CNC Machine shop supervisor

Job title : CNC Machine shop supervisor
Contract type : Permanent
Location : Wexford, Republic of Ireland
Sectors :
Salary : €45000 - €55000 per annum + OT + PENSION + 5 weeks holiday
Start date : ASAP
Duration : Permanent
Job Reference : SYN2233_1594389278
Contact name : Stephen Brauner
Contact email :

CNC Machine shop supervisor

  • 45 - 55k
  • South East of Ireland
  • Monday to Friday 8am - 4:30pm
  • Pension

We are currently recruiting for an experienced CNC Machine shop supervisor for our Medical Device Manufacturing client located in the South East of Ireland. You will be required to lead and manage a production team in a high-volume precision manufacturing environment, governed by ISO 13485. You will work to ensure that all products are produced in line with schedules driven from planning.

The Job Role
There are 3 main elements to this role and the successful applicant will be expected to have demonstrable experience in all 3 areas (Quality, Production & people management)
Always maintain site quality standards and audits on the factory floor in terms of GMP, quality, SOP's. New and updated procedures must be rolled out in a timely fashion and assessments completed where deemed necessary. Training records must be updated to reflect all training conducted.
Ensure that all control points and signatures are in place and we are fully compliant.
Ensuring quality standards are achieved in order to meet customer requirements.
Ensure all work is captured on SAP and all changes to requirements should be reflected on SAP.
Monitor and update production schedule
Deliver on daily Production Schedule
Manage weekly Open sales Order Report
Ensure that there is always a controlled amount of work and material in front of each resource.
Coordinate with Process Engineers on all quality and processing / tooling decisions
Schedule plant activities to obtain maximum throughput in accordance with overall plan to meet customer requirements.
Work closely with Planning to ensure that the schedules are not being overloaded and meet the allocated work hours.
Manage shifts, and overtime to ensure that agreed schedules can be executed in full. This is a very critical part of the job function and it is vital that you do not let the various schedules get out of control.
People Management
Ensure expectations are communicated clearly to people.
Ensure that team are up to date on training for role
Coordinate and support training in line with the training matrix
Ensure in the performance and development of your people.
Proactively communicate with operators through informal discussions, 1:1 and team briefs to ensure a two-way flow of relevant timely feedback.
Highlight performance and training issues as appropriate to maximize the performance of all staff.
Identify and deliver development plans and PIPs
Experience and skills:
· 5-10 years' experience in a busy production environment
· Previous experience as a supervisor in a production environment essential
· Experience of managing CNC personnel
· Experience with performance management and team development
· SAP and Excel intermediate level
· CNC Machining experience
· Milling experience preferred

We will endeavour to respond to all applicants, but if you do not receive a response within 5 working days, please consider yourself unsuccessful on this application.
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