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Production Supervisor

Company: Thornshaw Recruitment
Location: Dublin, Republic of Ireland
Reference: LCD9481
Closing Date: 26 Oct 17
Type: Full Time
Salary (£): On Application

Job Summary:

Our client, a global pharmaceutical company, are currently recruiting for a Production Supervisor.


Our client, a global pharmaceutical company, are currently recruiting for a Production Supervisor. 

Reporting to the Production Department Manager, the successful candidate will be involved in the front line supervision and support of all production operations. The role will require working a shift cycle, including nightshift. He/she will liaise closely with other Business Units, with technical support groups and with the Quality, Technical Services and Logistics functions. 


  • The ideal candidate will have a third level qualification in a relevant discipline, and/or a minimum of 5 years relevant experience in the pharmaceutical, healthcare or food production industry. 
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills and strong understanding of pharmaceutical GMP systems are essential. Experience in front line supervision and/or knowledge of Bulk Manufacturing techniques would be an advantage. 

The ideal candidate will possess the following: 

  • A strong understanding of cGMP’s and fosters a right first time approach. 
  • Proven ability to develop a team based troubleshooting approach to problems. 
  • Demonstrated capabilities in problem solving through lean methodologies. 
  • Output and results-focused to ensure the team meets schedule adherence, OEE and performance targets. 
  • Experience in deviation investigations and closure of same to set deadlines. 
  • Proven ability to lead by example and have a “can do” attitude with an enthusiasm for driving improvements.
  • Comply with Health & Safety, Environmental, cGMP regulations and company standards. 
  • Experience in performance management and providing feedback to personnel on their performance. 
  • Excellent attention to detail and structured approach to work. 
  • Excellent organisation skills. 
  • Demonstrated capabilities in developing and implementing continuous improvement action plans. 

For more information and to apply for this role please call Linda on +353 1 2784671 or e-mail
Thornshaw Scientific Recruitment is a leading Irish provider of specialist Scientific Recruitment. Part of the CPL Group. Tel: +353 1 2784671

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Contact Information:

Address:  Head Office
Barton House 6 Old Dublin Road Stillorgan Co. Dublin

Rep. Ireland
Tel:  00 353 (1) 278 4671
Fax:  00 353 (1) 278 4672
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