Production Manager

Posted 09 May 2023
Salary €45000 - €58500 per annum
Job type Permanent
Discipline Engineering & Manufacturing
Contact NameWarren Watson

Job description

Production Manager

€45k - €58.5k


Due to the urgency of this position you MUST live in Ireland to be shortlisted.

Vickerstock are working in partnership with a lead Manufacturing company based in Cork to recruit a Production Manager. Our client specialises in the manufacture of curtainwall, window, storefront, ornamental metal, caulking & waterproofing.

This is a full-time permanent role within their Production/Manufacturing department, your primary focus will be to ensure the maximum output and high quality while maintaining a quality focused culture among employees.

As a Production Manager your main duties will be;

  • Achieving production plan/targets on a continuous base and hold daily production meetings and work closely with planner/
  • Prioritise work as changes occur throughout the week.
  • Record accurate production and scrap figures.
  • Liaise with Quality department staff to ensure our own and customer standards are realised.
  • Ensure all relevant documentation is filled out as per company procedures.
  • Maintain and promote high standards of housekeeping.
  • Responsible for the safety and training of all staff within the department.
  • Ensure all health and safety documentation is in place and being used and recorded VP field.
  • Reduce reject production levels and identify problematic processes.
  • Record and report any process issues/changes that may arise.
  • Ensure all materials/consumables required for production are in place and downtime is not caused as a result of absent materials or shortfalls.
  • Increase productivity through continuous improvement and lean techniques.
  • Set up clear process lines for product types.
  • Ensure weekly KPI's are completed and analyse them with your team on a weekly basis, report to Directors on same.
  • Communicate to clients on late deliveries and mitigation strategy.

As a Production Manager ideally you will have;

  • Proven successful experience in a similar role.
  • Experience with lean manufacturing tools.
  • A good understanding of materials management.
  • Strong IT skills.

Contact Warren Watson to discuss this in absolute confidence or send an updated CV via the link on the page.

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As an experienced specialist senior engineering and manufacturing recruitment professional with 5 years' experience; I personally specialise within the recruitment of Production Managers at all levels across Ireland.

If you are interested in this vacancy, or work within Engineering / Manufacturing in Ireland, then please apply with your CV to me for consideration - (You can also find and connect with me on LinkedIn)