Production Shift Manager - Antrim

Manufacturing Engineering & Transport
Ref: 5435 Date Posted: Monday 27 Feb 2023

Production Shift Manager                    Co. Antrim

A leading Manufacturing company based in County Antrim are currently on the lookout for Production Shift Manager required for a growing manufacturing business.

You will be working with a successful manufacturing business who pride themselves on providing a high-quality service to customers and staff where you will be responsible for managing a large team to meet the requirements of production plan and overseeing any issues.

Duties Include:

  • Production Supervisor for planning and overseeing effective execution of all Production operations on shift.
  • Proactively manage the team to meet daily/weekly production plan demand.
  • Assessing project and resource requirements.
  • Ensure there is a comprehensive program of continuous improvement in place to improve quality, performance, efficiency and reduce costs through structured problem- solving activities (5s and Lean Projects) in line with the companies Quality Policies and systems.
  • 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.
  • Maintaining GMP / Housekeeping at a high level at all times.
  • Managing process and material flows.

The right candidate will be required to work on rotational shift pattern that will include 12 hour shifts.  

Essential Criteria:

  • Experience within a similar role ideally within a manufacturing/engineering environment.
  • 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

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

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