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Manufacturing production work is carried out in factories and warehouses all across the country. Workers may provide general labour by performing various tasks which support and help other, more skilled employees. Others may be skilled technicians who put in place, test, operate and remove manufacturing systems, machinery and tools.
General labourers are often required to load and unload products and materials, clean equipment, feed material into machines and observe equipment to spot malfunctions. They are normally supervised by more highly skilled technicians. Machinists, lathe operators and machine operators maintain, use and monitor manufacturing technologies to create products. They will have specific training, certification or experience
Nearly all manufacturing production work requires a certain level of skill. If you are working as a manufacturing production technician or operating equipment, it is usually necessary to have measurement and maths skills, as well as an understanding of manufacturing technologies
Most general labourers receive on-site training and learn how to carry out duties from more experienced workers. Training can also take place in the form of an apprenticeship. The average salary of an individual working in production in the UK is £21,334.
Production sector has to do with the observation of the entire cycle of a product, from its elaboration to delivery, giving important data related to profits to the organization. Production managers work in this sector and they are responsible for planning and coordinating the manufacturing processes. Their job is closely related to the efficient production of goods.
A Production manager usually performs many of the following tasks:
• Ensuring cost effectiveness of a production.
• Calculating human resources and materials needed.
• Monitoring product standards.
• Connecting different departments.
• Creating reports about performance of subordinates.
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Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire, East Anglia, UK
£9.25 per hour Increasing significantly after probation and completion
Oswestry, Shropshire, West Midlands, UK
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire, South East, UK
Telford, Shropshire, West Midlands, UK
From £20,000 to £23,000 per annum (DOE)
Shrewsbury, Shropshire, West Midlands, UK
£8.84 - £15.16 per hour + overtime available
Derbyshire, East Midlands, UK
Skipton, North Yorkshire, Yorkshire, UK
£8.72 - 12.00 per hour
St. Helens, Merseyside, Merseyside, North West, UK
From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum Depending on level of experience
Greenford, London, South East, UK
Brighouse, West Yorkshire, Yorkshire, UK
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