VACANCIES: EVENING SHIFT POSITIONS - PRODUCTION SUPERVISOR, LINE LEADER



Production Supervisor


Reporting to and assisting the Warehouse Manager, the role of the Production Supervisor is to organise, delegate and motivate the production staff and to ensure that production is carried out as effectively and efficiently as possible.


Job Role & Responsibilities


  • Assist the Warehouse Manager to lead a production team to ensure Production, Safety and Quality KPIs were achieved.

  • Communicate and achieve all company and safety expectations, standards and objectives.

  • Manage and prioritise production activities to meet customer demands, helping to build a production team that could respond positively to sudden production changes.

  • Ensure that all products are of the highest standard of quality at all times and maintain customer and supplier specifications for all products.

  • Liaise with cross-functional teams both daily and weekly such as planning and quality to ensure information is cascaded to the production operators and vice-versa.

  • Drive continuous improvement and total employee engagement

  • Optimize efficiencies and reduce labour/overtime costs by carefully planning schedules and communicating plans to staff in a timely manner.

  • Ensure that all paperwork is completed to meet company requirements and that relevant systems are maintained, including, Traceability, Health and Safety, Good Manufacturing Practices, ERP.


Skills, Experience & Qualifications Required

  • Minimum of 2 years’ experience in a similar role essential

· Experience in the FMCG food / Agri-food industry would be an advantage

  • Experience using ERP Systems/Prophet is an advantage

  • Strong communication skills

  • An excellent attitude

  • Experience operating forklifts/pallet trucks in compliance with Health & Safety Regulations

  • Highly motivated & energetic on a daily basis

If you have the relevant qualifications, please submit your CV to Rosemarie Fox at meadehr@meadefarm.ie


Line Leader


Reporting to the Production Supervisor and/or Warehouse Supervisor, the role of the Team/Line Leader is to organise, delegate and motivate to the production staff and to ensure that production is carried out as effectively and efficiently as possible. We would expect you to effectively and efficiently perform your daily work tasks to the highest level of hygiene, food safety and health & safety standards, meeting all targets and reporting all issues.


Job Role & Responsibilities


House Keeping

· Line Leaders must ensure that their line and machine are kept clean, tidy and organised at all times.

· Clean as you go and at the end of production each day a thorough clean of machine and utensils are required.

· Ensure that all waste is segregated and placed in appropriate bins.

Production

· It is required that all production is completed accurately and efficiently.

  • To ensure that all paperwork is completed to meet company requirements and that relevant systems are maintained, including, Traceability, Health and Safety, Good Manufacturing Practices, ERP.

  • As a team leader, you will have responsibility for ensuring that all resources, i.e. labour, fresh produce, and equipment are fully utilised to best meet the requirements of the department.

· Communicate any issues regarding team performance to management

  • Communicate with your team on an ongoing basis (information on orders, labelling, packing, quality etc.) and provide necessary feedback to your team to ensure the line runs at optimum efficiency

  • Ensure all products are manufactured to company specifications and that all product quality issues are reported.

· Track and monitor wastage and production volumes.

  • Identify improvements for the line, environment, health, safety, quality and team performance, and you will be responsible for taking these improvements to your department manager.

· Regularly monitor and promote service excellence

· Ensure that all work is carried out on the production lines in accordance with company policies and rules with regard to safety, hygiene and quality.

· Work with your Production Supervisors to refine and develop better processes

· Attend Team Leader Meetings on a regular basis


Skills, Experience & Qualifications Required

  • Minimum of 2 years’ experience in a production environment is essential

  • Experience using ERP Systems/Prophet is an advantage

  • Strong communication skills

  • An excellent attitude

  • Experience operating forklifts/pallet trucks in compliance with Health & Safety Regulations

  • Highly motivated & energetic on a daily basis


If you have the relevant qualifications, please submit your CV to Rosemarie Fox at meadehr@meadefarm.ie