Assistant Production Manager

35000.00 - 40000.00 GBP Annual + GBP35000 - GBP40000/annum
31 Aug 2017
28 Sep 2017
Contract Type
My client based in Purfleet operates a Vehicle Enhancement Centre where vehicles are prepared for customer handover and commercial vehicles are built to fleet customers specifications. They are currently looking for an Assistant Production Manager to join their team. It is a young and dynamic environment and the company offers genuine progression whilst it continues its rapid growth.

Reporting to the Production Managers you will assist with the active control and responsibility for the overall operational matters relating to the VEC on a daily basis.

Main Duties

To assist in the operational and administrative tasks ensuring that they are carried out in a timely and succinct fashion by assigning responsibilities to and actively assisting the operations team.

To support the Production Managers to ensure that staff are efficiently assigned to projects and are performing at the required standards by undertaking an active role on the shop floor.

To ensure all processes and procedures are followed by all members of staff

Together with the Manager continuously seek ways to improve overall performance and reduce costs.

To assist in the operation in undertaking various actions to guarantee compliance with all customer, legal, environmental and internal requirements


Have a high level of flexibility

Have excellent communication skills

Experience of managing staff

Good customer service skills

To understand IT systems and able to liaise with IT department.

Intermediate Knowledge of Excel/Spreadsheets

A passion for vehicles is preferable but not essential.

Salary GBP35,000-40,000 per annum. My client also offers an attractive benefits package.

If you possess the above skills and attributes and are looking for the next step in your career then please apply by submitting your CV for consideration. Please note that due to the anticipated number of responses that only successful applicants will be contacted