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Date: Jun 28, 2019

Location: Clonmel, TA, IE, 0

Company: Boston Scientific

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Purpose and Passion • Comprehensive Benefits • Life-Work Integration • Community • Career Growth

At Boston Scientific, you will find a collaborative culture driven by a passion for innovation that keeps us connected on the most essential level. With determination, imagination and a deep caring for human life, we’re solving some of the most important healthcare industry challenges. Together, we’re one global team committed to making a difference in people’s lives around the world. This is a place where you can find a career with meaningful purpose—improving lives through your life’s work.


 Brief Job Description:   

      An excellent opportunity has arisen in Production for a Supervisor. Reporting to the Production Manager, you will be responsible for providing leadership to a high performing and well developed team.



  • Fully accountable for Health & Safety system execution and development within the area.
  • Responsible for running the business utilizing the Boston Essentials series.
  • Ensure ownership and engagement within the direct group, is supported through 5S, Safety and CI systems.
  • Ensuring a consistently high quality product is produced on time in full.
  • Fully responsible for the staffing plan and ensuring team optimization and the control of fixed costs.
  • Lead and develop the team and ensure ongoing coaching and mentoring is provided in order to continually enhance skills and knowledge to meet the demands of the business now and in the future.
  • Fully accountable for performance management of team including carrying out performance reviews and corrective action meetings.
  • Oversee the execution of the CBP on a continuous basis.
  • Ensure efficiency and scrap targets are met.
  • Responsible for training adherence and ensuring absence and overtime targets are met.
  • Monitors compliance with company policies and procedures (e.g. compliance with FDA, BSI, TUV, MDSAP regulations etc).
  • Positively interacts with internal and external customers at all times.
  • Ensure there is a comprehensive program of continuous improvement in place to improve quality, performance, efficiency and reduce costs through structured problem solving activities (Kaizens, PRSM’s).
  • Continuously strive to improve employee engagement and ensure efficient and effective communication at all times.
  • Drive and promote our core values and behaviours.



  • Previous experience of leading and managing teams in a manufacturing environment is essential.
  • Must be able to demonstrate personal leadership experience and understand the importance of positive employee engagement.
  • Have excellent working knowledge of manufacturing and industry “best practice”.
  • Have a high level of business awareness, be action oriented complemented by the resilience to achieve challenging objectives.
  • Strong interpersonal skills, an innate ability to influence and build relationships at all levels and a driving vision to create an inclusive culture of performance, continuous improvement and development.
  • Must be a pro-active self-starter and an excellent communicator with exceptional problem solving skills.



  • Honours level degree required (FETAC Level 8)
  • Should have evidence of continuing professional development.




About us

As a global medical technology leader for more than 35 years, our mission at Boston Scientific (NYSE: BSX) is to transform lives through innovative medical solutions that improve the health of patients. If you’re looking to truly make a difference to people both around the world and around the corner, there’s no better place to make it happen.


Requisition ID: 445708


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