Job title: Production Manager
Job type: Permanent
Emp type: Full-time
Salary type: Annual
Salary: negotiable
Location: York, UK
Job published: 10/05/2024
Job ID: 32523
Contact name: James Lawson
Phone number: +447498608922
Contact email:

Job Description

Production Manager

£37,000 - £40,000



Our client is looking for a full time Production Manager. As the Production Manager, you will lead the manufacturing departments and be responsible for achieving performance standards, driving continuous improvement, and striving for the highest standards of safety and quality across all aspects of the operation. Our client specials in PCB assembly, Box-build, and Design/Prototyping from concept into production, it will be you responsibility to oversee and improve the process of these productions.


Main Duties:

Oversee all daily factory operations to ensure delivery against customer requirements, HSE legislative guidelines and KPIs

Lead factory continual improvement programs to improve lean performance, quality, and efficiency

Engage with activities such as procurement, engineering and production QA

Identify and manage employee development through internal and external training

Provide solutions to process, technical and manufacturing discussions

Fulfil all monthly preventative maintenance and repairs within budget

Identify capital expenditure to align with Company strategic requirements

Provide analytical data and reports as requested

Lead and attend production, operational and management meetings


Person Specification:

Understanding of ISO9001 procedures and requirements

Excellent organisational skills with ability to identify priorities when in flux

Effective communicator, delegator and motivator at all levels

Always seeking improvement and best practice

Customer centric approach at all times

Health & Safety qualification or knowledge is desirable

IPC certification is desirable

Punctual, focused and reliable

Commercial, cost and budget awareness



Strong leadership skills with positive solution-based attitude

Minimum HNC electronic engineering qualification or equivalent

3 years Production Management experience

Minimum 5 years engineering experience, preferably in Electronics

Lean Manufacturing experience


Suitable candidates should apply immediately through the advertisement. The Consultant managing this vacancy will contact applicants of interest.

We regret that this client is unable to sponsor work permit or work permit transfer applications. Candidates must be able to prove their eligibility to work in the UK. The Electronics Group is an employment consultancy and currently has permanent vacancies for Electrical, Electronics and Engineering professionals throughout the United Kingdom. If you are looking for work in this area, we may be able to assist you, please contact a member of our team on 0113 274 4270.