Production Manager

Job Overview

Are you a Production Manager professional with 5+ years' experience in the FMCG sector looking for a high level of responsibility and the opportunity to prove yourself?

Do you already excel in the areas of controlled stock management, lean/continuous improvement, creating audit-ready environments and reducing overtime?

Would you describe yourself as someone who 'delivers' and enjoys taking ideas/projects from inception to completion?

If so this is Production Manager job that you have been waiting for!


A rapidly growing pre-packed ready meal company in Dublin are currently recruiting for a Production Manager for one of their plants on the Northside of Dublin

Founded over 30 years ago this organisation has an excellent track record of retaining their staff and in continually investing in the growth and development of their people.

My client work supplies a large proportion of the major retail multiples as well as servicing a range of very large clients in the catering sector and they have become the market leader in their sphere by focusing on the quality of their products and also on the satisfaction of both their customers and their employees.


Working in a large high-volume plant (over 400 people employed) and reporting to the head of Operations as Production Manager your job is to improve production efficiency, achieve key objectives and reduce costs in a fast paced food environment while ensuring H & S and Quality standards are being adhered to at all times.

Some of the key elements of this exciting production manager role include

  • To work with key business stakeholders, and develop multidisciplinary LEAN champions while implementing a continuous improvement mindset,
  • Establish, manage and deliver KPI's
  • Training, upskilling of all employees ensuring a multi-skilled workforce is achieved.
  • Identify and implement efficiencies across production areas
  • Assist and manage the delivery of key projects.
  • Ensure new employees are fully inducted to the business & identify and monitor training needs within the department
  • Train and develop your team


You must hold a relevant 3

rd level degree and hold a relevant Lean/CI qualification
Stock mgt experience and a background in FMCG is vital to hit the ground running in the Production Manager job
You will be strong in NAV, TMS or similar IT/ERP systems and be an advanced excel user.

Finally you will be an excellent team manager with exceptional communication & decision making skills


There is a competitive salary of € 65-€ 70k plus benefits along with the possibility to advance your career in a high volume, high care FMCG production facility.

So, if you are looking to take the next step in your production management career apply today!

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