Production Supervisor (Food Industry)

Production Supervisor (Food Industry)

My client, an FMCG company based in Newbridge, Co. Kildare is looking for a Production Supervisor (3 cycle shift).

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
  • 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
  • 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


  • Experience in a similar role, ideally in a Food Manufacturing company
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Availability to work in a 3 cycle shift (including a night shift: 12am to 8am)



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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