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Manufacturing Operations Supervisor

Reference:SMC7106 Location: Limerick
Qualification:DegreeExperience:See description
Job Type:Fixed Term ContractSalary: Not Disclosed
May be suitable for: Manufacturing Engineer

We’re currently recruiting for an exciting opportunity with an award-winning Medical Device organization based in Limerick. This is an excellent position for anyone who is looking to join a leading multinational who are one of the best at what they do.


− Manage key areas of the Value Stream in close cooperation with Quality and Engineering, to manufacture contact lenses according to global planning requirements.
− Ensure all HSE requirements are fulfilled in accordance with the responsibilities defined in the Company Safety Statement and Environmental policy and actively promote Health & Safety within the Value Stream.
− Identify and lead year on year efficiency improvement, cost reduction and activity reduction projects for the Value Stream. Understand lean methodologies, implement lean projects and provide coaching to direct / indirect reports within the Value Stream.
− Contribute to management of Value Stream issues and tactical / strategic decision‐making in relation to the Value Stream.
− Report on achievement of key performance metrics.
− Support all functions in the effective transfer of new products and processes into manufacturing processes.
− Ensure that housekeeping standards are maintained at all times across the Value Stream always looking for opportunities to improve the standard.
− Be able to manage supervisory and operations personnel working in the Value Stream and consistently demonstrate strong.
− Take ownership for their own development ensuring that all areas of responsibility for the Manufacturing Manager role can be adequately covered and ultimately be seen as successor to the Manufacturing Manager.

Education & Experience

− Production/Engineering Management Degree or equivalent.
− Experience in a production management or senior supervisory role within a multinational company.
− Previous experience within the Healthcare/Medical Devices sector.

If interested in this posting please feel free to contact Seán McCarthy on +353 (0)87 798 8480 or for further information.