Manufacturing Supervisor

  • Force Recruitment & Outsourcing
  • Co. Westmeath, Ireland
  • 29/05/2024
Full time, Permanent Manufacturing

Job Description

Manage and control resources to ensure the production plan is achieved while maintaining the safety, quality, and cost targets in place.


  • Plan and communicate the daily production workload, delegating duties to Chargehand, Material Handler and Production Operators.
  • Supervise to ensure adherence to safety and operating procedures, Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP), Good Documentation Practices (GDP) and Line Clearance.
  • Ensure all non-conforming events are dealt with through Non-Conformance Procedure and manage the NCR process in conjunction with the QA Technician.
  • Perform set up activities for primary and secondary equipment and relevant paperwork as required.
  • Troubleshoot on primary and secondary processes as required.
  • Verify all applicable paperwork associated with batch records are properly completed in line with cGMP.
  • Complete work to close out CAPAs and Change Controls as may be required.
  • Report production and quality metrics at the end of the shift and daily production meeting.
  • Continually review production methods/operating procedures with a view to improving efficiency, quality and visual management.
  • Ensure employees receive appropriate training and that this training is documented.
  • Develop machines manuals and other documentation as required.
  • Effectively manage holidays, absence & timekeeping and provide feedback to
    employees on performance
  • Ensure housekeeping standards are maintained to the highest standard.
  • Implement 5S activities to improve visual factor