Senior Team Leader

Our client is seeking a Senior Team Leader to join our client based in Meath on a 12 hour continuous shift pattern within their manufacturing facility.

Reporting to the Head of Manufacturing the Senior Team Leader will lead and manage the plant shift teams including Team Leaders to achieve objectives on health, safety, environment, quality, output, costs and continuous incremental improvement in line with the company’s corporate, statutory and business plan requirements in the Plant.






  • Responsible for the co-ordination and direction of cross functional teams of the designated production areas to achieve business goals.
  • Coach, motivate and develop team members through communication, employee development and versatility exposure.
  • Promote a customer and quality first culture within the team.
  • Promote a continuous improvement work environment where a solutions focused approach to work is utilised.
  • Champion the use of continuous improvement initiatives such as Six Sigma, 6S etc and assist in the identification of improvement projects.
  • To liaise with other functions such as Continuous Improvement, R&D to facilitate process improvement.
  • Maintain a safe work environment to ensure zero lost time incidents.
  • Complete HSEQ audits and assume responsibility to ensure all corrective actions relevant to the Production area are closed out.


  • Minimum 5 years operating experience in a manufacturing environment with at least 3 years supervisory experience.
  • Excellent analytical skills including the ability to identify improvements in process, work methods.
  • Experience in operating equipment within a highly regulated manufacturing facility is essential.
  • Previous experience working with SCADA and ERP systems.
  • Green belt Six Sigma and continuous improvement experience are desirable.

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