Line Leader-Medical devices Manufacturing-Mid Shift

Job Locations IE-Galway
Job Post Information* : Posted Date 5 months ago(10/23/2017 6:23 PM)
# of Openings


To provide front line leadership and techncical assistance to the production team in Goodman Medical Ireland


  • Degree/Diploma in Supervisory management/Production Engineering, or equivalent essential
  • Minimum of 2-3 years relevant manufacturing experience in medical device sector
  • Excellent communications skills and proven ability to liaise well with other departments.
  • The successful candidate will have a positive, can-do attitude with a willingness to learn.


  • To provide first level leadership of Versatile Operators in the manufacture and assembly of medical devices.
  • To schedule work for individual work stations and processes in line with the manufacturing schedule.
  • To take a hands on role where necessary to ensure the timely completion of customer orders through themanufacturing process.
  • To monitor and maintain production KPI's showing actual line performance against standard, for workstation throughput; yield, and schedule adherence.
  • To account for variances through accurate reporting of downtime and defect analysis.
  • To co-ordinate effective training of Versatile Operators through close collaboration with Trainer and ProductionTeam Leader , and to maximise the operational skill-base.
  • To continuously monitor the performance of Versatile Operators to ensure compliance to all relevant policiesand procedures (ref QA/Regulatory; Manufacturing; HR and EH&S)
  • To ensure effective implementation of corrective actions as part of the NCR/CAPA system
  • To organise additional working arrangements where necessary in conjunction with the Production Team Leader
  • To communicate effectively with all Production Team and across all functions, to maintain a positive, progressiveteam-based manufacturing environment.
  • To monitor the flow of materials and product from work station to work station, while ensuring that alldocumentation ( day sheet; Lot History Record, TA etc ) has been completed, and fully reconciled.
  • To actively partake in the problem solving process and demonstrate an appropriate level of technical proficiency
  • To take a leadership and where necessary, a participative role, in project teams to drive improvements
  • To assist with line support, lot prepping, material and product testing, product building and all the cross departmental functions to ensure that the business needs are met in a timely manner.
  • Deputise for Production Team Leader when required.*


Sorry the Share function is not working properly at this moment. Please refresh the page and try again later.
Share on your newsfeed