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Production Supervisor

Company: Thornshaw Recruitment
Reference: ND9545
Closing Date: 10 Sep 17
Type: Permanent
Salary (£): On Application

Job Summary:

On behalf of my client, a leading healthcare company, I am recruiting for a Production Supervisor. This is a permanent position.


The Production supervisor will work to ensure that the Quality and EHS requirements of the company are maintained on a daily basis.




  • The Production Supervisor is responsible and accountable for the following activities:
  • Supporting production operations on a daily basis to meet our commitments to customers.
  • Providing direction to Shift leads carrying out their daily tasks,
  • Monitoring compounding unit activities to ensure compliance with company policies/ procedures and cGMP.
  • Planning and organisation of resources in line with the operational plan for the compounding unit.
  • Support staff training and development while ensuring that training is completed in a timely manner and that training records are properly maintained.
  • Supports all people management activities
  • Organization of holidays and overtime
  • Manage and Lead Non Conformances and CAPAs assigned under production responsibility. Support investigation and the identification and implementation of corrective action.
  • Assist in the introduction of New Products and Process Change Controls
  • Support Preparation of Production KPI’s – Stock control, Schedule compliance and Financial Reports.
  • Organisation and co-ordination of the environmental monitoring activities in conjunction with micro-laboratory
  • Organisation and co-ordination of calibration and maintenance activities in conjunction with Technical Services.
  • Stock checks of manufactured product
  • Review and update of production procedures and in the introduction of new procedures as appropriate.
  • Support procurement and inventory management team to ensure regular stock checks of raw materials and goods are performed
  • Compliance to Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP) or Good Distribution Practices (GDP), as applicable
  • Compliance to Environmental Health & Safety (EHS) requirements



  • Diploma in a science/healthcare/Technology is preferred
  • Minimum of 5 years’ manufacture experience is essential
  • Minimum of 3 years’ experience in a team lead / supervisor role
  • GMP manufacturing environment experience is necessary
  • Knowledge of GMPs in a sterile manufacturing environment

If you are interested in applying for this role please call Nicola on +353 1 2784671 or email

Thornshaw Scientific Recruitment is a leading Irish provider of specialist Scientific Recruitment. Part of the CPL Group.

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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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