Production Lead

Job title : Production Lead
Contract type : Permanent
Location : Gerrards Cross
Sectors :
Salary : £45000 - £48000 per annum
Job Reference : 3741_1713883628
Contact name : Iain Leaman
Contact email :

Production Lead / Gerrards Cross / £45,000 to £48,000

Are you an experienced Production Lead? You could be progressing your career at a world class and very successful Manufacturing company who have been awarded multiple queens awards and provide a range of complex safety equipment for the Aerospace / Defence markets.

Based in a busy assembly department, you will be running a team of aerospace component assemblers.

Location / Hours:
You'll be based close to Gerrards Cross; you'll need to be able to drive there or be on close public transport links. Free parking available.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • To supervise a team of operators and ensure that output and production targets are met
  • Ensure that the production schedule is adhered to in accordance with the relevant SOP's work instructions and Health and Safety requirements
  • Drive improvement activities such as 5s and TOC etc
  • Plan and allocate work to maximise the machine cell output
  • Provide progress updates through regular work meetings etc
  • Appraisals and training plans for staff members
  • Ensure that all Health and Safety regulations are followed at all times
  • Review all manual handing procedures

About you:

  • You will have a HNC/HND Engineering related discipline or apprenticeship
  • Good computer skills using SAP or equivalent
  • Good problem solver
  • Methodical and accurate
  • Good written skills, report writing risk assessments
  • Worked within a manufacturing environment

Application Process: We aim to respond to all applicants within 5 working days. If you don't receive a response within this period, please consider your application unsuccessful.

Privacy and Data Retention: By applying to this position, you confirm your consent to the retention of your personal data. The data you provide will only be used for recruitment purposes, stored securely, and treated as confidential in compliance with our Privacy Policy.

Syntech Recruitment Limited: We act as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and an employment business for the supply of temporary workers. Our T&C's, Privacy Policy, and Disclaimers are available on our website: