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Production Operations Team Lead

Job Title: Production Operations Team Lead
Location: Galway
REF: 90998
Job Published: 9 months ago

Job Description

Contact: Anne-Marie Fox
Telephone: 0872197421

Production Operations Team Lead
Our client, a medical device company in Galway are currently looking to recruit a Production Operations Team Lead for their site.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Assign work schedules to Production Assemblers balancing skill sets and training levels to maximize production output.
  • Responsibility for assigning work to non-Technician staff on the Production and RMA areas.
  • Work with Quality and Operator Trainer to ensure that all Assemblers have the training and the tools needed to meet the production plan.
  • Balance Assembler demand in Production & RMA ensuring maximum flexibility by creating and implementing a cross-training plan.
  • Work with the Production Manager and the Quality group as required to close off any corrective actions.
  • Work directly with the Production Manager to provide Production related reporting support.
  • Work with Production Manager on RMA related projects as required.
  • Work with the Production Manager and the Engineering team to ensure First Article builds are supported.
  • Liaise with the Customer Service Representative and Sales teams to ensure priorty MO's are given attention.
  • Participate in daily Operations Meetings.
  • Ensure that the set metric targets on Units To Stock, Adjust Units to Stock, Build Plan, RMA Turntime and Yield reach the levels required.
  • Support other metric target as set by Production Manager.
  • Ensure that 5S practices are adhered to throughout the Production floor.
  • Co-ordinate holiday planning and holiday balance for Assemblers.
  • Ensure accuracy and timeliness of time sheets for the Assembly group.
  • Highlight any disciplinary or performance related issues from the Production/RMA teams to the Production Manager.
  • Preparation of weekly Production Metric reports.
  • Any other tasks as assigned by the Production Manager.
Qualification Requirements:
  • Demonstrated team work abilities to guide an Assembly team.
  • Capable of prioritizing workload and organising a steady work flow.
  • Excellent communication skills both verbal and written required.
  • Strong work ethic and problem solving abilities.
  • Proficiency in MicroSoft Excel, Word and Powerpoint.
  • Knowledge of the company's products and services.
  • Knowledgeable in PC hardware and software.
  • Report generation and Production related data analysis ability..
Education and/or Experience:
  • 3 to 5 years previous experience working within a Production environment.
  • Previous people leading experience essential.
  • Third level qualification in Production focused discipline desirable.
For further information on this Production Operations Team Lead role in Galway please contact Anne-Marie Fox on 0872197421 /
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