Production Controller

Do you have experience within an Automotive Industry and are looking for a new managerial role to utilise your previous knowledge and influence the team in the most beneficial way?


Office Angels Preston are recruiting for a Production Controller to join a lovely business based in Chorley to oversee the running of the production department. The successful candidate will report to the operations Director and be responsible for assembling new vehicles alongside liaising with Directors, Managers, Colleagues, Customers, Subcontractors, Suppliers and potential new customers.


Working hours: Monday to Thursday 8.00-17.30 (30 mins lunch), Friday 8.00-16.30 (30 mins lunch)


SALARY: £22,000 - £30,000 per annum - dependent on candidate experience


Daily duties include:



  • Delegate jobs to production employees, to ensure that all production work is completed in a timely and cost effective manner.

  • Liaise with Sales department, Operations Director and third party companies to formulate a schedule for new production department work.

  • Liaise with parts department to ensure all parts and stock for the production department are ordered and delivered on time, so that there is no cause for delay to the production schedule.

  • Order auxiliary equipment that are required to be fitted onto vehicles.

  • Liaise with subcontractors to ensure fitment of auxiliary equipment that is inline with our production schedule and the correct items are being fitted.

  • Oversee the build process of new vehicles. Ensuring that vehicles are built on time and on within budget and to the correct standard.

  • Open and close jobs on bespoke system. Ensuring that all stock is booked on the relevant database and that the jobs are closed down and invoiced in a timely manner.

  • Process subcontractor delivery notes and invoices for auxiliary equipment/parts ordered. Ensure that auxiliary equipment/parts have been invoiced and received at the correct price.

  • Updating customer on the progress of their vehicles and internal quotes as required.

  • Organise HGV's movements as required.

  • Promote, maintain and work within the company's health and safety standards.

  • The above is not an exhaustive list of duties and you will be expected to perform different tasks as necessitated by your changing role within the organisation and the overall business objectives of the organisation.

  • Developing role as the company wishes to improve this department drastic.


In return, my client offers:



  • 22 days holiday

  • Cycle to Work Scheme

  • Uniform provided

  • A nice friendly working environment

  • Free tea & coffee and kitchen facilities

  • Free parking on site


This is a permanent opportunity with an ASAP start!!


This is a hugely successful company with longevity, and progression for employees. Contact us today to avoid missing out...


If you think this is the perfect role for you based on your Production Control experience please apply ASAP.




Office Angels Preston cover the following locations: Blackpool North, Blackpool South, Fleetwood, The Fylde Coast, Blackburn, Burnley, Longridge, Chorley, Leyland, Bamber Bridge, Walton Summit and Preston. We also cover sought Preston to Wigan, Skelmesdale,Southport and Liverpool areas


Please be aware that we are currently receiving a high volume of applications and will endeavour to contact all applicants, however if you have not been contacted within 72hrs please assume that you have not been successful on this occasion and your CV will be kept on record for future positions


Office Angels acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and an employment business for the supply of temporary workers. Office Angels UK is an Equal Opportunities Employer.



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Office Angels acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and an employment business for the supply of temporary workers. Office Angels UK is an Equal Opportunities Employer.


By applying for this role your details will be submitted to Office Angels. Our Candidate Privacy Information Statement explaining how we will use your information is available on our website.

To speak to a recruitment expert please contact Alexandra Holt