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Manufacturing Production Supervisor

Job Title: Manufacturing Production Supervisor
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Cork
REF: 86541
Job Published: about 1 year ago

Job Description

Contact: Jenny Mullery
Telephone: 0868395531

Manufacturing Production Supervisor Cork

Our client, a medical device company are currently looking to recruit a Manufacturing Production Supervisor for their site in Cork. The Manufacturing Production Supervisor will be responsible for the supervision of production teams to ensure targets for quality/service/costs are achieved. This will be achieved through the application of an empowering style of leadership which draws fully on resources and capabilities of the team coupled with a positive employee relations approach.

- Day Shift
- Evening Shift
- 24/5 Shift available

Responsibilities of the Manufacturing Production Supervisor:

  • Providing timely feedback and review, and ensuring all performance issues are dealt with in a constructive and prompt manner consistently applying policies ensuring that all employees are treated with the fairness and respect due to them facilitating open two-way communications regarding individual, team and company performance through weekly team meetings, daily interaction on the line and updating of on-line notice-board liaising with line trainer to develop a training program to ensure smooth operation of department, development of product builders, health & safety of personnel employee selection and hiring
  • Planning - including developing /maintaining a viable plan incorporating hiring, training, capacity-modelling, efficiency/yield assumptions, ramp-rate, learning-curve etc.
  • Liaising with warehousing, quality assurance, bulk-packaging and other relevant parties to ensure prompt shipment of product
  • Maintaining GMP / Housekeeping at a high level within the department through the involvement of all team members.
  • Interacting and liaising with the other manufacturing teams and Materials team to prioritise backorders.
  • Managing process and material flows, space management, and working with the Engineering group to maximise utilisation of space designated for specific operations area.
  • Administration duties which include Time and Attendance system, Holiday planning etc.
  • Provide leadership and direction for the advancement of Lean Manufacturing
  • Establish and support a work environment of continuous improvement that supports 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.
  • All other duties as assigned.
Qualifications required for the Manufacturing Production Supervisor:

  • Bachelor of Science / Engineering or relevant qualification, or equivalent experience.
  • 2+ years' experience in a supervisory capacity in a manufacturing environment.
  • Good knowledge of GMP / FDA regulatory requirements, housekeeping, health and safety. Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • Previous experience of people-management and demonstrated ability in people motivation, organising and team building would be a distinct advantage
  • Solid record of attention to detail and strict adherence to procedures

If you're free to discuss this Manufacturing Production Supervisor role in Cork further or any other Engineering opportunities I have available, please contact me on 0868395531.
If you're not free during the day, please send me a quick text and we can arrange a call at a later time.

I look forward to hearing from you.

Jenny Mullery, Engineering Recruitment Consultant -

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