Production Manager

Our client is one of the world's leading engineering and scientific technology companies, with expertise in precision measurement and healthcare. The company supplies products and services used in applications as diverse as jet engine and wind turbine manufacture, through to dentistry and brain surgery. It is also a world leader in the field of additive manufacturing (also referred to as metal 3D printing), where it is the only UK business that designs and makes industrial machines which ‘print' parts from metal Dublin plant has 200 employees.

We are seeking a highly qualified and experienced Production Manager

Reporting to the Product Director this position will be a key member of a very proactive, focused Production Department where you will help ensure that all the key objectives and targets are achieved. The position will require a goal orientated, highly determined, self disciplined person with strong analytical, computer and interpersonal skills.

Duties and Responsibilities will include:

  • Provision of administrative support
  • Diary management/ email/ filing/ invoicing
  • Dictaphone typing
  • Managing and drafting correspondence
  • Screening all telephone calls for Directors

The Production Manager will be responsible for:

  •  Implementation and monitoring and of the Master Build Schedule. There will be a strong focus on delivery performance. 
  • Manage a team of Cell Leaders/Supervisors ensuring that clear and concise direction is maintained.
  • Achieve KRA's that are currently in place and propose others where necessary.
  • Recruitment of Production Operators. 
  • Develop all production staff in excellent quality adherence.
  • Ensuring technical compliance to all procedures.

Skills Required:

  • Ideally a 3rd level qualification in Production Engineering Management or equivalent. 
  • The candidate should have 3-5 years experience in a complex ERP/MRP environment. 
  • Have appropriate PC skills consistent with such a position such as SSRS, Microsoft Access, Excel etc.,
  • Must be creative, flexible, be able to multi-task and have a “hands on” approach.
  • HR practices- Have good judgment and decision-making skills.

The company offers an attractive benefits package including life assurance and disability cover, a subsidised medical scheme, subsidised canteen and fully equipped gym, 22 days annual holidays.

Job Type

Permanent/ Full Time


North Dublin/ Dublin


Negotiable plus benefits

Management Support Services (Ireland) Limited, The Courtyard, Hill Street, Dublin 1