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Production Supervisor

Job Title: Production Supervisor
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Cork
Industry:
REF: 80369
Job Published: over 1 year ago

Job Description

Production Supervisor

Our client, a medical device company in Cork are currently looking to recruit a Production Supervisor for their site in Cork.

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. Essentially this will embrace the following:


  • 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
  • Bachelor of Science / Engineering or relevant qualification, or equivalent experience.
  • 3/4 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


For further information on this Production Supervisor role in Cork please contact Anna McGowan on 091730022 / 0864667369 or email anna@hero.ie
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