Production Supervisor

Employment Type
Not disclosed
eFlexes logo

Due to the continued success of our client in the medical device industry we are looking for a Production Supervisor to provide direct support to the effective operational running of the Production and Process team in Shannon.

About the Job:
The Production Supervisor will manage, lead, and motivate a group of enthusiastic and committed production staff involved in moulding, automated assembly, configuring, kitting and packing processes. They will develop and maintain plans for the resourcing, training, and management of staff at our clients Shannon Manufacturing facility, to ensure sufficient quality product is produced on time in a fully compliant manner. They will deliver key goals in conjunction with Engineering, Quality, Supply Chain, Finance, Health & Safety and HR. The Production Supervisor will be positioned on either a fixed evening shift or a rotating 3 cycle shift pattern.

Ensure compliance to GMP and safety standards.
Supervise and organise successful day to day running of the of moulding, automated assembly, configuration and packing processes.
Close project tasks on time and to specification, performance and cost.
Ensure that all products manufactured meet the specifications, performance & quality criteria of end users, customers, regulatory authorities, and the company.
Demonstrate and lead a quality culture within a team environment, ensuring that procedures, GDP, GMP and work methods are accurate and fully complied with
Assisting the operations training in distributing new up rev of documents to the line
Manage performance of direct reports and ensure actions, improvements and decisions emanating from these reviews are carried out in a timely manner.
Work in conjunction with Engineering and Quality departments in managing resources to support technical trials/new product/new technology introduction.
Develop efficient and effective production plans in conjunction with supply chain and ensure release of job orders
Lead and participate in continuous improvement projects

HETAC Level 7 or 8 in a relevant discipline
Minimum of 5 years supervisory/management experience in a medical manufacturing environment is essential
Ability to read and understand complex manufacturing and production information, including production drawings, work orders, and related manufacturing and quality specifications
Proficient in MS office applications (Word, Excel & Outlook)

Specific Requirements:
Experience leading teams
Medical device manufacturing experience.
Knowledge of Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP)
Ability to work well with others and pay attention to detail.
Sound decision making and organisational skills.
Self-starter with good motivational and inter-personal skills.
Strong communication skills.
Flexible and willing to work within changing priorities and promote change.
Ability to effectively manage a simultaneous range of diverse activities

Environmental Conditions:
Typical production environment