General Manager – Workshop

Dublin 24, Full Time

General Manager – Workshop

Our client, The Flying Elephant, is looking for an experienced General Manager to interview immediately with them. This role will include management of the workshop production facility as well as the day to day running of most areas of the business. If you are driven by results, want to be part of a dynamic, diverse team where your ideas will also grow and develop, then you are the person we want to hear from.

 The job:

Daily tasks will include 

  • Ensuring all projects are being ran on time and on budget from start to finish.
  • Ensuring all jobs are being staffed correctly and preparing weekly rotas and organising staff to different jobs.
  • Implementing systems to ensure the smooth running of the workshop and production.
  • Liaising with production to ensure projects are being built on time and to the required quality. 
  • Handling maintenance issues in the workshop ( troubleshooting with staff so they can carry out relevant checks on equipment machinery etc before putting in call to service )
  • Staff Training – Improving staff use of time and maintaining warehouse staff where and when needed.
  • Developing a harmonious environment within the management team so that if problems arise staff feel they can discuss any issues openly.
  • Liaising with the entire team to ensure all projects are being run as efficiently as possible between departments.
  • Liaising with our HR should any staff issues arise.
  • Reporting to Owners with sales figures / waste figures / labour costs (every two weeks) .
  • Analysing project to make them easier/ more profitable in the future.
  • The role will involve traveling to some projects off site but will be mainly based at our production facility in Tallaght.


Salary Negotiable DOE


These are the main day to day duties but as systems and structures are put in place to suit government guidelines, the role will change and adapt to the business needs.

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