Production Manager (23800) Litherland, England

Salary: Pension, Holidays, Healthcare

Production Team Manager


Monday to Friday Days with flexi start times

£35,000 to £40,000+ DOE 


  • Pension
  • Life Assurance
  • Healthcare
  • EAP

My client, a leading manufacturer is looking for an experienced Production Team Manager to support the Operations Manager at a growing business. The successful candidate will manage all shift processes, production, and work to health & safety & quality standards. This is a great role for a motivated individual with manufacturing experience to join a progressive business, both working with and developing a growing team. 

Role Description

  • Deputise with the site Production Manager in their absence and supporting the Manufacturing Manager.
  • Manage the daily plan provided by the demand team to meet overall production requirements using appropriate resources to each activity.
  • Check of availability of materials for manufacturing plans
  • Ensure finished goods are manufactured according to SOP’s and all activities comply with Quality & Environmental, Health & Safety Standards such as ISO9001, ISO 13485
  • Full management of production process across areas such as packaging, freeze drying, and cartridge areas
  • Keep the training program up to date for all staff
  • Manage any issues that have arisen in the production area
  • Coordinate effectively with internal departments on things such as new products, improvement projects

Skills and Qualifications

  • Experience working in an FMCG manufacturing environment, medical/pharma is highly beneficial
  • Team and people management experience, including managing performance.
  • Ability to lead and develop teams, spot training and development opportunities
  • Management qualifications, desirable
  • Ability to build relationship with key internal and external stakeholders

Company Information

As a business our client is a true market leader within their industry with a strong presence across the UK. With a secure portfolio of clients these roles provide a stable and secure opportunity in the present economic market.

In return for your commitment my client offers a stable and secure career for technically motivated staff. If you feel this is of interest, please send your CV to directly to Ben Watkins at