Operations Manager - Tullagreen in Cork at Stryker Corporation

Date Posted: 11/11/2020

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Operations Manager – Stryker Tullagreen

In the Tullagreen manufacturing site in Cork, in collaboration with our customers, we are driven to make healthcare better by providing innovative orthopaedic and spine implants which help to improve patient outcomes daily. There is an opportunity for you to become part of this today!!

We are looking to hire an Operations Manager to join our Site Leadership Team and help shape the future strategy for Stryker Tullagreen.

This role will suit a person with excellent leadership skills and a hunger for success.

We are open to a wide range of candidates, with different backgrounds in a manufacturing environment (e.g Operations, Engineering, Quality etc.)

Who We Want:

  • Sets direction. An innovator who defines ways to create value and deliver on Stryker’s mission and strategic imperatives.

  • Managers who drive performance. People who implement process improvements and leverage the talent of their team to consistently increase performance and productivity.

  • Goal-oriented orchestrators. People who can effectively coordinate and focus the work of skilled employees toward an important goal, prioritizing to the right activities that lead to success.

  • Talent developers. Growth-oriented managers who recruit and hire top-performing talent and prioritize the development of their team members.

  • Network builders. Managers who build connections with other teams and divisions and coordinate cross-functional collaboration.

  • Effective communicators. People who can interpret information clearly and accurately to concisely communicate results and recommendations to stakeholders, senior management, and their teams. Also a demonstrated ability to deliver strong engagement with the teams they lead.

What You will Do:

Every day in this role represents a new and exciting challenge! You will have the chance to lead one or more business units and develop a team of Operations Supervisors – ensuring high levels of performance and employee engagement.

Your business acumen will also be key – ensuring all key financial metrics and targets (including quality, cost and service) are achieved.

What You Need:

  • At least 5 years manufacturing experience, preferably at production management level, within a team-based manufacturing environment (Medical Device background desirable but not essential). 

  • Degree in Mechanical/Production Engineering or equivalent essential.

  • An excellent team player that can leverage the abilities of all personnel working within the business unit.

  • Competent in preparing business strategies and implementing action plans.

  • PC literate and strong knowledge of inventory systems, MRP and measurement tools essential. 

  • Excellent presentation and communication skills are required.

  • Individual must be challenged by a team-based environment, which places high degree of emphasis on accountability for service levels, inventory management, standard cost and expense control and quality/GMP compliance.


Work From Home: Not available

Travel Percentage: 10%

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