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Employer ICDS Recruitment
Job Title Production Line Leader (Evening Shift)

Production Line Leader - Galway.

*Evening shift :

3:15pm-11:45pm Monday-Thursday and 2pm-8pm on Fridays.

General Description:

You will provide front line leadership and technical assistance to the production teamto achieve sustainable manufacturing performance and operating standards.

Role & Responsibilities

  • To provide first level leadership of Operators in the manufacture and assembly of medical devices.
  • To schedule work for individual work stations and processes in line with the manufacturing schedule
  • To take a hands-on role where necessary to ensure the timely completion of customer orders through themanufacturing process.
  • To monitor and maintain production KPI's showing actual line performance against standard, for work station throughput; yield, and schedule adherance. To account for variances through accurate reporting of downtime and defect analysis.
  • To co-ordinate effective training of Operators through close collaboration with Trainer and Production Team Leader , and to maximise the operational skill-base.
  • To continuously monitor the performance of Operators to ensure compliance to all relevant policies and procedures
  • To ensure effective implementation of corrective actions as part of the NCR/CAPA system
  • To organise additional working arrangements where necessary in conjunction with the Production Team Leader
  • To communicate effectively with all Production Team and across all functions, to maintain a positive, progressive team-based manufacturing environment.
  • To monitor the flow of materials and product from work station to work station, while ensuring that all documentation has been completed, and fully reconciled.
  • To actively partake in the problem solving process and demonstrate an appropriate level of technical proficiency
  • To take a leadership and where necessary, a participative role, in project teams to drive improvements
  • To assist with line support, lot prepping, material and product testing, product building and all the cross-departmental functions to ensure that the business needs are met in a timely manner.
  • Deputise for Production Team Leader when required.

Qualifications and Essential Requirements for this role:

  • Front Line Management /Production Engineering, or equivalent desirable
  • Minimum of 3 years' relevant manufacturing experience in medical device sector, in a support team role
  • Ability to work different shift patterns and additional hours when required essential
  • Excellent communications skills and proven ability to liaise well with other departments.
  • The successful candidate will have a positive, can-do attitude, be target and quality driven with a willingness to learn.

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Location Galway
Date Added 67 days ago
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