Production Manager

Engineering @Grayson Talent

Job Description

Key responsibilities:

The production manager will oversee the production process, coordinating all production activities and operations:

  • Plan and draw up a production schedule.
  • Decide on and order the resources that are required and ensure stock levels remain adequate.
  • Select equipment and take responsibility for its maintenance.
  • Set the quality standards.
  • Ensure that the production will be cost effective by estimating costs and negotiating and agreeing budgets.
  • Monitor the production processes and adjust schedules as needed.
  • Monitor productivity rates and product standards and implement quality control programmes.
  • Organise the repair of any damaged equipment.
  • Liaise with different departments, teams and companies (suppliers, managers, clients).
  • Ensure that health and safety guidelines are followed at all times.
  • Ensure customer orders are completed on time and to budget and that quality standards and targets are met.
  • Work with General Manager to implement the company’s policies and goals.
  • Collate and analyse data, putting together production reports.
  • Supervise and motivate a team of workers.
  • Review worker performance and identify training needs.


  • Bachelor degree in Mechanical Engineering or Electrical Engineering.
  • At least five years’ experience.
  • Excellent Communication skills.
  • Effective planning skill.
  • An eye to detail.
  • Knowledge of health and safety procedures.
  • Good organisation skills.

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