Production Manager- Bakery

At Baker Tom’s bread, Pool, Redruth, Cornwall.

Tom started his business with two loaves of bread on the back of his bike 12 years ago. With a passion for crafting delicious bread by hand we have quickly grown to become Cornwall’s top specialty bakery. We now have 4 shops, two cafes and products available wholesale throughout Cornwall and Devon, and will be opening a brand new state of the art bakery next year.

We believe that happy people do the best work so we offer:

-Continued training and development.

-Family friendly policies.

-Free Baker Tom’s bread, fruit and breakfast every day.

-Fun staff socials and events

-We only invest in new equipment and all of our kit is less than 3 years old.

-Free parking

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Production Manager with a passion for simply crafted quality, to help our bakers, packers and drivers deliver our fresh bread every day.

You will be a confident and strong leader who knows how to get the best out of your team, equipment and time.


Key skills

-Very strong people management background and the ability to inspire, motivate and drive a team.

-HACCAP (Level 3) and H&S.

-Optimisation and Cost control (best use of equipment and processes, waste, planning, implementing systems, understanding ordering patterns)

-Great communication with your team and across departments

-Efficient and accurate administration skills, particularly with regards to paperwork for traceability and auditing.

You will need to have a strong understanding of SALSA and Soil Association requirements.

This role is predominantly night work and will require stamina; Liaising and overseeing the operations of both the day and night teams is core to the success of this position.

45 Hours per week

Start date ASAP

Job Type: Full-time

£28,000.00 to £30,000.00 /year


Please send a CV and covering email to jobs@bakertom.co.uk.

Due to expansion we are looking for people with a passion for bread & food to join our exciting team.

If you are enthusiastic to join us, and for details of current positions available, please send a CV and covering email to jobs@bakertom.co.uk.