Job Title: Food Production Site Manager

Location: Leinster

Salary: €50,000 – €60,000

Reference: MC1318

We are currently recruiting a Food Production Site Manager to oversee the smooth operation of all systems and processes at this site in Co Wexford that produces food products for a select group of retail stores. In particular, the role will focus on improving efficiency, further developing the product range and championing sustainability measures. This role reports to the Board.

The ideal candidate will have at least two years’ fresh food production management experience. Further candidate attributes/experiences include:

  • Experience in successfully setting and achieving sales targets and KPI's. 
  • Experience in meeting the HACCP and food safety requirements in an 853/2004 establishment. 
  • Experience in LEAN would be advantageous. 
  • Motivating, supporting and providing guidance to production staff. 
  • Ensuring all safety and health standards are met to keep the organisation accident-free. 
  • Communicating regularly with upper management regarding problems or issues impacting production. 
  • Evaluating machine resources to ensure continued production and minimal downtime. 
  • Establishing a balance between increased productivity and reduced costs of manufacturing operations. 
  • Setting productivity goals for each manufacturing team with accurate rostering and adherence to budgeting. 
  • Developing workflow policies and procedures that improve efficiency without compromising safety or quality. 
  • The ability to inspire, lead and motivate employees through support and development. 
  • Must be responsible, energetic, enthusiastic with excellent communication skills and attention to detail. 

Excellent company benefits including staff discount in stores, pension, parking onsite, group life assurance and promotional prospects. Send in your CV today to find out more on this role!