Production Manager

Our Client is seeking a Production Manager for their busy operation in West Mayo. 

Role Description; 

Production manager required for the management of factory production operations; from recruitment, training, and leading of operators; the scheduling of raw materials and production planning; monitoring and driving cost/quality/delivery KPIs; and leading production and process improvement, efficiency, safety, and cost reduction initiatives. Suitable candidates will have a goal-oriented motivation, and an aptitude both for people management, and automated manufacturing machinery


  • Front line operator management
  • General Operator recruitment
  • Industrial relations
  • Personnel induction/training
  • Personnel motivation


  • Schedule of planning/materials
  • Schedule of production planning

Production Efficiency

  • Production Line efficiency
  • Machine breakdown-engineering
  • Trouble shooting
  • Spare part management
  • Management of external maintenance contractors and external services


  • Quality performance
  • Quality yield,
  • Quality systems
  • Quality route causes analyses,
  • Customer complaint (what went wrong)


  • Health and safety
  • Customer audits
  • Housekeeping

Candidate profile

  • Production and quality control management
  • Minimum of 5 years’ experience
  • Experience of production machinery
  • Track record/experience important
  • FMCG background
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills,
  • Teamwork attitude,
  • Ability to motivate and lead are essential


For more information to apply contact Sean on 094 90 29944 or email

Your Recruitment Consultant is Sean Winstanley

Sean Winstanley
Sean joined Arcon Recruitment in early 2018 as our Specialist Technical Recruiter. Originally from the UK, now settled in Ballaghadrereen, Sean brings a wealth of recruitment experience in the IT / Technical arena. Sean has developed excellent skills account managing international, high profile clients solving their recruitment dilemmas.