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Production Team Lead (Night Shift)

This is an exciting opportunity for a Production Team Lead to join a multinational manufacturing company based in Dublin 10. This is a permanent role, covering night shifts. Reporting to the Production Manager, you will be a key member of the leadership team. The successful candidate will have strong people management experience, and excellent problem-solving and communication skills.



  • Management of personnel on shift; lead by example - encouraging and motivating staff; ensure staff are correctly trained and identify training needs/skills gaps; monitor staff and assist with performance matters
  • Control and running of all equipment and lines within designated area ensuring customer’s product is produced to the correct specification and quality standards and delivered on time
  • Strive to improve daily production levels and overall process
  • Ensure continuance of good housekeeping practice
  • Maintain and improve material efficiencies; carry out stock counts; investigate material variances
  • Ensure Health & Safety is of utmost importance
  • Maximize levels of output and effective use of materials, reducing downtime and minimizing wastage
  • Ensure efficient change-overs and maintenance tasks
  • Providing production schedules to the teams and ensuring QA systems are used
  • Support administration and office requirements
  • Highlight any preventative and remedial maintenance requirements
  • Document, implement, and train personnel on SOPs
  • Support and participate in improvement initiatives and projects
  • Input and maintain accurately key data; ensure timely provision of data to management, planning, quality, engineering, and payroll; provide timesheets and manage the T&A system for wages in accordance with company deadlines; provide communication to Teams


  • Must have 1+ years of experience working in a Production Team Leader role
  • Proven experience with Production Schedules & production reports in a high-pressure, manufacturing environment
  • Experience with SAP or MRP is desirable
  • Able to demonstrate an excellent personal track record of attendance, time-keeping & compliance to company housekeeping and health & safety standards
  • Strong level of Computer Literacy - particularly MS Word, Excel, Outlook
  • Must be a methodical thinker who can plan, analyze, and problem-solve; and has a hands-on approach
  • Be comfortable taking responsibility and have the ability to make timely decisions under pressure
  • Excellent communication skills at all levels.

If you would like more information on this role you can contact Paul Dunican

(090) 641 702