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Team Leader

Team Leader

Job Title: Team Leader
Contract Type: Temporary
Location: Galway
Salary: On Application
Start Date: ASAP
Duration: Fixed Term Contracts
REF: Team Leader
Contact Name: David Walsh
Contact Email: techsuccess@icegroup.ie

Job Description

We are currently recruiting for a new position for a Production Team Leader on a fixed-term contract.

Position Details:

Functional Area: Operations

Career Framework Title: Quality Team Leader 2

Internal Job Title: Team Leader

Job Level: 07

Direct/Indirect: Indirect

Position Summary: 

The primary purpose of this position is supervising and coordinating the activities of a production team, to ensure that all assembly/production of all scheduled products is accomplished in conformance with quality, cost, time and to the customer's satisfaction.

  • Organisation and coordination of a production team to manufacture the quality product on schedule and in a safe and efficient manner
  • Initiate and drive production and quality improvement projects in line with the principles of Lean Manufacturing
  • Identification & optimum allocation of production resources, i.e. people, equipment, time, etc
  • Completion of timely performance reviews and appraisals
  • Develop a strong team culture through communication and team leadership
  • Engage and participate in the delivery of all the Business Unit KPI's
  • Management of the Company Time and Attendance System for direct reports
  • Provide direction and support to manufacturing team members
  • Ensure that employees are aware of and comply with all company policies and procedures
  • Grievance / disciplinary / corrective action case management
  • Ensure that all employees are adequately trained, aware of, and complying with EHS procedures
  • Maximise efficiencies and performance on production cells
  • Ensure that good housekeeping is maintained
  • Work with other departments to ensure cross-functional goals are satisfied
  • Daily communication with the customer to ensure quality, schedules, and deliveries are met

Core Knowledge/Skills/Competencies: 

  • Is competent in a range of skills associated with their primary work area and possesses and actively uses coaching and some additional key skills outside of their primary work area. 
  • Dynamic individual with a ‘can-do ‘attitude, prepared to take responsibility, be flexible and motivated. 
  • Good knowledge of product process flow. 
  • Ability to recognise problems in the assembly process and to address those problems. 
  • Ability to learn established quality and quantity requirements. 
  • Ability to work effectively with team members and lead the team to high-quality production within tight deadlines. 
  • Knowledge of personal computers and the ability to learn and use applications specific to this area. 
  • Ability to maintain detailed, accurate and organised records. 
  • Knowledge of and adherence to Quality/ISO audit requirements. 
  • Ability to effectively communicate with a variety of internal customers (external also, if applicable). 
  • Excellent communication, interpersonal and team skills 
  • Demonstrated organisational and planning abilities 
  • Strong leadership and people management skills 
  • Customer-focused

Typical Experience/Education:

  • 5+ years’ experience in an operations environment.
  • Previous Production Supervisory Experience or Coordinator experience at a minimum.
  • Experience working in a Medical Device Manufacturing environment is desirable
  • Relevant qualification e.g. Supervisor Management and/or people leading experience desirable.
  • Good People management and communication skills.
  • Experience working in a target driven environment.
  • Good working knowledge of MRP & experience working with SAP system
  • Computer literate and working knowledge of Microsoft packages.
Submit your CV today and our team of recruiters will review your application. 
David Walsh - techsuccess@icegroup.ie
Heather McGowan - sligo@icegroup.ie
Luke Fogarty engineers@icegroup.ie