Graduate Production Supervisor

Location UK / Craigavon/Lurgan Area

Job Type Permanent full-time, TemporaryContract

Salary Not disclosed

Updated 15 hours ago

Reference 1371194

 Job Description

Excellent opportunity for a Graduate Production Supervisor based in Lurgan

Vacancy: Graduate Production Supervisor


Full Time, Permanent

Our Company

Bawnbua Foods is a leading supplier of primal and valued-added, raw and cooked meat products to the retail, foodservice and food manufacturing sectors in the UK, Ireland and Europe. Operating from our production site in Lurgan, Co Armagh, we produce a full range of beef, pork, lamb and poultry products.

We’re proud to be a family owned and managed business and employ a diverse and talented workforce who are focused on developing and producing the best possible quality products for our customers.

We offer long term career opportunities and the chance to be part of an exciting and growing business. 

Key responsibilities

  • Reporting to the Factory Manager, the Graduate Production Supervisor will work as part of a team responsible for the;
  • The Production Supervisor should ensure the manufacture of quality products which meets production needs and customer specification and achieves profit and performance targets.
  • Driving continuous improvement to maximize operational effectiveness and efficiencies through the development of people, process and systems. 
  • Maintains and ensures quality, hygiene and productivity standards are maintained in the production environment. 
  • Responsible for the performance and speeds of lines with the aim of maximizing line efficiency. 
  • Monitor, control and report on the product quality of your area including product entering and leaving the area and the labelling of products. 
  • Ensure development and training of operatives. 
  • Support planning and implementation of the detailed daily production programme for the relevant department, reporting potential variances and problems directly and promptly.
  • Maintaining Health & Safety standards set by the company.

Minimum Requirements

It is essential that candidates demonstrate suitability for the role in their CV by having previous experience in;    

Essential Criteria   

  • Third level education.
  • Understanding of targets and KPI reporting.
  • Computer literate. 
  • Good organizational skills. 
  • Problem solving and decision-making skills. 
  • Good attention to detail.
  • Able to use own initiative.
  • Ability to work under pressure and manage a team effectively. 
  • Flexibility with hours. 
  • Additional Skills and Experience that would be desirable include;
  • Food Hygiene Certificate. 
  • FMCG experience.

Salary: Negotiable, based on experience.

To apply please click on the APPLY NOW button below to be directed to the company website 

Closing Date:  5pm, Friday 16th Nov

It is the policy of Bawnbua Foods to consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, colour, religion, national origin, sex (including pregnancy) sexual orientation, age, disability.