Production Lead

Job description

As the Production Lead you will be resposnible for leading and promoting a culture of Safety, Quality and Continous Improvement within the Tabletting Department.

Your duties will mainly include;

  • Leading and promoting performance management and communication across the Department
  • The Production Lead will provide first-line support and act as mentor to the Operations Team Leaders and Graduate trainees in the area.
  • You will be responsible for direct line management of a team of Operational Support staff & all associated activities.
  • Be available to perform duties of the Operational Shift Team Leader role across all Tableting work centres including ability to work 12 hour day/night shift as required.
  • You will deputise for the Production Manager including participation in tier 1-5 operational performance dialogue.
  • Maintain, calculate & publish various KPI systems identified to drive monthly production performance.
  • First line support/designee for the Production Manager for day to day operational support issues i.e. handling all operational safety & quality issues, ensuring schedule accuracy/adherence in multiple work centres.
  • Assistance in the development of a documentation system to augment training, compliance and cGMP in Production Department
  • Key role in preparation & execution of regulatory, internal & customer audits.
  • Provide technical guidance to tableting issues (Dispensary, Granulation, Blending, Compression, Coating, Printing, and Drying & Visual Inspection).

The next Production lead should have a Degree in Science or related discipline with previous experience in managing the performance of individual team members and that of the overall team/department. You should also demonstrate excellent multi-tasking/organisational skills with a problem-solving ethos & commitment to continuous improvement.

If you're looking to work for a growing multinational company with excellent career progression opportunities then apply today!

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