Production Manager

We are looking for a highly skilled and versatile Production Manager to join an established engineering company based in Poole. They supply belts, chain and motion components to industrial customers. The manufacturing department produces pulleys, gears and sprockets thereby ensuring that we can offer everything, from standard off-the-shelf parts to specials from drawing. In this role, you will be responsible for CNC, semi-CNC and manual machining (Lathes and mills) and gear cutting, along with a finishing department and plating operation.

You will collaborate with a Production Planner, Production Engineer, and Production Supervisor to optimise production efficiency and ensure seamless workflow across the various machining processes, including day and split shifts.

You will have excellent people management skills as you will lead on recruitment for your area, as well as be the first point of contact for HR related matters for your team.

Experience and Skills

Proven experience in CNC and manual machining, gear cutting, and production management/supervision.

Qualifications in Mechanical Engineering are desirable.

Strong leadership and team management skills are essential.

In-depth knowledge of CNC programming, manual machining processes, gear cutting techniques, and finishing.

Effective communication and interpersonal skills.

Detail-oriented with a focus on continuous improvement.

Working Hours

Monday to Friday 9am-5pm

Competitive salary commensurate with experience.

Statutory contributory pension.

Free allocated onsite parking.

Job Information

Job Reference: 0000003607_1716895437
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Salary From: £50000
Salary To: £60000
Job Industries: Engineering
Job Locations: Poole, Dorset
Job Types: Permanent

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