Production Team Leader, Grannagh, Co. Waterford

Job Title:  Production Team Leader 

Location: Grannagh, Co. Waterford

Reporting to: Boning Hall Supervisor

Contract Type: Permanent 

This is an exciting Team Leader role based within the production team in our Grannagh, Waterford site. The role is suitable for an organised passionate individual who would like the opportunity to grow professionally within the food production business.


  • Person in charge for the production line, managing pace, breaks, supporting supervisor & inter day management of the area.
  • Monitoring safe work practices in the immediate work area and identification of Near Misses and reporting appropriately.
  • Understanding the required quality standard for the department and ensuring product integrity and customer requirements are met and target for reduced complaints is measured and managed.
  • Lead by example – hands on approach to getting the job done, stepping in to show an employee the correct way of work and putting in a buddy where appropriate.
  • Follows up on requests and alert appropriate manager to any issues in a timely manner.
  • Participates in the daily meetings, providing feedback where necessary and escalating any issues which could impact the hourly/daily plan.
  • Lead the team in best practice and contribute to performance management reviews with the team


  • 1-2 years’ experience in meat or food production with an interest in developing a career in this area
  • Proven track record or demonstrated ability in a fast-moving environment
  • Supervisory experience is beneficial but not essential and proven track record or demonstrated ability in similar role


To apply please send your CV or any additional queries to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. by Friday 20th July.

Dawn Meats is an equal opportunity employer