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Warehouse Supervisor

Job Title: Warehouse Supervisor
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Cork
REF: 88620
Job Published: 9 months ago

Job Description

Contact: Jenny Dore
Telephone: 021 2066287 / 0860449371

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

What will I be doing
  • To Lead the Warehouse Team to achieve the required performance targets.
  • Supervision of the warehouse team to ensure that all customer metrics are serviced in line with expectations.
  • Providing timely feedback and review, and ensuring all performance issues are dealt with in a constructive and prompt manner.
  • Consistently applying the company's H.R. 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 and daily interaction on the line.
  • 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.
  • Through policy and procedure improvement/changes, develop inventory processes to minimise risk and improve compliance in the warehouse.
  • Maintaining GMP / Housekeeping at a high level within the department through the involvement of all team members.
  • Cross-functional management of QA, materials, IS and HR support for the team.
  • Interacting and liaising with the other manufacturing teams and Demand planning to prioritise backorders.
  • Managing process and material flows, space management, to maximise utilisation of the warehouse.
  • Time and Attendance system, Holiday planning, Build Plan review Back Order review, Travel planning
  • Establish and support a work environment of continuous improvement
  • Ensure employees are trained to do their work and their training is documented.

What do I need
  • Bachelor of Science / Engineering or relevant qualification.
  • 3 /4 years' experience in a supervisory capacity in a manufacturing environment.
  • Good knowledge of GMP/FDA regulatory requirements, housekeeping, health and safety.
  • Previous experience in medical device/pharmaceutical environment would be an advantage.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • Previous experience of people-management and demonstrated ability in people motivation, organising and team building
  • Solid record of attention to detail and strict adherence to procedures
  • Previous experience or working knowledge of Lean manufacturing
  • Previous knowledge of manufacturing and process improvement techniques such as Kaizen, Poke Yoke

For further information on this Warehouse Supervisor role in Cork please contact ~Jenny on 021 2066287 / 0860449371
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