Nightshift Factory Manager

Nightshift Factory Manager

We need a Nightshift Factory Manager.

To provide leadership to the nightshift machine shop department teams.


Location: Thatcham, Berkshire

Working week Monday to Thursday

Start 19.00pm to 5.30am

£40,000 to £50,000

Over time rate: x1.5

Job Type: Permanent


Company benefits include; Competitive Salary, Pension Contribution, Life Assurance, Private Health Care

Eye Care, Assistance, Cycle to Work Scheme, Company Events, On-site Parking



You’ll be experienced in cross departmental management with the ability to delegate and manage workload, in order to achieve the required levels of Quality and output.

This involves management of the team leaders, including performance management, team development, and deputising in the absence of the Plant 1 Manager.

You’ll oversee the workings of machine shop operations, planning, managing, and implementing schedules to ensure deadlines are met, and high-quality remains through production and delivery.

Not only will you manage the different teams to meet business targets but you’ll identify and introduce cost saving and problem solving methodologies across the factory to contribute to the success.

We’re looking for someone who has good management skills across multiple functions, within a manufacturing environment, this is essential to ensure the success of our operations.


You’ll also have the following skills and experience:

Visual and project management experience

Knowledge of ERP Systems – we will train you on ours

Good understanding of PFMEA or equivalent problem solving techniques
Sound understanding of Engineering drawings
Experience within a machine shop environment
Strong communication skills with the ability to manage people of different skillsets
Good understanding of manufacturing principles

It would be great, but isn’t essential, if you also had:

Understanding of Lean Manufacturing Tools

Knowledge or experience with transmission components

Experience within Motorsport, Automotive or Aerospace industries


A the world’s leading manufacturer of Motorsport and High Performance Automotive Transmission Solutions.

Our products are used internationally across the worlds most prestigious motorsport events so naturally, we have a passion for winning and continuously improving, whether that be our products, our people, or our business. Our short and long term vision is to transform into a world class high performance automotive supplier whilst retaining our position as a world leader in motorsport, so now is the time join our journey, make an impact and contribute to the success of our future.


To find out more, email your cv to lee.evans@ppronline.co.uk

Or call 07720967497