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Employer Fastnet The Talent Group
Job Title Medtech Production Supervisor Tipperary

Leading MedTech Client in Tipperary have a requirement for a highly motivated Production Supervisor (on 2 cycle shift) to join their team. Permanent position, excellent opportunity and package. Senior and Junior roles available doe.

Reporting to the Production Manager and with general guidance from functional management, you will be responsible for providing team leadership to a group of employees committed to increased quality and productivity. Support demand of the business unit. Identify and analyse problems, plans tasks and solutions. Provide guidance to team on development, performance and productivity issues. Report to functional and/or organisation management on team accomplishments, achievements and productivity.

Key responsibilities:

  • Implements a staffing plan by identifying resource requirements, writing justifications for additional personnel, obtaining approval for changes, and co-ordinating the selection process with Human Resources.
  • 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.
  • Monitors daily work operations and provides direction to predominantly non-exempt and entry level staff to achieve unit or departmental goals.
  • Interacts with internal and external customers, by meeting regularly, responding to requests and explaining procedures.
  • Interprets and executes policies that affect individuals within the assigned organisational unit or department.
  • Monitors compliance with company policies and procedures (for example (e.g.) compliance with Food and Drug Administration (FDA), British Standards Institution (BSI), Equal Employment Opportunities regulations etcetera (etc.)).
  • Develops work schedules for department by assessing priorities, workload and available resources.
  • Maintains personnel records (e.g., work schedules, vacation schedules/leaves and makes or directs modifications in the database to reflect actual changes.
  • May perform individual contributor tasks, especially in staff or professional units.


  • Degree Qualified in a relevant discipline and 2 years of experience in a similar people management role.
  • Monitors progress of non-exempt employees toward departmental goals; monitors costs of projects and human and material resources within a department or unit. Will perform this job in a quality system environment. Failure to adequately perform tasks can result in non-compliance with governmental regulations.
  • Develops and/or identifies new work processes and the improved utilisation of human and material resources within the assigned area or related departments; facilitates other's participation in the continuous improvement programme; investigates and solves basic problems that impact work processes and personnel within a unit or department.
  • Promotes department goals by selecting, motivating, and training capable staff. Leads the activities of assigned staff by communicating and providing guidance towards achieving department objectives.
  • Schedules human and material resources within a department or section in conjunction with near-term plans to ensure their availability; carries out operations within an established budget.
  • Assignments are expressed in the form of tasks; generally makes day-to-day decisions within established policies, procedures and guidelines in order to carry out the operations and processes selected at higher levels; consequences of erroneous decisions or recommendations might include delays in programme schedules and result in the allocation of more resources.
  • Works under general supervision. Receives limited supervision on standard issues, and detailed instructions on new assignments. Work is reviewed for soundness of judgement, overall adequacy and accuracy.
  • Provides direction and guidance to predominantly non-exempt and entry level exempt personnel; evaluates performance of and assists in career development planning for subordinates; often responsible for a local functional or process activity.

Fastnet has a strict confidentiality policy - please be assured that your details will never be forwarded to any third party without your consent.

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Location Ti, Tipperary
Date Added 159 days ago
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