3 months ago
Next Generation is recruiting a Production Supervisor for a leading FMCG company based in Co. Kildare. You will play a vital role within the manufacturing site, being responsible for meeting and exceeding production targets in accordance with company, customer and legal requirements.
- Manage production line and associated operators in order to maximise the production capacity and resources
- Assistance with production planning to ensure all packing lines are "ready to go"
- Check on stock levels to ensure raw materials are available for production
- Monitoring of productivity and performance of the department - Record actual production and shift efficiency
- Report any faulty piece of equipment or machinery to the Maintenance Manager
- Ensure that the correct tempering times and drying/roasting programmes are selected and understood
- Understanding and ability to operate the control systems in the drying/fermentation rooms
- Guarantee the achievement of manufacturing targets and contribute in Continuous Improvement initiatives
- Identify production problems and implement effective solutions
- Maintain constant adherence to all company, customer and legal requirements regarding Food Safety and Quality Assurance
- Drive adherence to all HACCP systems
- Participate in Manufacturing/Operations meetings regarding product quality and processes
- Delegate and organise work to ensure the achievement of maximum efficiencies
- Motivate, coach and organise a team of workers to maximise effectiveness
- Respond to employee queries and concerns in a timely manner
- Deal with employee grievances and disciplinary issues in conjunction with HR
- Identify Training needs of direct reports
- Drive a culture of excellent adherence to Health & Safety of all employees through the maintenance of a safe and clean working environment
- 2 years' experience in a similar role in a Food Manufacturing company
- Proven leadership is essential
- Third Level Degree in Food Science or related areas (will be an advantage)
- Excellent written and verbal communication skills
The next step for you:
Should this position be of interest to you please forward your CV to Renata Kormann from Next Generation Recruitment or alternatively call on the main line on +353 1 6629120.
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