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Factory Manager

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    25 days ago

Factory Manager - FMCG Production Facility

Location: Waterford

We are currently seeking an experienced Factory Manager to join a well-established FMCG production facility based in Waterford. As the Factory Manager, you will play a pivotal role in overseeing the day-to-day operations of a complex production environment, managing a dedicated team of 100+ individuals.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Lead strategic initiatives for the overall growth and development of the business.
  • Manage operational, labour and Capex budgets for the site
  • Manage and optimize day-to-day operations to ensure efficiency and productivity.
  • Oversee Quality, Health and Safety, Engineering, and Continuous Improvement functions.
  • Drive a culture of excellence, innovation, and continuous improvement.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to achieve production targets and maintain quality standards.


  • Proven experience in a Operations/Factory Management role within a large FMCG production facility
  • Strong leadership skills with the ability to manage and motivate a large team.
  • In-depth knowledge of Quality, Health and Safety, Engineering, and Continuous Improvement processes.
  • Strategic mindset with the ability to drive business growth initiatives.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.

If you are a dynamic and experienced professional ready to take on a key leadership role in a thriving FMCG production facility, we invite you to apply. Join a team dedicated to excellence and contribute to the strategic success of the business.

The Next Step for you:

Interested in this role? Please send your CV to Kate Curran at Next Generation Recruitment by clicking on the Apply button!

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