Production Manager

Location: Cork, Republic of Ireland
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 7 days ago
Role type: Permanent
Contact name: Cian Breheny
Contact email: cian.breheny@hrmrecruit.com

Job description

Our client is an innovative food manufacturer who heavily supplies both the Irish and UK markets. Due to their continued expansion, they require a Production Manager to join their Cork team.

The Position:

  • You will lead and manage the production team and will be a member of the management team reporting to the plant manager.
  • It is your responsibility to create a culture that drives safe and efficient production which meets the requirements for quality, delivery, and total costs within the production area.
  • Monitor, deliver and report against Site Metrics and KPI's
  • You must lead continuous improvements efforts through employee engagement to deliver improved results in efficiencies, quality, cost, safety, and delivery to get to the root cause of systemic issues.
  • Creating and developing a high performing cross-functional team driven by developing talent, visible leadership and creating a supportive team-based culture.
  • You will be compliant with the company Health & Safety Policy and Procedures in the Low Care Area and continue working to improve H&S. As well as with the company Quality/Hygiene Systems and GMP/BRC standards.
  • It will be a focus for you to train and develop supervisors, line leaders and operators.
  • Execution of the daily plan. Liaising with Planning Dept. to improve planning.
  • Liaising with Maintenance Dept. to ensure machinery is kept in full working order, serviced correctly and operators are appropriately trained.
  • Achieving minimal levels of waste.

The Person:
For this role you will need:

  • 5+ years' experience in a similar position within the food or ingredients industry.
  • A degree in a relevant field.
  • Strong leadership capabilities.
  • A passion for continuous improvement centred around food production.

To learn more about this role apply online or contact Cian Breheny on +353 1 6321866 for a confidential discussion.


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