Production Manager for The Pen Warehouse

Senior Production Manager | Aldershot

The Pen Warehouse is a busy Promotional Print Manufacturer and we are now looking for a skilled Senior Production Manager to join our busy shop floor.

As a key member of our Management team, you will be responsible for running the day to day function of our front-line Production Team with the objective of achieving the seamless delivery of all customer orders.

The Production Manager plans, schedules, strategizes, and oversees all production activities and performs essential functions to ensure overall customer satisfaction and quality service. You will be accountable for meeting the department production deadlines and quality goals, as well as playing a key role in meeting customer satisfaction goals.

You will be involved in pre-production planning as well as having control and overall responsibility for day-to-day production within the print shop.

Supervising, motivating, and supporting the staff daily, applying a team approach and maintaining open communication.

This is a front-line role so candidates must be prepared to ‘muck in’ and ‘get their hands dirty’

The successful candidate will:

  • Be professionally qualified to HND/Degree standard in mechanical engineering/production engineering or similar.
  • Have proven track record in production environment
  • Have experience in motivating staff
  • Be familiar with production processes / manufacturing or printing.
  • Be familiar with production control software and systems
  • Have Knowledge of the manufacturing processes, procedures and high-volume production machinery and systems
  • Have experience and proven knowledge with Health and Safety Standards
  • Interact effectively with all levels and all positions within the organization
  • Be driven and energetic with a strong technical background and understanding of lean manufacturing and continuous improvement principles
  • Have excellent oral and written communication skills and be dedication to team morale, customer service, safety, quality and delivery

In return, we can offer:

  • Work in a fast-growing company with all the inherent challenges and opportunities that that entails.
  • The ability to work in a company that is driven by technology.
  • An informal, enterprising and results-orientated culture.
  • Good working conditions, benefits/perks.

Contact recruitment@pens.co.uk to apply.

Production Manager for The Pen Warehouse

Print Finisher | Aldershot

Job Posted – 31st August 2017

A superb opportunity has arisen for the right person to join a busy Print Finishing department within a Promotional Printing facility, that is a fast growing and innovative organisation.

This business boasts a comprehensive array of finishing equipment and the successful candidate would be required to have previous Print Finishing experience, be quality conscious and able to work both under their own initiative and as part of a team.

As part of the Print finishing team you will be experienced in all aspects of print finishing. The successful candidate will report directly to the Production Manager. The role will be varied and will include the running of Duplo and Xerox machines, working with varied printed products including Business Cards and Folders.

Duties and additional information:

  • Use of Guillotines
  • Running Folding Machines
  • Digital printing
  • Die cutting
  • Cutting/creasing/Folding
  • Gluing/taping
  • Laminating
  • Key Skills:

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Sound analytical and decision-making skills
  • An ability to work on own initiative as well as part of a team
  • Knowledge of print and finishing processes
  • Enthusiasm and willingness to learn
  • Effective problem-solving skills
  • Strong organisational skills
  • Ability to work to tight times schedules
  • Attention to detail
  • The ability to contribute to the overall success of the business
  • Job Type: Full-Time

    Job Location: Aldershot, Hampshire

    Required Experience: Print Finishing, 2 years

    To apply please email your C.V. with a cover letter to Grace – grace.mitchell@pens.co.uk

    Production Manager for The Pen Warehouse

    Warehouse Operative | Aldershot

    Job Posted – 31st August 2017

    A fantastic opportunity has arisen to join an established and rapidly expanding promotional print company based in Aldershot, Hampshire.

    We are looking for a hardworking and enthusiastic person to join as an Operative in our warehouse team. You will perform a variety of functions in our busy warehouse.

    Day to day duties include:

  • Using PC to label stock
  • Paletise stock
  • Responsible for keeping return to stock items up to date
  • Checking for damaged or missing items
  • Storing goods
  • Moving stock around by hand, using lifting gear or a forklift truck
  • Picking and packing orders
  • Loading goods for dispatch
  • Other general warehouse duties as required
  • Maintain a clean and orderly work area including common areas
  • Ensure PPE is worn as required and adhere to Health & Safety legislation
  • The Ideal Candidates will:

  • Be computer literate
  • Have good eye for detail
  • Be fit and able to carry out manual lifting of boxes
  • Have excellent communication skills
  • Forklift experience would be great, but not essential as training can be provided
  • This is a busy role so would suit someone with some previous experience but full training will be offered so the most important requirements are a great work ethic, excellent timekeeping and attendance and a fun, easy going personality.

    Job Type: Full-Time

    Job Location: Aldershot, Hampshire

    To apply please email your C.V. with a cover letter to Grace – grace.mitchell@pens.co.uk

    Production Manager for The Pen Warehouse

    Marketing Assistant | Aldershot

    Job Posted – 25th July, 2017

    A great opportunity has arisen to join a successful Printed Promotional Merchandise organisation that continues to excel in its field, leading the way using innovative technology. We are continually expanding our teams and are now looking for a professional Marketing Assistant to join our busy Marketing team.

    This role offers a fantastic opportunity for someone who wants an all round Marketing role within a well-established and professional organisation. The role is essentially to provide comprehensive support for all Marketing activities, campaigns and projects across the company.

    Reporting into the Marketing Manager, the main job tasks of the Marketing Assistant role are as follows:

    • Assisting the Marketing Manager in the implementation of the strategic marketing plans.
    • Manage and write content for company social media accounts.
    • Manage Print and Mailing suppliers for Direct Marketing Activity.
    • Organise the distribution of leads from the company website.
    • Work with Insight to keep product and sales reports updated.
    • Assist in briefing Marketing Activity and Promotions to the Sales and Customer Service Teams.
    • Maintain the company databases.
    • Manage company E-marketing campaigns.
    • Maintain 3rd party supplier websites with price and image data.
    • Manage stocks of samples, marketing literature and trade show material.
    • Manage data collecting and reporting on competitor activity.
    • Arrange open days

    The Ideal candidate will either have experience within a similar role or be a recent marketing graduate.

    Required experience: Marketing Experience or Marketing Graduate

    Job Type: Permanent, Full-Time

    Job Location: Aldershot, Hampshire

    Salary: £18,000.00

    To apply please email your C.V. with a cover letter to Grace – grace.mitchell@pens.co.uk