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Production Engineer

  • Sector: Engineering
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  • Job Ref: 21931

This is an exciting opportunity for a Production Engineer to work within a high-tech and industrial manufacturing environment based in Fermoy, Co. Cork.


  • Deliver world class performance on critical success indicators (Safety, Quality, Output and Equipment performance) in a highly automated timber processing facility.
  • Develop solutions to problems, utilizing statistical knowledge and problem-solving tools as well as developing strategies to prevent the recurrence of the problem in future.
  • Use data extraction, datamining and analysis skills to identify trends/outliers to reduce process variation and drive corrective action plans.
  • Partner with the Engineering team to troubleshoot equipment and process issues
  • Lead continuous improvement initiatives in production areas which will improve the operational performance.
  • Identify innovative solutions to problems and influence required stakeholders to drive/implement change.
  • Work with equipment suppliers to drive innovative changes to improve equipment reliability
  • Work alongside all teams on site including management, production and engineering staff to implement plans and recommendations.
  • Produce reports and develop KPI’s to measure and manage performance of the site.


  • Degree in a Science or Engineering discipline
  • Relevant work experience in a continuous improvement or manufacturing environment
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Teamworking skills
  • Planning and organization skills
  • Written and verbal communication skills
  • KPI focused
  • Leadership and influencing skills.
  • Self-motivation

 For a confidential discussion and more information on the role, please contact Kevin Griffin

Kevin Griffin

(021) 2427108