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Production Manager (Manufacturing / Regulated)

Production Manager (Manufacturing / Regulated)

£43,000 Basic – £51,500 with Shifts + Employer Pension + Health Care + Cycle to Work Scheme + Airbus Share Issue + Discretionary Bonus + Company Benefits

Western Glasgow, Scotland. Commutable from Paisley, East Kilbride, Clydebank, Rutherglen, Barrhead

Are you a Production Manager from a manufacturing / aerospace background, looking to step into a position where you will lead and direct industry changing projects for a long-standing defence manufacturer, offering a wide variety of work, plenty of responsibility, and a generous remuneration package?

On offer is a great opportunity to make your mark for a company specializing in advanced defence technology, focusing on the development and integration of cutting-edge missile systems and battery-powered defence solutions. Their expertise lies in creating precision-guided missile technology for diverse military applications, coupled with innovative battery-driven defence mechanisms.

In this role, you will lead manufacturing teams to deliver high-quality products within regulatory standards and customer timelines. This role entails aligning production strategies with business objectives, implementing safety measures, and fostering a culture of continuous improvement. Key responsibilities include planning and executing manufacturing activities, ensuring compliance, initiating improvements, and implementing comprehensive training programs to develop essential skills for successful leadership in production management.

This role would suit a Production Manager, looking to play an integral part in the international manufacturer that offers a variety of work and a range of benefits.

Shift Pattern:

Monday -Thursday (6AM – 2PM) – Friday (6AM-11AM) (+0.5 per day for changeover)

Monday -Thursday (2PM – 10PM – Friday 11AM-4PM (+0.5 day for changeover)

Average weekly hours 37.5 per week


* Lead manufacturing teams to deliver high-quality thermal battery products, aligning production strategies with business objectives and regulatory standards.

* Oversee planning and execution of manufacturing activities, ensuring safety compliance, and driving continuous improvement initiatives.

* Develop comprehensive training programs to enhance skills essential for effective production management and success in meeting customer timelines and quality standardsTop of Form


* Production Manager
* Manufacturing / Aerospace background
* Commutable to Western Glasgow

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If you are interested in this role, click ‘apply now’ to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV.

We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitable candidates. The salary advertised is a guideline for this position. The offered renumeration will be dependent on the extent of your experience, qualifications, and skill set.

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