Manufacturing Director

16 May 2018
13 June 2018
Position / level
Director, Professional
Contract Type
Full Time

A rapidly expanding Medical device company based in Galway is looking for an experienced Manufacturing Director to support the growth of the company.

Key responsibilities:

  • Responsible for tactical and strategic planning and decision making for Manufacturing, ensuring supply of high quality products
  • Lead the Manufacturing Department to ensure that all needs are met that resources are provided to obtain peak performance.
  • Ensure activities in product development and manufacturing are aligned to ensure that quality needs are being met and manufacturing criteria are adhered to.
  • Drive the team's performance through effective communication and engagement so that every individual understands their contribution.
  • Plan and generate estimates for future capacity and work with the appropriate departments to ensure that this in place.
  • Drive a culture of continuous improvement through engagement and by deploying Business Excellence tools.
  • Provide leadership on Operations Projects and input on new project and process introduction.

Key requirements:

  • Education and/or experience equivalent to a Bachelor's Degree with emphasis in manufacturing and operations.
  • Six Sigma Black Belt
  • A minimum of seven years of related managerial experience, with two years of those years of extensive technical experience in a manufacturing environment.
  • Ability to creatively solve problems in meeting the product development and manufacturing needs of a medical manufacturing organization.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and be able to accomplish organizational objectives effectively.
  • Ability to work as a member of a management team to accomplish organizational objectives and ability to develop a team.

If you are interested in this role, please send your resume to Majella Slevin (click APPLY) or call on 091 455 300.

All applications will be treated in strict confidence.