Production Supervisor

Job description

Do you have a passion for innovation ?

Are you actually interested in making a difference ?

If so the below role maybe for you. Key duties include :

  • Fully accountable for EHS systems execution & development of such.
  • Responsible for running the business utilizing the previous knowledge you gained.
  • Support ownership within the direct group, is supported through 5S, Safety & CI systems.
  • Ensure a consistently high quality product is produced on time in full
  • Fully responsible staffing plans and ensuring team optimization & the control of fixed costs.
  • Lead & develop the team and ensure ongoing coaching and mentoring is provided.
  • Fully accountable for performance management & carrying out performance reviews / CAPA's 
  • Ensure efficiency and targets are met.
  • Responsible for training adherence & ensuring absence and overtime targets are met.
  • Monitors compliance with company policies (e.g. with FDA, TUV, MDSAP  etc).
  • Positively interacts with internal & external customers at all times.
  • Ensure a comprehensive program of continuous improvement (CI) in place.
  • Passionate about quality, performance, efficiencies & cost reductions.(Kaizens, PRSM’s).
  • Experience:

  • Previous experience of leading & managing teams in a manufacturing setting is essential.
  • Must be able to demonstrate personal leadership experience & employee engagement.
  • Have excellent working knowledge of manufacturing and industry “best practice”.
  • Strong interpersonal skills, & the ability to build relationships at all levels. 
  • An excellent communicator with exceptional problem solving skills.


  • Honours level degree required (FETAC Level 8)
  • 3-4 experience in management within a production environment.