Lean Production Manager

Job Title: Lean Production Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
REF: 122572
Contact Name: Larry O’Leary
Contact Email: larry@rftgroup.ie
Job Published: almost 6 years ago

Job Description

Lean Production Manager
Our client, a large multinational blue chip healthcare manufacturing company based in Cork now wishes to recruit a Production Manager with engineering experience.

The successful candidate will take ownership in providing lean and continuous improvements leadership in a production unit to increased company KPIs.

Previous production / manufacturing line management experience within a high paced highly regulated environment is essential.

Responsibilities of the Lean Production Manager:
Implements a staffing plan by identifying resource requirements, writing justifications for additional personnel, obtaining approval for changes, and coordinating the selection process with Human Resources.
Develops direct reports by securing appropriate training, assigning progressively challenging tasks, applying appropriate formal written and verbal performance reviews.
Monitors daily work operations and provides direction to predominantly nonexempt and entry level staff to achieve unit or departmental goals.
Interacts with internal and external customers.
Interprets and executes policies that affect individuals within the assigned organisational unit or department.
Monitors compliance with company policies and procedures
Develops work schedules for department by assessing priorities, workload and available resources.
Maintains personnel records and makes or directs modifications in the database to reflect changes.

Requirements for the Lean Production Manager:
Bachelor?s Degree in Business, Science, Engineering or similar technical discipline.
6+ years? experience in a manufacturing environment, with at least 4 years supervisory experience.
Proven experience in working within a similar role in a fast paced manufacturing environment, ideally a GMP environment.
Experience in Lean Manufacturing or Six Sigma principles is highly desirable.

For further details please contact; Larry at The RFT Group on 01-2302400 / larry@rftgroup.ie

No CV or details will be submitted to any potential client without prior knowledge, discussion and consent from "every" candidate.

The RFT Group: Biopharmaceutical Division specialise exclusively in the recruitment of scientists, engineers and executives for the biotechnology, pharmaceutical and medical device sectors. www.rftgroup.ie & www.meddevicejobs.ie