Production Coordinator

Job description

Production Coordinator

Come join an expanding medical device company! I'm looking for an experienced Production Coordinator to join my client for a permanent job in Galway. You will be the critical interface between the management team and the floor while also coaching and developing staff to their highest potential.

Your Responsibilities:

  • Provide clear direction to all team members, including support functions and promote adherence to regulatory and GMP requirements and a culture of compliance
  • Demonstrate a flexible leadership style, appropriate for the given situation
  • Promote the deployment and use of Lean tools and techniques in your area to identify and drive continuous improvement in order to consistently meet lean manufacturing goals
  • Engage in project planning in support of major projects 
  • Make production-related decisions
  • Engage in headcount planning and forecasting
  • Lead by example and demonstrate respect for our core values and commitment to teamwork
  • Promote quality and customer satisfaction as a way of life in all department activities
  • Promote effective communication and liaise with quality and engineering both internal to the plant and externally within the organisation
  • Work closely with the Production Unit Manager to support the coaching and development of the production supervisors

Your Background & Experience:

  • A Level 8 Degree (240 Credits) or equivalent in an Engineering or Science related discipline
  • Advanced knowledge of and demonstrated competence in Lean tools and techniques and their successful deployment to consistently meet Lean Manufacturing goals
  • A minimum of 6-8 years’ experience in a Leadership role within the Medical Device industry or another highly regulated production environment
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • Experience in headcount management for a production area

For more information, please contact Emma on 091 455 307.

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