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Manufacturing Team Leader

Job Title: Manufacturing Team Leader
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Cork
REF: 90758
Job Published: 10 months ago

Job Description

Contact: Anne Gough
Telephone: 0860449473

Manufacturing Team Leader
Our client, a medical device company in Cork are currently looking to recruit a Manufacturing Team Leader for their site.

Main Duties & Responsibilities
People (credo values & standards of leadership)
  • Effectively manage/allocate manpower using resource scheduler, flexibility matrix, etc.
  • Motivate and develop staff in line with the standards of leadership
  • Assist in the selection of new employees as required to meet business needs
  • Facilitate a team based approach
  • Complete performance appraisals in a timely manner
  • Effectively manage absence, latest & disciplinary matters in a fair and reasonable manner in line with company policies and credo values.
  • Establish individual goals and objectives and measure actual performance.
  • Develop a credo based culture, establishing credo teams to focus on specific indices
  • Provide timely feedback to employees on performance
  • Communicate with staff on a regular and consistent basis as defined.
  • Keep management informed of er issues & concerns in a timely manner.
  • Continuous improvement focus
  • Prioritise production in line with customer service requirements
  • Ensure backorders are fast-tracked through processes.
  • Act as emergency response coordinator when required.
  • Ensure all accidents & near misses are reported, investigated and ensure actions are closed.
  • Ensure all HSEE policies and procedures are adhered to in accordance with the responsibilities defined in the company safety statement
  • Ensure staff are trained in all relevant HSEE procedures.
  • Actively promote HSEE within the department and ensure health & safety is a goal for all direct reports
  • Work with be safe and safe workplace teams to ensure compliance.
  • The team leaders are responsible for the implementation and control of the environmental, health and safety procedures at plant level including supervisory responsibility for production personnel
  • All employees are responsible for minimising both the environmental and health and safety effects of the work that they perform.
Business results
  • Achieve production targets - hours recovered, units manufactured, productivity, etc.
  • Promote an environment of continuous improvement and innovation in line with lean thinking and process excellence
  • Ensure equipment is operated and maintained in an efficient manner
  • Ensure all equipment condition checks are performed on time
  • Promote a quality culture within team
  • Work with QA to eliminate close calls and repeat close calls.
  • Ensure housekeeping standards are maintained within areas of charge
  • Ensure CGMP's are maintained within area of charge.
Key Competencies Required
  • Leadership
  • Tact & diplomacy
  • Influencing skills
  • Systems background
  • Strong work ethic
  • Flexible approach to work
  • Communication skills
  • Genuine interest in people
  • Highly motivated
  • Initiative
  • Essential: supervisory management qualification,
  • Desirable: engineering/business studies degree
Previous Relevant Work Experience:
  • 4 years' experience in a supervisory management role within a similar environment.
  • Working knowledge of world class manufacturing.
  • Working knowledge of a regulated industry.
For further information on this Manufacturing Team Leader role in Cork please contact Anne Gough on 0860449473 /
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