Production Manager - Down

Manufacturing Engineering & Transport
Ref: 4623 Date Posted: Monday 14 Nov 2022
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Production Manager                                Newtownards                       £40-50K

INFORM3 are currently recruiting for a Production Manager for a successful Manufacturing company based in Newtownards that is easily commutable from Belfast, Lisburn and Ballynahinch.

You will be responsible for all the manufacturing-related activities of certain areas within the company and looking after planning, co-ordinating and controlling all the steps in the production processes.

The right candidate will have experience within a similar role ideally within a manufacturing / engineering environment and will report directly to the Senior Production Manager.

Roles & Responsibilities Include:

  • Proactively manage the team to meet daily/weekly production plan demand.
  • Assessing project and resource requirements.
  • Ensuring that all factory production equipment is in good working order and monitored on a daily basis.
  • Training and coaching all Factory Operators to enhance and increase the performance and productivity within the company.
  • Estimating, negotiating, and agreeing budgets and timescales with clients and managers.
  • Ensuring that health and safety regulations are met.
  • Overseeing production processes.
  • Monitor KPIs, health and safety regulations, team budgets and more
  • Working with the general manager, transport manager and purchasing manager to ensure the smooth running of the business

Skills & Experience Required:

  • 3+ years’ experience or Degree Equivalent within Engineering.
  • Managerial/supervisory /team leader experience.
  • A lean manufacturing background or a strong focus on continuous improvement.
  • Ability to be flexible and adaptable in line with company requirements.
  • Excellent Verbal and Non-Verbal Communication.
  • Working knowledge of MRP Systems.
  • Working knowledge of production planning in a fast-paced environment.
  • Flexibility and adaptability in approach and sourcing.

For more information surrounding the role, feel free to contact Caolán on 0283 089 8345.

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