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Production Supervisor

Company: Thornshaw Recruitment
Location: Connaught
Reference: DB9598
Closing Date: 21 Dec 17
Type: Permanent
Salary (£): On Application

Job Summary:

On behalf of my client, a medical device company, I am recruiting for a Production Supervisor.  


In this role you will be responsible for the following:
•    Deliver on the key performance metrics and strategic objectives 
•    Manage resources to deliver on the production and shipping schedules 
•    Ensure all aspects of work order packages and documentation are accurately reviewed 
•    Maintain effective open communication within the team and foster cross- functional relationships
•    Build a motivated, competent and results focused team and work with other departments to develop, train and up skill   the team
•    Promote a positive approach to Quality amongst employees, while fostering an approach to Continuous improvement /6 Sigma practices. 
•    Facilitate investigation, trouble shooting and reporting on system failures,  product defects and customer complaints 
•    Manage performance of direct reports 
•    Ensure that manufacturing equipment and processes are documented in accordance with the Company quality system.
•    Support new product introductions and change 
•    Manage and ensure compliance to Company quality and safety systems 

Applications are invited from candidates with the following background and experience:

You will have a science/technical or primary degree or equivalent in Polymer, manufacturing, Science / quality / mechanical engineering.
A specialist course in production supervision or human resource management is preferable. 
Medical device/pharmaceutical and/or diagnostics manufacturing experience is essential.
You will be a decision maker with strong communication and influencing skills 
You will have the ability to effectively manage a simultaneous range of diverse activities.
You will be a self-starter with good motivational and inter-personal skills.
You will be a practical level-headed individual, who is prepared to actively participate as an active member of the production management team.
You will be a rational thinker that can improvise should the need arise. 

For a full Job Spec and to apply for this role please call Deirdre 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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