Production Manager
Architectural Metalwork
£50,000 - £65,000

Architectural Metalwork Production Manager - Dubai

Ref: 10013| Posted: 10th Dec 2020

Brief Outline


  • An industry leading company in the architectural metalwork market requires a Production Manager to oversee projects from their Dubai workshop on a permanent basis, with accommodation and expenses paid.


  • The Production Manager will be responsible for overseeing the project portfolio they are assigned to, ensuring schedules are followed and quality is ensured.


  • The client is looking for a hands-on, enthusiastic individual who will be involved and invested in the companies projects and its overall progress in the future.


About our Client










  • The client has been active in the architectural metalwork sector for over 20 years with an established client base and consistent work across the Middle East region.  

About the Role


  • Liaise with the General Manager to ascertain weekly requirements / changes.
  • Liaise with material suppliers, specialist fabricators, finishers
  • Material & Specialist supplier purchase orders incl. in line with company buying policy; comparative quotes, negotiation of best price etc.
  • Attend production meeting with General Manager and other Group company management staff to provide update of all jobs / delivery schedules etc.
  • Attend monthly Health & Safety committee meetings
  • Assign jobs to workshop labour and insure a clear understanding of requirements is passed on.
  • Assist with on going training and development of Metalwork staff, undertake training and inductions for production staff on new machinery
  • Ensure correct operation and maintenance of all workshop machinery with strict compliance to Health & Safety regulations.
  • Ensure works are completed within set timescales and delivery dates are met.
  • Ensure time sheets are accurately completed, collected weekly and signed off.
  • Quality management, ensuring manufactured items are produced within the specification and to an expected quality level including finishing works (spray-shop)
  • Direct communication / meetings with clients to resolve specific queries and details
  • Continuously identify and forward ideas that will improve efficiencies.
  • Undertake interviews for production staff candidates.


About the Candidate


  • Previous experience in architectural metalwork production management 
  • Flexible self-starter with ability to prioritise 
  • Displays strong leadership skills
  • Analytical and problem-solving skills 
  • PC literate
  • Commercially aware


Points of Appeal

  • Freedom within the role
  • Competitive salary and bonus structure  
  • Accommodation and expenses paid 
  • Company with a full order book
  • Multi-National contractor