Production Controller

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  • Location:

    Portsmouth, Hampshire

  • Sector:

    Production Manager

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  • Salary:

    £45000 - £50000 per annum + great benefits

  • Contact:

    Phil Johnson

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  • Published:

    over 2 years ago

  • Start date:

    April 2019

  • Consultant:


Production Controller 45k-50k (depending on experience)

+ Production Controller

+ £45-50k + benefits + 24 days holiday

+ Portsmout based pipeline equipment company

+ Growing team

Our client are a leading manufacturer and supplier of Under pressure drilling and pipeline equipment supplying the Gas & Water Industries in the UK and export to 105 countries worldwide.

They are looking for a Production Controller/Manufacturing Manager to join the team in Fareham. They are looking for an ambitious, self-motivated and experienced individual who will be working within a small but dynamic team.

The successful applicant should have a very good mechanical engineering background ideally working in the Gas or Water industry and possess knowledge of a wide range of manufacturing techniques including Turning, Milling, Pipe & Sheet Fabrication and welding .

The applicant will also have previous experience of working for companies that manufacture ,design and sell products.

Day to day duties

The ideal candidate must have previous workshop experience and will have a versatile and adaptable skill set

The candidate will be expected to:

Assist and coordinate the production team with builds, supplier management, workshop management and stock control.

Work with the design department to solve manufacturing problems / issues

Place purchase orders with both UK and International Suppliers

Identify and improve existing business processes to drive innovation and operational efficiencies.

Essential Skills

Assisting with the Management and selection of Subcontractors

Possess Strong mechanical engineering and knowledge of techniques stated above

Experience of working with Sales and Manufacturing Teams


Stock Management

IT literate with a solid understanding of MS Office Applications

Experience of managing an ISO9000 accredited organisation

Desirable skills

General Stock control and Knowledge of Sage MMS

Creation & management of UK and International Call-Off Orders

Experience of providing support to sales department UK & Export

Provision of Support to Design / R&D Department

Ownership and Control of Procurement and Manufacturing Processes

Creating and maintaining build instructions for manufacturing as required

The candidate will have the opportunity to join a well-established and growing business with a competitive salary and excellent benefits package