Ref No: AM17457
Meath, Co. Meath, Ireland
Senior Team Leader - County Meath.
We are currently recruiting a Senior Team Leader, following a 12-hour continuous shift pattern.
Reporting to the Head of Manufacturing, the Senior Team Leader will lead and manage the plant shift teams, including Team Leaders, to achieve objectives on health, safety, environment, quality, output, costs and continuous incremental improvement in line with the company’s corporate, statutory and business plan requirements.
Responsible for the co-ordination and direction of cross-functional teams of the designated production areas to achieve business goals.
Coach, motivate and develop team members through communication, employee development and versatility exposure.
Promote a customer and quality first culture within the team.
Promote a continuous improvement work environment where a solutions focused approach to work is utilised.
Champion the use of continuous improvement initiatives such as Six Sigma, 6S, etc. and assist in the identification of improvement projects.
To liaise with other functions such as Continuous Improvement and R&D to facilitate process improvement.
Maintain a safe work environment to ensure zero lost time incidents.
Complete HSEQ audits and assume responsibility to ensure all corrective actions relevant to the Production area are closed out.
Interested applicants should have:
Minimum 5 years' experience in a manufacturing environment with at least 3 years' supervisory experience.
Excellent analytical skills including the ability to identify improvements in process, work methods.
Experience in operating equipment within a highly regulated manufacturing facility.
Excellent communication/interpersonal and report writing skills.
Good knowledge of computers – Word, Excel, Outlook and Powerpoint.
Ability to make decisions on own initiative and as part of a team.
Flexible, results-driven, willing to work within constantly changing priorities with enthusiasm.
Proven problem solver with a positive proactive attitude and good influencing skills are essential.
Ability to manage multiple priorities within a manufacturing environment.
Green belt, Six Sigma and continuous improvement experience are desirable.