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Manufacturing Manager-Assembly and Dispatch

Manufacturing Manager required for a global manufacturing organisation in Waterford. The Manufacturing Manager will be responsible for the assembly and dispatch departments.

Overview of Main Responsibilities (full job description available on request):      

  • Motivate and lead the Assembly and Dispatch teams in a Continuous Improvement environment.
  • Work closely with the Planning Dept. to deliver the weekly production plan in order to meet the needs of our customers.
  • Deliver agreed department KPIs and objectives including safety, quality, customer fill rate, weekly production quantities, line/dept. efficiencies and C.I. initiatives.
  • Manage resources and equipment effectively. 
  • Identify equipment deficiencies and limitations, work with Engineering to upgrade in line with business needs.
  • Encourage and develop others to contribute to their maximum capability to achieve results.
  • Become a key driver of C.I. initiatives in your areas of responsibility.
  • Work with Procurement on sourcing and trialling alternative materials to take cost out of the business.
  • Work with Engineering to identify and trial equipment to improve performance and reduce labour costs.

What the ideal candidate looks like:

  • 3rd Level qualification in a related discipline.
  • 5 - 10 years plus in a manufacturing environment with an emphasis on Lean/Continuous Improvement.
  • Experience in leading and managing large teams.

What you will get in return:

  • Private Health Insurance.
  • Bonus.
  • DC Pension Scheme.
  • Income Continuance Protection Scheme.
  • Free Doctor Scheme.
  • Prescription Scheme (up to the value of €100 each year).
  • Subsidised canteen.
  • Free on-site car parking.
  • Subsidised staff sales.

For a confidential discussion and more information on the role, please contact Aisling Lane.

(021) 4320675