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Production Manager - Food Industry

28/07/22 Tipperary Neg

Permanent full-time

A new opportunity has arisen for a Production Manager to join the team of one of Ireland's fastest growing food companies, based in Co. Tipperary! 

This role reports to the Operations Manager. 

The production manager, is involved with the planning, coordination, and control of manufacturing processes.

Full-time, permanent position.

Monday-Friday (Saturdays only required during busy periods). 

Excellent salary on offer for the successful candidate. 

Responsibilities of the role will include:

  • Drive a continuous improvement mindset within the production environment.
  • You will make sure goods and services are produced efficiently and that the correct amount is produced at the right cost and level of quality.
  • Supervise your team to ensure maximum production output and review production yield and efficiency results daily.
  • Identify any training requirements for your team to ensure that all people have the required skills to drive the plants overall output.
  • Build and maintain collaborative relationships with other functions such as Engineering, Logistics and HR to optimise the production capabilities of the plant.
  • As Production Manager, you will participate in managing the staff’s working hours and work with accounts to ensure payment through the companies HR/Payroll system.
  • Participate and ensure team participation in any company objectives and Continuous Improvement programmes (Lean Manufacturing).
  • Work to adhere to all health and safety standards as laid down by the company.
  • High awareness of Hygiene, Food Safety and Environmental Requirements


  • The ideal candidate should have a proven track record of supervising/managing a sizeable food production site. 
  • In addition they will bring their vision for the business to the role. 
  • The candidate will be passionate about quality in a highly technical food production environment.

Key attributes of the candidate:

  • Confidence
  • Technical skills
  • Project management skills
  • Organisation and efficiency
  • Leadership and interpersonal skills
  • Problem solving skills
  • IT and numerical skills
  • Teamworking skills
  • Excellent organisational skills, capable of handling multiple projects, shifting priorities and handling deadline pressures
  • Sound commercial awareness and good attention to detail with the ability to address immediate problems, create instant, relevant decisions to ensure continuous customer satisfaction
  • Strong presentation skills coupled with excellent oral communication and listening skills


At Quorum Search Partners we respect your privacy. Your CV is sent to us in complete confidence and will never be forwarded to a third party without your consent.

Please note: due to current time constraints and travel restrictions, only candidates located in Ireland with full rights to work will be considered for this position.

Please apply by sending your CV to Laura Duffy at or call for more information.

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