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Manufacturing Team Lead

Reference:AOORAPVL-504208 Location: Longford
Qualification:DegreeExperience:4-5 Years
Job Type:PermanentSalary: Not Disclosed

Purpose Of The Job

We currently have an open position in ourTesting Lab for a Manufacturing Team Leaderto work on our5 day evening shiftand the role will involve the follow:

  • To ensure the plant meets its customer quality, service, regulatory financial and safety goals through effective supervision of the manufacture and testing of diagnostic products for the plant’s product range.
  • To ensure continual compliance with the policies relating to personnel, quality, engineering, safety and finance.
  • To support new product and process transfers and to ensure a steady, timely flow of new products.
  • To directly supervise the workforce in the manufacturing areas to ensure production targets in terms of quality, quantity, safety, wastage and mix are attained.
Major Responsibilities
  • Optimise the use of human resources by encouraging an atmosphere of involvement, open communications and effective teamwork.
  • Motivate employees and build teams to support the plant's policy of continuous improvement towards the concept of zero defects.
  • Ensure safety standards are met and safe-working practices are adhered to including waste management.
  • Ensure that any events that have the potential to cause environmental loss or damage are reported immediately.
  • Participate in all EHS awareness activities.
  • Ensure the area is operating to standards set by Manager.
  • Ensure all employees are performing effectively and efficiently.
  • Ensure area is operating to the required quality levels.
  • Ensure all documents are adhered to and ensure GMP requirements are maintained.
  • Ensure area is working within budgeted cost constraints.
  • Liaise directly with all service departments in an effective manner to ensure support services are fully utilised.
  • Ensure production schedules are met.
  • Ensure regular appraisals are carried out and training needs identified, training plans agreed and completed.
  • Maintain a positive attendance management procedure.
  • Ensure all direct reports are fully trained with regard to safety, method and efficiency and maintain all relevant training records up to date.
  • Maintain ETMS To Do List.
  • Conduct business in a manner that will protect human health, safety and the environment by complying with all applicable EHS laws as well as the clients Global and Technical Standards.
Education & Competencies
  • A relevant degree or equivalent in a Business, Engineering or Science discipline is desirable
  • Supervisory experience in a regulated manufacturing environment is desired.
  • Knowledge of GMP requirements in a healthcare or pharmaceutical facility (as this will provide an understanding of the quality requirements for this role).
  • Experience of manufacturing is essential to understand the day-to-day work practices of the area under supervision.
  • The Manufacturing Team Leader will lead and motivate the Manufacturing team reporting to the area Manufacturing Manager. He/she is responsible for the day-to-day running of the manufacturing/testing areas under their remit. He/she will be responsible for quality, efficiency, wastage, mix and safety within the area. He/she will ensure that formal goals are reviewed on a regular basis and that formal performance reviews are carried out (at a minimum) once per year.

4pm-12pm (Mon -Thurs)
2pm-9pm (Fri)

For further info, contact Alan O Riordan on 087 365 7522 or [email protected]