Production Manager

£45000 to £50000 per annum
30 Jan 2017
27 Feb 2017
Ben Hamlin
Contract Type
Full Time
A fantastic opportunity has become available for a Production Manager to join a growing Pharmaceutical Contract Manufacturing Organisation supporting both the Pharmaceutical, Food and Healthcare markets based in the Hertfordshire area. This is an exciting opportunity working for a company who are aiming to grow in size and significantly increase turnover over the next 5 years.


The successful Production Manager will be responsible for the following:-

1. You will ensure all the activities within Pharmaceutical and Food/Beverage manufacturing are compliant to current procedures with regards to Quality, Health & Safety and Customer requirements.

2. As the Production Manager you will be responsible for ensuring that all manufacturing and associated areas are compliant to GMP, BRC and 5S standards.

3. Responsible for ensuring that any breaches in H&S and GMP are managed in accordance with company procedures.

4. Adherence to the manufacturing plan, investigating misses and putting in place necessary improvements to avoid recurrence.

5. Provide daily leadership and management of a small production team and an on-site maintenance engineer.


To be successful in your application to this exciting opportunity for a Production Manager we are looking to identify the following on your profile and past history:

1. You will ideally have a relevant degree qualification within a science, engineering or manufacturing related discipline. However, equivalent qualifications and industry experience will also be considered. Lean Six-Sigma certification is also desirable.

2. Proven industry and management experience within the Pharmaceutical, Healthcare, Food or Fine Chemical production environment, specifically within a GMP manufacturing environment.

3. Experience of working in an Operational Excellence and Continuous Improvement culture including Daily Accountability, Visual Management and 5S management.

Key Words: Production | GMP | Pharmaceutical | Healthcare | Manufacturing | Manager | Continuous Improvement | 5S | Lean | Operational Excellence

Hyper Recruitment Solutions Ltd (HRS) is an Equal Opportunities employer that is happy to welcome applications for any applicant who fulfil the role requirements for this position. HRS is a company exclusively supporting the science and technology sectors and is made up of a collaboration of scientists supporting science. We look forward to helping you with your next career moves.