Manufacturing Operations Manager

Job Title: Manufacturing Operations Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Galway
REF: 123886
Contact Name: Larry O’Leary
Contact Email:
Job Published: over 1 year ago

Job Description

Manufacturing Operations Manager
Our client, a blue-chip multinational healthcare manufacturing company based in Galway, now seeks an experienced Manufacturing Operations Manager who will manage day to day operations of manufacturing facility.
Key remit: lead the strategy, planning, and management of all aspects of manufacturing operations, championing change and leading continuous improvements.
Responsibilities will include; manufacturing operations planning and forecasting, resource allocation, setting direction to  ensure all targets (KPIs) within operations are continuously met, driving continuous improvement and lean culture, realising improved profitability on P&L accounts and delivering customer satisfaction.

The ideal candidate will be:
  • an experienced Manufacturing Operations Manager who has track record in delivering to KPIs
  • a leadership style that is conducive to driving performance, improvements and delivering results
  • a pro-active self-starter and an excellent communicator with exceptional problem-solving skills
Requirements for Manufacturing Operations Manager:
Honours Bachelor’s Degree in Production, Manufacturing, Engineering or Science.
10 years’ experience in a regulated Manufacturing Operations / Production environment.
4 years’ experience in leadership role within a fast paced highly regulated environment.
Lean manufacturing or six sigma techniques, driving operational improvements experience is preferred.
Must be able to demonstrate personal leadership experience, leading positive employee engagement.
Have excellent working knowledge of manufacturing in regulated environment.

Please contact Larry on +353 1-2302400 / 

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