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Chanelle Group

Shift Production Supervisor

Chanelle Group

  • Galway
  • Not disclosed
  • Permanent full-time
  • Updated 27/10/2017
  • Una Collins
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 This is a key role within our Production Department and will focus on meeting daily, weekly & monthly production Key Performance Indicators in a high speed pharmaceutical manufacturing environment. The KPIs cover the areas of Safety, Quality, Cost, Delivery & People.


v  The Production Supervisor will lead and motivate production operators and team leaders to achieve production KPI’s

v  Develops direct reports by securing appropriate training, assigning progressively challenging tasks, applying progressive disciplinary action as appropriate and conducting formal written and verbal performance reviews

v  Monitor and improve line / equipment capacity to meet business needs.

v  Liaise with and collaborate with Quality Assurance to ensure that the product is being produced at acceptable levels of quality. Suggest improvements for quality where appropriate

v  Ensure Team Leaders and Production operators are trained in manufacturing procedures and produce training plans for same

v  Review production operations; identify opportunities to improve work processes and methods through the use of Continuous Improvement processes (e.g. Kiazen, Lean, SMED, 6 Sigma

v  Implement team meetings and ensure all staff understand their goals and objectives and how they relate to the broader Groups objectives

v  Manage all disciplinary issues in line with HR policies and procedures

v  Develops work schedules with Production Managers for departments by assessing priorities, workload and available resources. Ensure correct staffing levels are available to meet business needs

v  Flexibility to work within different shift patterns is essential

v  Maintains personnel records for all staff  (e.g., work schedules, holiday schedules, training files) and ensure TMS reflects current working hours and entitlements

v  Report daily to Director production on adherence to schedule & all other reports required

v  Completion of Manufacturing and packaging batch documentation when needed.




v  Minimum 2 year previous manufacturing supervision experience

v  Experience of manufacturing process in both Solid and Liquid dosages.

v  Experience of high-speed blister packing lines in cGMP environment is desirable although experience of operating technical equipment within a highly regulated manufacturing industry is essential.

v  Proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook

v  Excellent communication & interpersonal skills required

v  Available to work evening & night shift.


Ref: Shift Supervisor
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