Role Type: Permanent
Role Location: Monaghan commutable from Louth/Cavan/Armagh/Fermanagh
Due to continued growth and expansion worldwide my client is now seeking to hire an experienced Manufacturing Manager to organise and oversee our manufacturing operations. Reporting to the Operations Director the successful candidate will be responsible for all aspect of pre-production planning, production control and supervision. Extensive know-how in production procedures is essential with an ability to direct personnel towards maximum performance. Prior experience within a manufacturing design build environment will be highly regarded but not essential.
Overview of duties
Liaise with department heads in the Management of the Production schedule
Organise workflow, develop productions processes and select appropriate equipment
Determine necessary human and material resources
Supervise and motivate a production team, review performance and identify training needs.
Monitor product standards and implement quality-control programmes;
Implementation of best practice in Health & Safety compliance
Contribute to product development
Skills and experience needed
Proven experience in Production Management, preferably in an Engineering related industry
Third level qualification in a relevant discipline
Extensive knowledge of production management and performance evaluation
Experience in formulation and reporting of key production metrics
Familiarity of quality standards and health & safety regulations
Proficient in MS Office EXCEL and ERP software
Excellent organisational and leaderships skills with high attention to detail
Strong decision-making skills and a results-driven approach
key words: lean, six sigma, wcm.