Production Manager


Our food processing client has a requirement for a:



Production Manager



The successful candidate will take overall responsibility for leading and developing a highly automated continuous food Production Department. You will take ownership and accountability for the department’s performance against agreed key performance indicators (KPIs) ensuring progressive efficiency improvement and waste elimination. You will achieve success through quality people and quality processes with effective engagement and development of staff in a lean manufacturing environment.



The ideal candidate:


  • No health issues likely to preclude employment in the food industry, or in a humid environment
  • Third level qualification in Business, Engineering or Technical subject
  • Proficient in all Microsoft Office packages
  • At least 3 years managerial experience in a food manufacturing environment with direct responsibility for achieving results through a team of Line Managers / Team Leaders
  • Coaching and developing direct reports to achieve full potential
  • Excellent communication, people management and development skills
  • Confident and credible with strong influencing skills
  • Ability to utilise resources effectively and meet demanding deadlines
  • Proactive with strong organisation and planning skills with ability to prioritise effectively and work and under pressure
  • Self-motivated -able to work on own initiative
  • Teamwork oriented with strong leadership skills
  • Adaptable to short & long term change
  • Able to operate outside core hours when required
  • Ideally you will have an understanding of LEAN Manufacturing and project management
  • Ideally NEBOSH General Certificate or equivalent



An excellent base remuneration is on offer plus 10% Bonus plus other attractive benefits including  employer pension contribution, medical & life cover and 33 days annual leave.



To find out more, please submit a comprehensive CV which should clearly demonstrate how you are suited to this role, including your remuneration expectations through the link here. Alternatively, please call 028 3025 2407 or Greg Quinn on 07900 361608 in strict confidence.


Reference :
CMA 1659
Working place :
Moira / Armagh
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