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Ref: PS0117

Production Supervisor

  • Armagh
  • See description
  • Permanent full-time
  • Updated 11/01/2017
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Reporting to the Production Manager, you will be responsible for pre-production planning and all production activities within your dedicated area.


Job Title : Production Supervisor

Reporting To : Production Manager

Skills & Experience Required :

  • Minimum 2 years Production Supervising experience within Food Manufacturing FMCG Environment 
  • Relative Food qualifications (HACCAP, Food Safety & Hygiene, etc.)
  • Planning and organising skills;
  • Ability to act decisively;
  • Capacity to grasp concepts easily;
  • Problem-solving capabilities;
  • ICT literacy;(Office, MRP )
  • Attention to detail;
  • Ability to communicate clearly and persuasively;
  • Excellent time management;
  • Ability to work under pressure and meet tight deadlines;
  • Ability to motivate others;
  • Ability to work in a logical, systematic manner
  • Strong leadership skills with a proven track record of building successful teams
  • Good interpersonal and communication skills
  • Confident, assertive with sound decision making skills
  • KPI driven

Job Purpose: Reporting to the Production Manager, you will be responsible for pre-production planning and all production activities within your dedicated area.

You will be supervising a team of General Operatives & Team Leaders to ensure the timely executions of projects and orders are met, margins are achieved, KPI's are managed and acceptable quality standards are achieved and maintained.

Main Duties

  • The planning and supervision of Production to ensure orders are met in full and on a timely basis.
  •  Supervising Line / Area Leaders and Production Operatives, ensuring product standards (Good Manufacturing Procedures) are adhered to at all times
  • In conjunction with Technical & QA Managers, you will ensure consistent delivery of GMP’s, SOP’s, compliance with food production standards such as BRC, HACCAP, and ensure the production facility is always in line with “unannounced audit” standards
  • Alongside the Production Manager, you will assist with the planning of the production rota for your area.
  • Working in close proximity to the Production Manager, to deliver and maintain operational efficiencies with particular focus on work flows, lean manufacturing practices, KPI’s and other performance management tools.
  • All staff within your area giving focus to performance, productivity, time keeping etc.
  • Ensuring necessary production and quality records are maintained at all times including the detailed recording required within MIS
  • Ensure Cleaning & Hygiene schedule & procedures are robust & maintained in accordance Food Safety / Technical standards
  • Health and Safety within your area.
  • Equipment and Fabrication within your area.

This Job Description is not intended to be definitive and may be subject to change in line with developments within Unimush.  

To Apply

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Closing date: 31st January 2017

Unimush Ireland Ltd

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