AbbVie Production Supervisor, (Shift) in Cork, Ireland

Production Supervisor, (Shift)

Ireland, Munster, Cork

1 additional location

Ireland, Munster

Manufacturing & Operations

Requisition #1807451

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We are currently sourcing a Production Supervisor on 4 cycle shift to join our Operations team on our Carrigtwohill site, Cork. In this role, you will manage the day to day manufacturing activities on site to ensure that all products are manufactured to cost quality and schedule requirements.

In this role, you are responsible for managing the shift team of operators while driving and implementing lean and continuous improvement within the team toensuring production meets the organization's targeted goals.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Drive Safety and Compliance improvement culture on shift and across the operations team.

  • Proven track record in people management.

  • Complete process investigation and develop sustainable solution for any non-conformity reports.

  • Monitor process performance against the recipe standards. Review and feedback on process cycle-times on the shift.

  • Monitor batch throughput to ensure department target KPI is achieved each shift / week.

  • Planning of resources to achieve weekly/monthly production target.

  • Develop a detailed technical knowledge of all the unit operations in each product line in terms of process and equipment.(Prior knowledge of Compression, Coating, wet and dry granulation, encapsulation would be advantage)

  • Develop a detailed knowledge of the products including critical quality attributes and critical process parameters.

  • Manage resources (people & equipment) to optimize the production schedule.

  • Monitor unit process yields to ensure department target KPI is achieved each week.

  • Preparation of the shift handover to the next shift.

Education & Experience

  • 3 rd level technical qualification with 2+ experience within a GMP manufacturing environment

  • Or Leaving Certificate with 5+ years’ experience within a GMP manufacturing environment

Additional Information

  • Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time

  • Job Type: Experienced

  • Schedule: Full-time