns and control staffing levels in line with customer demand.
  • Manage a program of continuous improvement and introduce lean manufacturing methodology
  • Maintain a preventative maintenance program (TPM) to ensure the reliability and efficient operation of all plant and equipment.

Knowledge & Experience

  • Technical background in injection moulding and assembly techniques
  • Knowledge of Health and Safety Legislation
  • Experience of managing and developing a production team
  • A clear understanding of Lean Manufacturing Principles
  • Experience in plastic component assembly
  • Experience in Injection Moulding (knowledge of Sandretto and Boy machines)
  • Knowledge of ISO and BSI standards
  • Understanding of tool design and construction
  • Understanding of moulding process auxiliary

ACS are recruiting for a Production Manager. If you feel that you have the skills and experience required in this advertisement to be a Production Manager, please submit your CV including an outline of your experience as a Production Manager. It is always a good idea to include a covering letter outlining your experience as a Production Manager with your application as this will enhance your chances of selection and improve your prospects of landing the Production Manager role you desir