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Job Title

Value Stream Leader


CareerWise Recruitment




A Value Stream Leader is required by CareerWise Recruitment for our Athlone based client. Please be aware that Shift work applies with this role. Please contact Tom Devaney for more information. THE ROLE: * Responsible for the development and implementation of activities in production area(s) to meet production goals, quality, and cost objectives. * Prioritizes production schedules based on product introduction, equipment efficiency, and materials supply. * Plans and administers procedures and budgets. * Makes budgetary recommendations on capital expenditures and direct/indirect labour. * Leads strategy development and deployment for the value stream. * Selects and develops personnel to ensure the efficient operation of the production function. * Develops schedules and manpower requirements for assigned areas. * In cooperation with the Operational Excellence Leader, works to drive the principles of the Operating System and maintain continuous improvement activities (Kaizen) across the value stream. * Leads the creation of the current-state and future-state value stream maps and the implementation plan for getting from present to future. * Reports progress on a regular basis to senior management. * Recommends and implements training programs to address skill requirements necessary to facilitate internal promotions and job satisfaction to maximize productivity of production employees. As applicable, provides cross-training for production employees to ensure back-up personnel exist for all key positions. * Exercises direct supervision over cell engineers and technicians with respect to safety, production, cost and quality of production and meeting production schedules and delivery dates. * Indirect leadership of production supervisor team. REQUIREMENTS: * Level 8 Degree in Business, Engineering or a related field with emphasis on management. * Master's Degree preferred. * Six Sigma/Lean tools certified. * Excel, Word, PowerPoint, PeopleSoft, BPCS an advantage. * 5+ years of experience in Manufacturing or related field; preferably in a GMP Medical Manufacturing environment. * Supervisory Management experience (either Production, Engineering, Quality, etc.). Please call Tom Devaney today for further information on 091-758771 or email: CareerWise Recruitment (In Search of Excellence. Established in 1999, CareerWise Recruitment specialises in recruitment of management and technical professionals for the Medical Devices, Pharmaceuticals, 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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