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PRODUCTION OPERATIONS MANAGER
 
Primo Play Ltd, a leading manufacturer of sports mats, rugby equipment and fitness equipment, together with importing and distribution of sports and games equipment, have an immediate vacancy for an experienced operations manager to take control of our manufacturing and installations business.
 
Reporting to the factory/warehouse manager, this is a brilliant opportunity for a first class team player with managerial and technical experience to work within a manufacturing environment involving sales and developing sports mats, safety column and wall padding and specialist gymnastic equipment.
 This is a hands on role and duties and responsibilities include: 

  • Supervision of manufacturing of all sewn PVC products and bonding operations.
  • Ensure that production output is achieved to meet monthly and annual budgetary targets 
  • Identifying skills gaps and arranging training and development of our workforce
  • Monitor and control costs, including calculation of product costs
  • Minimise scrap and rework 
  • Work within production KPI’s and monitor achievements 
  • Deal with specialised enquires for sports matting and installations, including discussions with customers and making site visits. Preparation of quotations and tenders and supervision of jobs through to completion.
  • Work with our sales team to calculate manufacturing costs and prepare quotations
The successful candidate will need to demonstrate the following skills and experience: 

                • Practical knowledge of sewing of heavy duty PVC materials, together with knowledge of shock absorbing foams etc
                • Commercial awareness and business acumen together with IT skills abd CAD drawings.
                • Highly motivated, driven and dynamic 
                • First class man management and communication skills
                • Ability to work under pressure 
                • Strong decision making skills
                • Full clean driving license
                           
                          We are offering an attractive package of salary etc together with a company Nissan Navarra (or similar).
                           
                          Benefits include 30 days annual leave, pension etc.
                           
                          Please send your CV to Lindsay@primoplay.co.uk