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Job Description

A Senior Operations Supervisor is required by CareerWise Recruitment for our Limerick based client. This is an opportunity to join a select team in a leading role with our major Limerick based multinational client.

Role of this position

  • To supervise production teams in a particular business unit
  • Leads operations improvement projects and initiatives
  • Reviews progress and evaluates results
  • Recommends changes in procedures and process improvements
  • Deputise for Operations Manager at times
  • Delivery of KPI's in quality, service, cost and people development
  • Participates in budget setting for the business unit
  • Drive a proactive and compliant approach to environmental health and safety
  • Champions 6s process, standards and objectives through coaching, mentoring and setting direction
  • Create a positive employee relations environment with timely feedback and review, ensuring all performance issues are dealt with in a constructive and fair manner


  • Degree or Masters in Business, Production Management, Engineering or similar or demonstrated equivalent experience
  • 7 years minimum experience in a manufacturing environment
  • 4 years minimum supervisory experience (production team)
  • Broad knowledge of principles, practices and procedures of a production environment
  • Demonstrated leadership and business acumen
  • Good knowledge of GMP/FDA regulatory environments, housekeeping, health and safety
  • Ability to coach, provide effective feedback and manage performance

Please call Gillian Dunphy today for further information on 061-365969 or email:
CareerWise Recruitment (In Search of Excellence) Established in 1999, CareerWise Recruitment specialises in recruitment of management and technical professionals for the life sciences, ICT, engineering, food and agri sectors. We operate out of multiple locations in Ireland and have offices in Cork, Shannon, Galway, Mayo and Dublin. By applying for this position, you are consenting to allow CareerWise Recruitment to process and retain your data in accordance with our Privacy Policy, contained on our website for the purposes of providing career opportunities. CareerWise Recruitment accepts that you do not wish your personal data, including your CV, to be forwarded to any client company without your prior consent and gives an absolute assurance that this wish will always be respected. Please feel free to contact us if you have any queries or wish to withdraw or amend your consent.

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Manufacturing & Production

Cork Office

CareerWise Recruitment. EastGate Village, EastGate, Little Island, Cork.

Phone: +353 (0) 21 206 1900