Head of Production

Location London
Job-type Permanent
Salary £68000 - 76000 per year bonus 12.5% + Car Allowance £6,444 pa
Contact Natasha Higgins
Call 07814 890976
Reference 12102965NH

Head of Production – Rolling Stock


Up to £76,000 per annum + B

Ganymede is working in Partnership with this leading Engineering Organisation in their search for a Senior Rolling Stock Production Manager / Engineering or Operations Manager, keen to push their career forward into a Head of Production.

You will be managing the maintenance of a fleet of trains worth over £1bn, working closely with the Fleet Delivery Manager ensuring trains are available to provide London and the surrounding areas with a reliable service.


You will be responsible for the successful operational performance and efficiency of the depot ensuring that resourcing requirements are met, robust operating procedures are in place, employees are engaged, and the health and safety environment is continually maintained and improved.

You will develop and drive operational improvement projects that will improve productivity and implement any changes/modifications as agreed with the customer/internal partners.

You will be responsible for day-to-day delivery of train maintenance service level agreements for high value contracts and accountable for production budgetary control.


It is required that you have experience of working within the Rolling Stock sector, managing technical teams and achieving targets.

Knowledge of continuous improvement techniques and experience of implementing change projects / change management in an engineering environment.

Being commercially aware to ensure availability is maintained to contractual requirements and delivering reliability improvements to agreed annual targets.


Salary up to £76,000 per annum, depending on experience, Bonus scheme of 12.5% per annum, car allowance of £6,444 per annum, 26 days annual leave, plus bank holidays, and a match pension scheme of up to 10%.

How to apply:

Please click “apply” or for further information or please contact Natasha Higgins at Ganymede Solutions by emailing an up-to-date copy of your CV to Natasha.Higgins@GanymedeSolutions.co.uk

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