Production Manager (20690) Hitchin, England

Salary: GBP40000 - GBP45000 per annum + Days Mon - Fri, 25 days hols, 5% pension

Production Manager

£40,000 - £45,000


8am – 4pm Mon – Fri


Benefits: 25 days holiday + bank holiday’s, 5% employer pension contribution, life cover at x2 salary


Are you a Production Manager from a Food Manufacturing background looking for a new challenge?


Are you a strong man manager, who enjoys developing teams and identifying continuous improvement opportunities?


An established and reputable Food Manufacturer based in Hitchin are looking for a Production Manager to join the team. You will have 5 Supervisors reporting into you with an overall Production team of 26 across 5 lines.


After 12 months of substantial growth this is an exciting challenge for a driven Production Manager to continue to improve the site.


Roles and responsibilities:


  • Ensure the correct use of protective clothing and any other safety equipment
  • Recruitment, holiday's, return to work interviews
  • Health and safety, risk assessment management
  • Performance reviews
  • Measuring KPIs
  • Increasing efficiencies across the site
  • Identifying training needs
  • Waste reduction


Skills and experience:


  • Food manufacturing experience is a must
  • HACCP and Food Hygiene knowledge
  • Previous experience working to BRC standards
  • Strong man management skills




Hours:                   8am – 4pm

Salary:                   £40,000 - £45,000

Benefits:              Life cover x2, 24 days holiday + bank hols, 5% employer pension


If you are interested in this role or looking for something similar, please contact our Managing Consultant Louise Johnston-Allen directly at or call them for a confidential discussion on 01275 371981.


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