Production Group Lead

Posted 15 June 2022
SalaryNegotiable
LocationGalway
Job type Permanent
DisciplineEngineering CareersIndustrial Careers
ReferenceBBBH540603_1655306971

Job description


Title: Production Group Lead
Location: Galway
Summary:
Our Client in Galway is seeking an experienced Production Group Lead II to join their team.
Responsibilities:

  • Lead, support, and mentor assigned production areas with a team of 15 production operators.

  • Carry out performance reviews for team.

  • Maintain and promote a positive atmosphere at all times while making sure company policies and procedures are adhered to at all times.

  • Make sure products are manufactured in compliance with production schedule and to achieve targets for safety, output, productivity, and quality.

  • Keep track of hourly output - make sure all defects and downtime are documented and issues are escalated appropriately.

  • Ensure quality issues are resolved in a timely manner and help Quality team if required.

  • Make sure all paperwork and equipment are completed and satisfactory prior to transition to next step of manufacturing.

  • Assist with amendments to documentation if needed.

  • Complete audits and escalated issues as required.

  • Make sure production areas are staffed and running efficiently to meet targets.

  • Ensure team are trained to a high standard and cross trained as needed.

  • Ensure compliance with lean manufacturing policies and procedures and contribute effectively to the Lean Production Management System (LPMS)

  • Liaise with and work alongside Engineering, Quality, HR teams as needed.

  • Encourage and support implementation of continuous improvement ideas from team members.

  • Participate in interviews and screening process for new employees.

  • Additional duties may be assigned from time to time as required.



Qualifications and Experience:

  • Minimum 3 years' experience as line lead/team leader or equivalent.

  • Knowledge and experience in a medical device manufacturing environment

  • Excellent knowledge of production processes and steps

  • Strong leadership and communication skills.

  • Ability to work on own initiative with little supervision.

  • Ability to always reach both internal and external customer requirements.

  • Interest in continuous improvement.

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