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Production Team Lead

Production Team Lead

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    Food Production & FMCG

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    Next Generation

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    about 2 months ago

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Production Team Lead

Next Generation are currently recruiting for an enthusiastic Production Team Lead for an expanding food manufacturer based in Co. Cavan.

This is a full-time permanent position based in Co. Cavan.

We are seeking someone who would be responsible for productivity, efficiency and ensures smooth running of the production process so the company meets the targets and delivers the highest quality product in a timely manner.

The successful candidate will be required to drive continuous improvement and production efficiency whilst maintaining quality and health and safety standards.

This is an exciting opportunity for someone who wishes to develop their career in a fast paced, dynamic food manufacturing facility.

Please note your visa must allow you to work in Ireland unrestricted to apply for this position.


  • You will monitor daily work operations and provide direction to the Operations team.

  • You will be responsible for supervising a team of production operators.

  • You will be leading and motivating operatives to achieve KPI's to the best of their ability.

  • You will be responsible for developing operatives by securing appropriate training, assigning challenging tasks, applying disciplinary action as appropriate and conducting formal performance review.

  • You will be managing Employee Relations issues in line with good Human Resource practices and engaging directly with the HR Department for guidance and support.

  • You will be proactively managing H&S within the department which includes filling out any relevant paperwork such as Accident Investigation Report forms, reporting near misses and the reporting and of all accidents including photos, times etc.


  • You have previous experience in production in the food manufacturing industry ideally at team leader level.

  • You are a strong communicator with well-developed interpersonal skills.

  • You have the ability to motivate a team, to be energetic and self-motivated.

  • You have strong IT skills and the ability to identify continuous improvement initiatives.

The Next Step for you:

Interested in this role? Please send your CV to SIMONA MORELLI at Next Generation Recruitment by clicking on the Apply button!

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