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Production Manager

Renfrew, Renfrewshire
Job Type

Caley Ocean Systems Ltd are recruiting for a Production Manager to oversee the day to day management of the Renfrew workshop and implements the through workshop planning schedules. You will be responsible for the quality and execution of the products assembled and tested.

Other responsibilities to include: -

  • Implementing ways to improve and measure productivity in the workshop
  • Carry on continuous improve/upgrade programmes within the workshop
  • Interact with existing and potential customers to promote the business and workshop strengths
  • Ensure workshop remains client facing to encourage new business
  • Implement new ways to save time and money
  • Challenge and negotiate with vendors on price and delivery
  • Willingness and ability to understand the wider group service offering and capabilities
  • support the Service Manager in the provision of site personnel

Requirements and Experience: -

  • Previous experience in a similar role required, within a manufacturing and assembly facility
  • qualified through recognised apprenticeship with a minimum HNC in Mechanical, Electrical or Hydraulic Engineering
  • Good mechanical, electrical and hydraulic working knowledge and understanding
  • Strong cost and commercial awareness
  • Good interpersonal skills and ability to work with people at all levels across functions and departments
  • Be comfortable and confident in dealing with clients
  • Ability to make decisions and have the conviction to stand by them
  • Mature management style and ability to be direct and firm whilst also showing compassion and empathy
  • Understanding of contracts and automation desirable
  • Ability to comprehend drawings and ladder logic would be advantageous
  • Conversant with Microsoft office packages - word, excel, project
  • Ability to adapt to new software packages

The Company

Based in Glasgow, and established in 1968, Caley Ocean Systems Ltd has a strong international reputation as a centre of excellence in offshore handling for offshore, oceanographic, marine science and naval emergency vessels.

With an experienced, and highly skilled, engineering team and dedicated manufacturing facilities, Caley Ocean Systems services include innovative marine handling systems, design consultancy, professional project management and engineering services.

We recognise the need for the highest quality, most competent & experienced professionals if we are to deliver the best possible service to our clients. We are always looking for talented individuals who want to make a difference and contribute to the business, the industry and their own future.

Interested in joining our team? Do you have the skills we are looking for? Please apply now.

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