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Location: Burnley Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Sector: Engineering, Manufacturing Type: Permanent
Contact: Jacob Golding

A dynamic opportunity to oversee and lead production operations within a thriving CNC business unit. Responsibilities include resource management, production planning, and ensuring adherence to safety and quality standards. Seeking a motivated individual with a passion for driving efficiency and fostering a positive work environment.

Who This Job Would Suit:
Ideal for an experienced production leader with strong communication and motivational skills. The role requires someone adept at problem-solving and capable of managing both individuals and teams effectively. Prior experience in production management and familiarity with HSE and quality principles are highly desirable.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Manage Business Unit production provisions in alignment with customer and regulatory requirements.
  • Manage a large team of CNC Machine operators, Shift Leaders, Shift Technicians, and Inspectors.
  • Plan production schedules to meet internal and customer demands, aiming for KPI targets.
  • Lead safety initiatives to prevent accidents and achieve quality KPIs.
  • Drive continuous improvement activities to enhance production performance.
  • Oversee resource management and performance appraisals to meet business objectives.


  • Proven experience in Production Manager, Machine Shop Manager or similar Leadership roles.
  • Strong knowledge of CNC machining (4-axis CNC milling)
  • Strong Continuous Improvement & Quality experience
  • HNC in Mechanical Engineering or equivalent
  • Performance Management skills - OEE KPI targets

Location - Burnley
Salary - circa £45k - £55k (dependent on experience).
Benefits - 31 days hols (inc BH), 4% pension, Health cash plan, fuel mileage for any business travel.
Permanent - 39 hours per week, 0745am - 1700pm (Mon-Thurs), 0745am - 1300pm (Fri)

APPLY NOW! Feel free to contact Jacob on 0161 839 5353 or