The Role

We are recruiting for an experienced Production Manager to join our Spennymoor team. You will be self motivated, creative and have sound judgement, along with an enthusiastic approach to problem solving.


  • Manage the Production Department (incudes team leaders, process technicians, tool fitting and packing inspection)
  • Manage the tooling department (includes tool preparing, tool cleaning, tool repairing and storage)
  • Order supplies and carry out stock counts on a monthly basis
  • Strive towards zero LTA’s and reduce accidents year on year, through training, investment and controls.
  • Ensure products are produced on time, in full, to the correct standards
  • Run the production department to TS/ISO standards, meeting customer requirements in full
  • Oversee set-ups of all tools, ensuring compliance, highlighting issues and investment requirements
  • Inspire and lead through strong leadership
  • Oversee the recruitment and onboarding process for your department
  • Analyse departmental and team member performance, driving a culture of continuous improvement


The essentials:

  • Proven experience in a similar role (5/10 years)
  • Strong hands on leadership experience
  • Ability to develop, lead and motivate others
  • Excellent time management and organisation skills
  • ERP knowledge
  • QA process knowledge
  • Highly computer literate e.g. Excel/Word and PowerPoint
  • Ability to communicate effectively with people at all levels
  • Demonstrates experiences of making sound judgement under pressure.


  • Knowledge of moulding would be preferred

The Benefits

Company Benefits:

  • Competitive Salary
  • 25 Days Holiday plus Bank Holidays
  • Company Pension
  • Life Assurance
  • Income Protection
  • Holiday Purchase Scheme
  • Birthday Holiday
  • Long Service Awards
  • Volunteering Day
  • Enhanced Maternity pay
  • Free Parking
  • Company Uniform
  • Employee Welfare Support Line
  • Occupational Healthcare Provision

Job Summary


Production Manager


Full time


Spennymoor, County Durham

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