Production Assistant


£18,000 - £21,000 per annum

Permanent, Full-Time

13th November 2020

We’re hiring for a Production Assistant to join a fresh, modern company which are experiencing exponential growth in the Glossop area. Operating within the wholesale and retail sectors, they have big plans to propel them into further success, recently undertaking a new venture which could generate millions in revenue.

This opportunity has excellent scope for progression. Whilst initially the role will rely heavily on someone having a hands-on approach with the products, the idea would be that you would progress into a senior /operational position in time.


What’s on offer?

  • £18,000 – £21,000 starting salary with a view to increase after probation
  • Hours of work: 9:00 am – 5:00 pm Monday – Friday
  • Brilliant career opportunities
  • Free onsite parking
  • Supportive hands-on management


What will you be doing as a Production Assistant?

  • Monitoring orders and setting up the production line, communicating specific order requirements to the production team
  • Ensuring the orders for the new production line are completed to a high standard
  • Planning the orders and assessing the most efficient way to execute
  • Ensuring high-volume orders are managed and completed efficiently
  • Liaising with the Buying Manager on order status ensuring clear communication
  • Helping to implement new processes and machinery for the new production line
  • Determining manpower, equipment and materials needed to cover production demand
  • Progressing and tracking workload through the factory to ensure that order delivery dates are achieved


What do you need?

  • Knowledge and experience within manufacturing is preferred
  • Excellent communication skills and the ability to organise and take charge
  • The ability to demonstrate good analytical skills and competence in mathematics
  • The ability to integrate with all levels of the business, confidence and a proactive approach
  • Planning / production analysis experience would be advantageous


If you’re interested in joining a growing, innovative business that will support and encourage your personal development and grow your career, then this a brilliant opportunity. Apply today for consideration or speak with Carla at KPJ Group for more information on 01457 861511.

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