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107840 - Packaging Team Leader - Mayo

Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Mayo
Date: 19/05/2020
Job Reference: 107840
Contact Name: Fiona Keane
Contact Email:

Job Description

Packaging Team Leader - Mayo - 107840
Team Leader
Our client, a leading MNC based in County Mayo in recruiting for a Team Leader The successful candidate will be responsible for the strategy, planning, and performance of all aspects of planning, operations, packaging, personnel within the Packaging Department to ensure that cost, compliance – FDA, HPRA, EPA, Safety, and customer requirements are met. The role will also provide support to the Packaging Snr Manager in achieving the overall business goals and objectives for the site.
  • Develop the Packaging Department to a level where all members are working towards common goals as set out by the Packaging Snr Manager
  • Lead and motivate the employees through effective communication and by providing direction to personnel
  • Hold 1-1 performance meetings according to company policy
  • Maintaining capacity in line with business needs in compliance with headcount budget
  • Systems in place to coach and develop Personell to support the Company’s succession planning
  • Encourage and reward improvement ideas and results via formal and informal mechanisms
  • To agree with the Packaging Snr Manager and to develop and deliver a business plan providing appropriate timely information as required
  • Ensure that customer orders and requirements are met/ exceeded
  • Assess and develop plans around regulatory changes and the impact they may have on the process
  • Manage New Product Introduction and implementation programmes
  • Establish appropriate KPI’s and manage non-conforming KPI’s
  • Develop and follow their Leader’s Standard Work
  • Representing the company at client and regulatory facing meetings and audits
  • Ensure all activities of the Packaging Department are performed in accordance with compliance requirements, GMP, OPEX standards and relevant SOPs and policies through Process Confirmation where appropriate
  • Provide leadership at the tiered OPEX meetings to ensure focus and traction is maintained on the key objectives
  • Organize and lead, as appropriate, cross-functional and departmental plans and programmes to improve the overall efficiencies and effectiveness of the manufacturing department
  • Lead organizational RCPS and support technical and other RCPS sessions, this includes ownership of all operational Root Cause Problem Solving
  • Establish and organise all relevant Department meetings and forums
  • Support and ensure QMS is maintained to a high standard
  • Administer LMS/CORAL
  • Purchase Requisition challenge and approval.
  • Develop and implement strategy for capacity and ensure schedules adherence
  • Attend all meetings as required or arrange an appropriate deputy e.g. Department Meetings, ANDON Board, OPEX, Financial, EHS and QA
Education, Experience and Skills
  • Minimum of 5 years’ experience in Pharma/Medical Devices/Food Operations Supervision
  • Clear understanding of working within a regulated environment
  • Proven track record in managing people
  • Proven track record in operations management

For further information on this Team Leader role in Mayo please contact Fiona Keane on 086 7738651/

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