Production Manager

Location County Down, Northern Ireland
Job type Permanent
Salary £40000 - £50000 per annum
Published about 2 months ago
Contact Glenda Reddington
Job reference 6348_1582034839

Job description

Production Manager

Location: County Down

Grafton are delighted to be working alongside a superb manufacturing company, who due to growth and expansion are seeking a Production Manager who will be responsible for the day to day running of all aspects of production.

The Role

  • Operate as a member of the Senior Management team, contributing to the successful performance of the business and planning the successful development and growth of the business.
  • Work with Team Leaders to schedule workload in line with material and manufacturing resource availability. Determine priorities and monitor progress and achievement.
  • Recommend ideas for improving productivity, cost effectiveness and consistency of product quality throughout the factory. Ensure that agreed improvements are effectively introduced and produce agreed cost/quality improvements and returns.
  • Carry out appraisals to review employee's performance and set objectives.
  • Maintain and report on Department's KPIs.
  • Promote the use of Lean principles within the manufacturing function.


  • You will be degree qualified.
  • You will have at least 5 years experience preferably including some time working in a similar role for a manufacturing company, have experience of managing a team and be able to demonstrate strong leadership and IT skills and excellent business acumen.
  • You will have knowledge of ERP systems.

The Grafton Specialist Team is a dedicated division within Grafton Recruitment, focused on providing Permanent, Contract & Temporary staffing solutions across; Construction, Engineering, Accountancy & Finance, Financial Services & Insurance, Health & Safety, HR, IT, Sales & Marketing, Senior Manufacturing, Procurement & Supply Chain & Medical, Health & Social Care.


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