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Moulding Team Leader

Job Title: Moulding Team Leader
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Galway
REF: 84293
Job Published: about 2 years ago

Job Description

Moulding Team Leader

Our client, a manufacturing company in Galway are currently looking to recruit a Moulding Team Leader for their site.

To assist the Moulding department in improving the manufacturing of product and develop the most optimum Moulding process and tooling and automation that meets or exceeds customer requirements on both new and existing tooling.

Job Purpose:
Management of all day to day activities relating to the manufacturing performance of the Moulding operation.

Job Responsibilities:
? Drive OME and MCU for the Moulding centre.
? Co-ordinate with Mould maintenance/Moulding Engineering changeover plans and cavity recovery plan.
? Drive a culture of accountability.
? Work with Moulding team & Logistics to ensure short term capacity respects customer needs. Ensure adherence to daily operations plans.
? Achieve Utilization and Efficiency targets on the whole park of presses to agreed targets daily.
? With other services identify critical operational or technical blockages inhibiting Moulding performance. Support the action plans to treat the defined issues, escalating issues for additional support if required.
? With Operations manager & others define long term capacity needs and as appropriate develop capex & headcount justifications
? Review SOPs for Moulding Operation, once defined ensure adherence across all teams.
? Ensure that Operational Team follow Moulding Quality System. Quarantine, CAPA & non-conformance issues part of responsibility.
? Safety, training, motivation and development of team members.
? Lead 5S activity in the Moulding Centre, and co ?ordinate through the shift Team Leaders
? Direct, supervise & set objectives with the Operations Manager for the 4 x Team leaders, setting production targets, communication and daily metrics.
? Ensure consistency of shift organization 24*7.
? Organisation of employees ? shifts, overtime and holidays.
? Performance management of Teams through team leaders.
? Problem solving technical issues and daily technical trouble shooting.
? Drive continuous Improvement activity within the area, and support 20 keys
? Other duties and responsibilities as defined by the Operations Manager.

Desired Qualifications:
? Bachelors of Science in Plastics Engineering / Polymer / with minimum 5 years? experience in plastics processing
? Must have a very good knowledge of Injection Mould tooling and design.
? Experience with multi-cavity moulds and hot runner systems a plus.
? Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
? Ability to organize, prioritize and manage multiple tasks/projects.
? Strong team player, self-motivated.
? Excellent problem skills with attention to detail.

For further information on this Moulding Team Leader role in Galway please contact Anna McGowan on 091730022 /
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