• Engineering & Production
  • Carlisle

Production Manager – 884464

About the Role:

It’s a busy, fast-paced, complex site producing a wide range of high care product for retail customers, and this is a great opportunity to join a business offering plenty of variety and opportunities for progression.

Reporting to the Manufacturing Manager, your key responsibilities will include:

  • Leading and developing your team, ensuring all KPIs and efficiency targets are achieved.
  • Coaching and mentoring your team, working closely with them to drive performance, and improve engagement and morale.
  • Proactively reviewing operational trends and performance metrics (eg, OEE, GMP), putting corrective actions in place to ensure delivery of the production plan.
  • Identifying opportunities for improvements in your team, ensuring all colleagues are motivated and equipped to perform to the best of their ability.
  • Promoting a safety-first culture, ensuring compliance to all HSE standards.

About You:

We are looking for a Production Manager who can deliver operational targets and also drive behavioural change and we’re keen to hear from anybody with the following skills and experience:

  • Leading and improving production teams in a food manufacturing environment, preferably chilled.
  • Results focused with demonstrable experience of successfully meeting KPIs and implementing new processes to drive improvements.
  • Excellent leadership and interpersonal skills, a ‘hands on’ manager who can motivate a team and engage with people to deliver change.
  • Strong analytical skills, able to use data to make informed decisions and improve performance.
  • Proactive and confident in approach, able to work well with colleagues at all levels across the business.

Our Referral Incentive:

Due to the high amount of interest that we receive for each of our roles unfortunately we cannot respond to each application individually, therefore if you do not hear back from us you have not been shortlisted for this role. Please continue to check our website for any other roles which may be of interest.

We offer a £500 referral if you introduce someone we place – see our website for details

We regret that this client is not prepared to sponsor work permit or work permit transfer applications. Candidates must be able to prove their eligibility to work in the UK


To apply for this job email your details to info@rp-ltd.com.

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