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Production Manager

Pin icon B76 Sutton Coldfield
Pound Sterling icon £50,000 - £55,000 dependent on experience
Clock icon Permanent
Calendar icon 18 days ago
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Are you a proactive leader with a passion for driving results?

At Accles & Shelvoke in Sutton Coldfield, we are seeking an experienced Production Manager to drive our team towards achieving safety, quality, and productivity targets. Be a part of a dynamic environment where unlocking the departments full potential and continuous improvement will be key!

Production Manager
Sutton Coldfield, B76 1AL

  • Full time, permanent
  • £50,000 - £55,000 dependent on experience

Please Note: Applicants must be authorised to work in the UK

About Us:

Accles & Shelvoke, with over 100 years of heritage, is a world leader in manufacturing precision-engineered captive bolt stunners, spare parts, and cartridges.

Our innovative CASH® range is a global staple in the meat production industry. We pride ourselves on quality, reliability, and reputation.

The Role:

As the Production Manager, you will lead a team of experienced professionals in our Production/Operations department. You will establish objectives, manage production performance, and introduce new processes to achieve our strategic goals.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Oversee daily production and delivery processes to meet business goals
  • Implement cost reduction and process improvements for efficiency
  • Manage production scheduling to meet demands
  • Optimise productivity through effective work sequencing
  • Lead and develop team through communication and career development
  • Manage departmental budgets and drive cost-saving initiatives
  • Introduce new products with robust manufacturing and quality controls
  • Inventory reduction
  • Enhance production efficiency and minimise downtime
  • Oversee payroll and overtime management
  • Utilise Lean tools (e.g., 5S, standardisation) for productivity
  • Lead a multi-skilled workforce to meet customer needs
  • Drive root cause analysis.
  • Ensure compliance with Safety, Quality, Delivery, Cost, and People (SQDCP) standards

Qualifications / Experience:

This is a wonderful opportunity for an individual with the following:

  • Degree qualification in Mechanical / Aerospace Engineering
  • Chartered / Incorporated Engineer
  • Time served apprentice
  • Track record of delivering a world-class operation
  • Proven track record with a successful portfolio of achievements
  • Competent in Operations, Engineering, HS, Quality and HR class leading practices
  • Confident and professional personality


We value our employees and offer a comprehensive benefits package:

  • Pension matched up to 6%
  • Full private healthcare (including family cover)
  • Opportunities for international travel

How to apply for the role:

If you have the skills and experience required for this position, click “apply” today and check your inbox for an email providing more information on how to tailor your application and provide a cover letter or any supporting documents.

You must be authorised to work in the UK. No agencies please.

Other suitable skills and experience include Production Manager, Production Supervisor, Operations Manager, Manufacturing Manager, Plant Manager, Process Improvement Manager, Engineering Manager, Quality Assurance Manager, Supply Chain Manager, Lean Manufacturing Specialist, Industrial Engineer.