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Production Team Leader (Medical Device)


ICDS Recruitment




Production Team Leader (Medical Device) - Galway. You will deliver the right production volume output, to the right quality standards, in an efficient and cost effective manner. Job Description/ Role & Responsibilities. • To provide effective leadership of Line Leads, Trainers, and Operators in the manufacture and assembly of Medical Devices. • Ability to work in sync with all stakeholders including (Operators, Line Leaders, Senior Team Leader, Trainers, Technicians & Engineers) so as to maximise output, whilst also engaging and motivating the production team. • To schedule work for individual work stations and processes in line with the manufacturing schedule. • To provide effective supervision of people which includes headcount planning; recruitment and selection; training and development; timekeeping and attendance; resolution of issues, and timely completion of annual performance appraisals. • To have a strong technical knowledge of medical device manufacturing technologies and processes. • 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 organize production teams effectively in providing appropriate capacity to meet business demands from a commercial and non-commercial standpoint ( new process transfers; process development/validations ). • To monitor and co-ordinate training and development to have in place a competent and versatile workforce. • To ensure effective completion of corrective actions as part of the NCR/CAPA system. • To drive continuous improvement projects which will have a positive impact ( cost reduction ) on operations. • To take a proactive role in the implementation of Lean manufacturing systems and the application of six sigma problem solving methodology. • To maintain systems accuracy through compliance with GMP procedures and practices. • To maintain compliance with Environment, Health & Safety management system. Qualifications and Education Requirements. • Supervisory management and relevant engineering qualification essential. • Minimum of 2-3 years' relevant manufacturing experience. • Excellent communications skills and proven ability to liaise well with other departments. • The successful candidate will have a positive, can-do attitude, with a proven track record in team leadership. This job originally appeared on

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335 days ago