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Production Manager

11.10.2021

Post: Production Manager in Production Department

Farran is an internationally recognized leader in the development of cutting-edge millimeter-wave components and subsystems. Over its 40 years of existence, the company has grown a reputation for pushing the boundaries of technology, performance and reliability, and built a world-class level of IP. The company has been serving both emerging and mature markets; with end-user applications covering Test & Measurement, 5G, 6G, Radar & Remote Sensing and Communications.

Farran is looking for an experienced Production Manager to organize and oversee the manufacturing of products. You will be ultimately responsible for the smooth running of production and the quality of output. We expect you to have deep know-how in production procedures and a strong leadership ability to direct and motivate personnel towards maximum performance. Decision-making and problem-solving will be part of your daily responsibilities with a focus on an efficient and productive manufacturing process that meets customer requirements.

You will be working with an organisation that places a great emphasis on well-being in the work environment and personal development, with an opportunity to receive financial support for additional training through taught courses, subject to business needs. Farran offers fantastic benefits including half-day Fridays, a pension scheme and attractive remuneration. It is a rare opportunity to join an organisation that takes pride in its employees and ensures a great work-life balance.

Key Responsibilities

The post holder will report to Managing Director and will have the following responsibilities:

  • Organise the workflow to meet specifications and deadlines
  • Determine the amount of necessary resources (raw materials, workforce etc.)
  • Monitor production to resolve issues
  • Supervise and monitor performance of production personnel
  • Hire production personnel
  • Liaise with other managers to understand objectives and formulate plans
  • Streamline the workflow and maximise production efficiency
  • Ensure output meets quality standards
  • Enforce health and safety standards
  • Estimate cost and prepare budgets
  • Approve purchasing of equipment, maintenance work etc.
  • Manage security, maintenance and service of work facilities
  • Report to upper management
  • Document technical knowledge in the form of notes and manuals.

Qualifications

  • Proven work experience as Production Manager
  • Knowledge of production management
  • Understanding quality standards and health and safety regulations
  • Experience in reporting on key production metrics
  • Outstanding communication ability
  • Excellent organisational and leadership skills
  • Attention to detail
  • Strong decision-making skills and result-driven attitude
  • Bachelor degree in Business Administration or equivalent an advantage

Employment conditions

Farran is offering a permanent full-time contract and attractive salary package including Company’s Private Pension Scheme. We offer a rare opportunity to join a well-established mm-wave company with a strong R&D history and presence in the market.

An application containing a cover letter and CV should be sent to: sales@farran.com.

Download the job description here: Farran – Production Manager

 

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