Production Specialist. This is a brand new permanent job based with a leading medical device client of mine based in Galway. There are 3 jobs available. Your Role: You will be responsible for coordinating production activities within your production unit to ensure maximum efficiency and output. You will lead and influence the members of your team in order to deliver on key performance metrics. Within this role you will: Provide clear direction to all team members, including support functions and promote adherence to regulatory and GMP requirements and a culture of compliance. Demonstrate a flexible leadership style, appropriate for the given situation. Promote the deployment and use of Lean tools and techniques in your area to identify and drive continuous improvement in order to consistently meet lean manufacturing goals. Engage in project planning in support of major projects (product/process transfers etc.) Make production-related decisions. Engage in headcount planning and forecasting. Lead by example and demonstrate respect for our core values and commitment to teamwork. Promote quality and customer satisfaction as a way of life in all department activities. Promote effective communication and liaise with quality and engineering both internal to the plant and externally within the organisation. Work closely with the Production Unit Manager to support the coaching and development of the production supervisors. What we would like from you: A Level 8 Degree (240 Credits) or equivalent in an Engineering or Science related discipline. Strong experience in a Leadership role within the Medical Device industry or another highly regulated production environment. Advanced knowledge of and demonstrated competence in Lean tools and techniques and their successful deployment to consistently meet Lean Manufacturing goals. Strong interpersonal and communication skills. Experience in headcount management for a production area. For more information, please contact Emma on 091 455 307.
67 days ago