Production Shift Manager S010613

  • Cavan
Manufacturing & Logistics | |
JOB TITLE:Production Shift Manager S010613
REF NUMBER:Production Shift Manager S010613

RecruitmentPlus has an exciting new opportunity for a Production Shift Manager based in Kingscourt, Co. Cavan. The successful candidate will report to the Operations Manager, working with staff and the Operations Manager to ensure the efficient and effective day to day running of the line.

Rotating day and evening (to 12 midnight) shift pattern with early finish on Fridays! Flexibility is required and overtime is available.

Job Ref: S010613

Responsibilities will include:

  • Responsibility and accountability for the running of the line & continually strive to improve the manufacturing process.

  • Ensuring all standard operating procedures and quality processes are rigorously adhered to, resulting in the reduction of customer complaints.

  • Communication of production performance against KPI’s (Scrap, Utilisation, line speeds) via Daily and weekly reports.

  • Input and maintain accurately key data. Provide time sheets and manage Promark system for wages.

  • Managing production within agreed financial budgets for labour, materials and general expenditure, not exceeding manufacturing and overhead expenditure.

  • Effectively manage staffing levels ensuring all holidays and sickness are covered with no negative impact to production and in line with departmental budgets.

  • Maintaining discipline through the adherence to company procedures and guidelines.

  • Ensure good housekeeping practice.

  • Implementing training and performance assessments and training programmes to improve skill base to meet the on-going needs of the business.

  • Support administration and office requirements. Support H&S representatives and issues. Support present and future IT systems.

  • Participate in and lead performance improvement teams

  • Operating in compliance with ISO 37301, 45001, 14001, 9001, 50001 and Code of Conduct.

Requirements or Skills:

  • Proven production management skills

  • Methodical thinker

  • Hands on in their approach

  • In-depth working knowledge of 5S and lean manufacturing tools

  • High level of computer skills particularly MS Word, Excel, Outlook and PowerPoint

  • A relevant degree in an engineering or science discipline is desirable but not essential


  • Attractive salary and benefits for the successful candidate including 25 days holiday, pension, life assurance plus others!



If you are interested in the above role and you are available immediately please contact Ciara now on 0429356910 or email your updated CV to


Should you choose to apply for this vacancy – RecruitmentPlus will screen your CV for this vacancy and any other suitable positions of a similar nature.


Production Shift Manager S010613

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