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Production Supervisor

  • Sector: Medical Devices
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  • Job Ref: 18298

An exciting opportunity for an experienced Production Supervisor to join a leading regulated medical device company based in Shannon, Clare on a permanent contract. The role entails supervising employees and activities across areas of production for smooth and continuous operations.

Role Responsibilities:

  • Supervise employees and manufacturing activities pertaining to the production of products and/or manufacturing processes in - and with manufacturing/technical knowledge of - 2 or more production areas, depending on the complexity of the areas, in addition to conducting performance reviews, including resolving performance issues.
  • Lead improvement projects, partner with engineering on investigations and/or corrective actions, perform non-conformance investigations for review with engineering, assures documentation content is valid.
  • Accountable for productivity and quality metrics of staff, and provide regular progress reports and manufacturing metrics to management and cross-functional stakeholders.
  • Oversee the scheduling of work orders and team performance metrics.
  • Ensure appropriate staffing for all positions.
  • Accountable to ensure staff is appropriately trained to perform assigned work.
  • Document owner for assigned product line assembly procedures.
  • Monitor raw material usage and availability required in daily production.
  • Monitor material and labor variances to meet established standards.

Role Requirements:

  • Bachelor's Degree.
  • 2 years years experience previous related experience required with full responsibility for all personnel including hire/fire authority and handling all aspects of employee relations in manufacturing, quality and/or product development engineering.
  • Experience working in multi-cultural teams with cultural sensitivity.
  • Experience working in a medical device industry.

For a confidential discussion and more information on the role, please contact Barry O'Brien.