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Production Manager

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    Food Production & FMCG

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    Next Generation

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    16 days ago

Are you a Production Shift Manager looking for your next position?

Next Generation are currently recruiting for an enthusiastic Production Shift Manager for a large scale Food manufacturing facility based in Kildare. We are seeking someone who will be responsible for all aspects of Production across the facility. The successful candidate will be required to drive continuous improvement and production efficiency whilst maintaining quality and health and safety standards. This is an exciting opportunity for someone who wishes to develop their career in a fast paced, dynamic food manufacturing facility.

Please note your visa must allow you to work in Ireland unrestricted to apply for this position.


  • Responsible for all production related activities across assigned shift
  • Responsible for allocating budget for production and workforce
  • Responsible for the review of all aspects of the Production teams performance
  • Reporting to Operations Manager in relation to site targets and efficiency
  • Drive CI initiatives across the site, ensuring Lean principles are adhered to
  • Compliance of health, safety, Quality and energy standards
  • Ensuring targets are achieved and continually improved upon


  • Minimum of 3+ years' management experience at Production Manager/Supervisor level in an Food manufacturing environment
  • Experience with high volume, short shelf life products is highly desirable
  • Lean Six Sigma qualification is desirable
  • Proven cost and people management ability
  • Highly motivated individual
  • Excellent written and verbal communications skills

The Next Step for you:

Should this position be of interest to you please forward your CV to Nuira Esmau from Next Generation Recruitment or alternatively call on the main line on 019609773

Next Generation are specialists in Supply Chain, Procurement, Engineering, Quality, Technical and Operation (permanent, contract and temporary) positions.

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