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Value Stream Manager

Value Stream Manager

Production Value Stream Manager currently available with a great company in Cork city.

This role will suit someone with excellent people management, skills and proven ability in Manufacturing with at least 2 years at Management level.


  • Lead a high performing work team with high levels of associate morale, satisfaction, and performance by continuously engaging and building the team through development, recruitment, internships, talent management etc
  • Manage cross functional teams comprising of Operations, Final Quality Inspection, Manufacturing Engineering, Maintenance and more
  •  Manages all aspects of the organization's manufacturing operations
  •  Provides daily direction to the manufacturing team.
  • Develop and implement plans to efficiently utilize materials, labor, and equipment
  •  Ensure that all parts, assemblies, and final products are produced on schedule and according to established requirements
  •  Set production goals and develop plans to drive continuous improvement in the areas of safety, quality, cost and throughput
  •  Manages the activities of Supervisors, and individual contributors
  •  Responsible for hiring, dismissing, performance appraisals, and pay reviews
  •  Resolves critical issues through utilization and analysis of data
  •  Assist in development of and deployment of Value Stream Strategy

  • Qualifications:
  • Bachelor’s degree in business or related field of study, plus at least a minimum of 5 years manufacturing experience with two years in a management capacity; or a combination of education and experience including management experience
  •  Must have a broad knowledge of manufacturing processes, and support processes
  •  Experienced in utilization of data to drive both near term and strategic decision making
  •  Demonstrated proficiency with ERP systems, QMS systems, and MS Office (Word, Outlook, Excel, PowerPoint)
  •  Demonstrated ability to work within a cross-functional team and be able to communicate effectively with all levels of workforce
  •  Must be fit to work in a cleanroom environment
  •  Must be able to travel to the U.S. as and when required for training
  •  Must be able to effectively communicate in English (read, write, speak)
  •  Must be able to work flexible hours, if required to interact with different shifts from time to time
  •  Must be able to work all overtime as required
  • Must have demonstrated an exemplary record of timekeeping, Safety focus, Quality focus and Teamwork
  •  Must have demonstrated a continuous improvement mindset