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Production Manager

Based in Sandwich, Kent our client are well recognised manufacturers within the defence and military space.


The Production Manager will be responsible for ensuring that the manufacture, survey, evaluation, fault diagnosis and repair of Electro-Optic products are carried out in the most effective manner within agreed timeframes.

  • Make sure all returned product assessments and repairs are completed by the agreed timeframes
  • Create, monitor and report on KPIs of the departments performance
  • Control stock holding within the department
  • Contribute towards continuous improvement initiatives
  • Attend customer visits in the UK and Overseas when necessary


The successful Production Manager will be able to demonstrate:

  • Current passport and full driving license due to travel requirements
  • HNC or equivalent in an engineering discipline
  • Electro-Mechanical assembly experience
  • Electro-Optical repair experience is highly desirable
  • Understanding of ISO9001/AS9100 standards
  • Management of complex products within manufacturing, ideally the defence sector

Job Offer

  • Competitive salary
  • Company profit share scheme
  • Stakeholder pension
  • Death in service scheme
  • Rewards and recognition scheme

Michael Page Procurement & Supply Chain
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