Assistant Production Manager

  • Location
    Ashford, Kent
  • Salary
    £ 18336 - £ 24336 / Year
  • Category
    Industrial & Manufacturing and Production - Food, Drink & Tobacco
  • Job type
  • Industry
    Industrial and Manufacturing
  • External Reference

Do you have experience supervising/managing a team? Have you worked within a production environment previously using machinery?

If so read on, Adecco are proud to be working with a well established Company who are seeking an Assistant Production Manager to join their busy team.


  • Production experience

  • Computer literate

  • Experience within management or supervisory level


  • Overseeing of the Production Line supervisors and Line Leaders to ensure they are carrying out their role effectively with regards to the business needs.

  • Encourage a team ethos with the ability to delegate and lead by example.

  • Dealing with matters relating to the department with regards to productivity, training, personnel matters, quality issues and health and safety in conjunction with your senior managers.

  • Taking on projects relating to Health and safety, COSHH, hygiene and training.

  • Covering other shift managers for holiday and sickness.

  • Overall management, training and motivation of staff members.

  • Ensuring all rules, policies and procedures are adhered to and ensuring that the building and equipment is kept clean and properly maintained.

  • Planning and managing the distribution of orders

  • Ensuring all customer orders are produced on time to a high quality

Location: Ashford

Salary: £24,336

Working days & hours: Hours will be 06:45 to 15:30 1 in 2 weekends with 2 days in lieu. Due to the nature of the role some flexibility will be expected due to the nature of the role. Shifts will include some bank holidays.

Duration of contract: Permanent

The Adecco Group is the largest staffing firm in the world and a Fortune Global 500 company as well as being within the top 10 of Great Places to work in the UK so please apply now or call Charlotte on 01233 646632

Adecco acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and an employment business for the supply of temporary workers. The Adecco Group UK & Ireland is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

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Please apply with your CV to: Charlotte Lee