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Senior Group Lead | Evenings | Galway

Our client based in Co Galway are looking for Senior Group Lead on evening shift.

The Role:

As the group lead you will be required to supervise, support and mentor a team of up to 4 Group Leaders and approx. 60 Production Operators and instill and maintain a positive team atmosphere in the production area.


  • Ensure that production is staffed in accordance with capacity planning and that labor costs are managed within budget. Participate in the interviewing and selection process for new and existing employees.
  • Ensure that all quality and GMP requirements are met and that procedures and standard work are followed. Address issues in a timely manner.
  • Ensure effective cross-training and job rotation is implemented for Production Operators.
  • Support and encourage the submission and implementation of continuous improvement ideas for all team members.
  • Ensure that 5S and good housekeeping practices are complied with.
  • Work closely with other departmental leads to ensure scheduling of R&D projects and new product introductions meet customer requirements, keeping Customer Operations informed of any delays or impacts to shipments.


  • Previous experience as a Group Leader or equivalent role is required.
  • Good leadership and communication skills. 
  • Be self-directed and work with minimum supervision.
  • Be able to communicate effectively with all departments at all levels within the organization structure.
  • Be able to lead cross-functional meetings and teams. 
  • A can-do attitude with an emphasis on meeting all internal and external customer requirements.
  • Be able to analyze and challenge existing systems and processes and suggest practical improvements.

For more information or a confidential discussion about this role please contact Michelle Mc Inerney


091 706 717