SSA Group are seeking a Production Manager on behalf of an an exciting and progressive contractor who are going through a major growth phase. The role will be based in the company’s manufacturing facility in Longford, so the role will suit someone looking to base themselves in the midlands long-term.

€80,000 – €100,000 + package on offer, depending on experience.


  • Establish and support a work environment of continuous improvement that supports the Quality Policy,
  • Quality System and the appropriate regulations for the area they support.
  • Ensure employees are trained to do their work and their training is documented.
  • Effectively manages employee performance, including coaching and mentoring and taking the appropriate performance management action where required.
  • Cross-functional collaboration with Manufacturing, Quality, Design & Engineering, Maintenance to improve productivity and reduce waste across the business.
  • Develop Operational plans in conjunction with the Management Team to ensure alignment with overall Site and Operations functions strategy.
  • Develop a training program to achieve optimum cross training versatility and flexibility while maintaining all Health & Safety.
  • Administration duties including updating metrics, Time and Attendance system, Holiday planning etc
  • Implementation of company Health & Safety policies and ensuring that SOP’s are being implemented on the factory floor.
  • This Job Description is non exhaustive and other duties and responsibilities of a similar level and nature may be required from time to time.


  • Minimum of a level 7 in a Bachelor of Science / Engineering or relevant qualification.
  • 3/4 years’ experience in a supervisory capacity in a manufacturing/Engineering environment.
  • Previous experience of people-management and demonstrated ability in people motivation, organising and team building would be a distinct advantage
  • Excellent communication and influencing skills with proven ability to deliver results in a cross-function team-based environment
  • Proven experience and knowledge of process improvements with the use of lean tools

To find out more information, please contact Sean Duggan for a confidential discussion, or apply now.
SSA Group are a global, specialist construction and civil engineering recruitment agency with offices in Dublin and Limerick, in addition to a network of offices worldwide in locations such as UK, UAE, Canada, USA and Australia.

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