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Packaging Supervisor

Reference:CKA006458 Location: Galway
Qualification:DegreeExperience:4-5 Years
Job Type:PermanentSalary: Not Disclosed
May be suitable for: Packaging Engineer

Packaging Supervisor (Evening Shift)

A respected pharmaceutical client is looking for a Packaging Supervisor (Evening Shift) to join their team in west Galway.

• Scheduling of packaging lines and liaising with QA to ensure LPR’S are issued in a timely manner
• Organize packaging operators on a daily basis to optimize work flow and throughput
• Help to anticipate possible bottlenecks and implement corrective action
• Ensure that the Quality of product packaged is to the highest quality
• Liaise with all other departments to ensure the efficient and effective running of the department
• Prepare and amend SOP’S. Prepare LPR for new products and update as and when required
• Ensure weekly, monthly, and yearly targets of packaging are met in strict adherence with GMP requirements and issue reports as required
• Liaise with QA on change controls, internal audits and CAPA. Raising and closure of all packaging deviations and incident reports
• Supervise direct reports, ensure personal training; set clear objectives and conduct performance assessments

• Minimum of a Bachelor's degree (or equivalent) in an Engineering/Science related discipline
• 5 years supervisory experience within a cGMP packaging environment (pharmaceutical/medical device industry)
• Knowledge of automated systems
• Green belt or above certification in Lean Six Sigma would be a distinct advantage
• Proficient in Microsoft Excel and Word
• Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
• Proficient in report writing

Claire Kenny | Tel: +353 (0) 1 507 9287