Production Manager - Pharma

Location Meath, Meath
Job Type Contract
Salary €55000 - €60000 per annum
Published about 1 year ago
Start Date ASAP
Contact Lorraine Mooney
Job Ref LM001107

Job Description

Production Manager (Packaging)

Our client, a leading pharmaceutical company, is currently seeking an experienced Packaging Manager to join their expanding team. This is a full time, contract role and an exciting position for an experienced packaging professional. The salary for this position is in the region of €55,000 - €60,000 per annum. A minimum of 2-3 years experience in a similar role is essential.

Duties will include:

  • Responsibility for production output and quality
  • Overall responsibility for production operations
  • To ensure that all products produced conform to the approved specifications set
  • To maximise the efficiency of all personnel and equipment at all times
  • Provide "on the ground "leadership in relation to defined operating methodologies in production
  • Ensure consistent adherence to operating, quality and machine cleaning and safety procedures in production
  • Provide hands on help on the production lines when required

Experience Required:

  • A third level qualification in engineering, management or science. Alternatively, experience in a leadership role in a food or pharmaceutical company will be sufficient
  • Experience of working in a GMP or regulated environment
  • The successful candidate should display a dynamic and proactive approach to issues and tasks
  • Excellent communication skills required. Proven ability to communicate with multiple departments and at all levels of the company
  • Display good leadership qualities and the ability to develop a good team environment
  • Experience in Lean Manufacturing including experience in use of Lean Tools to develop Continuous Improvement
  • Proficient MS Office and PC skills. Experience in SAP or other MES system is preferred

To apply, please forward your updated CV for consideration.