Salary: Competitive

Location: Chard, Somerset, UK

Reference: SSJTFM

A fantastic Trainee Factory Manager role is now available for a driven candidate to join our specialist manufacturing client in Chard.

You’ll be working with a team of established manufacturers, who supply incredibly high-grade product within the clothing industry. As a Trainee Factory Manager, you’ll be working closely with the existing management team, learning, developing and eventually taking over the management of the companies Factory production.

Your job at a glance:

To develop and learn all production processes within the factory’s systems, and become an authority on the creation, maintenance and production of your product.

Specific Responsibilities:

  • Production planning,
  • Product research and understandings,
  • Setting up Specifications/BOMs within the production system,
  • Product documentation,
  • Ensuring production meets date deadlines through shrewd management,
  • Weekly production meetings,
  • Learning QC process
  • Supply chain management and eventual control of ordering and fabric management,
  • Learning specific production skills,
  • Supply cover and working the companies CAD system,

The ideal candidate:

  • Ideally some experience in the textile of fabrics industry,
  • Diligent attention to detail and a hard working ethic,
  • Ability to work in a team,
  • Strong communication skills,
  • Previous experience as a supervisor or manager of a factory/warehouse/production line.

Your working hours will be 7.30am – 4.30pm, Monday to Thursday, with a 1.30pm finish Fridays.

You’ll be set a competitive salary, based on experience, and receive the following benefits: 23 days holiday + Bank Holidays (you will have July and Xmas shut down), free on-site parking, generous pension and an on-site canteen amenities.

To apply for this job, please contact Sam Scriven, our Technical Consultant, on 01823 250025 or apply online.


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