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Warehouse Supervisor (Evening Shift)

Ref No: Job Ref No: SD/WS/04/24

Location: Donegal
Closing Date: 17th April 2024

The Warehouse Supervisor is required to supervise and support Warehouse employees to ensure that product is bagged and loaded to customer/driver requirements, ensuring that staff comply with health, safety, and standard operating procedures.  This role will be hands on with responsibility for ensuring that all bag lorry orders are picked/scanned and loaded correctly, and all product loaded meets customer expectations. 

The Role:

  • Supervise staff to ensure that all work is carried out to the standard required;
  • Liaise with Office Manager in relation to load schedules, lorry loading sequence and give feedback on any issues;
  • Liaise with bagger/panel staff in relation to product shortages for lorry loading and prioritise short product for production/bagging;
  • Picking and scan orders and load lorries for next day deliveries;
  • Operate and oversee a high-speed automated bagger and palletiser line and contact maintenance in the case of breakdowns;
  • Ensure all bagged raw materials and supplements are inspected in accordance with procedures prior to acceptance and that the required documentation is completed for all incoming materials.

The Person:

  • At least 1 year’s supervisory experience in a food manufacturing environment;
  • Experience of record keeping and completing paperwork;
  • An awareness of health and safety legislation;
  • Have excellent communication and problem solving skills;
  • Strong working knowledge of warehouse operations and management.

Normal working pattern is Monday to Friday.  The evening shift pattern is 4:00pm – 12 midnight Monday – Thursday and 3:00pm – 11:00pm Friday. 

To apply please forward a current CV and cover letter to the HR Manager, Smyths Daleside, Ballindrait, Lifford, Co Donegal F93 K447 or email Closing date for receipt of CV’s is 5.00pm Wednesday 17th April 2024.

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About Us

Smyths Daleside, one of the most modern mills in Ireland, manufacture high quality animal feeds for ruminant and monogastric animals (Beef, Dairy, Calf, Sheep, Horse, Pig and Poultry). All products are specially designed by some of the top nutritionists in the country and provide essential vitamins.

Smyths Daleside is one of the biggest manufacturing firms in the area and provide employment for 58 people at present with sales from Donegal to Sligo, Mayo, Leitrim, Roscommon, Monaghan and Cavan, and cover all counties in Northern Ireland.


Our culture is based on setting best in class standards, working towards and delivering on committed objectives, striving for constant improvement and involving everyone in the process. We endeavour to develop our people and harness everyone’s potential to deliver a winning team.

Equal Opportunities

Smyths Daleside Feeds is an Equal Opportunities employer and is committed to a safe, inclusive and relationship based working environment.


In return we offer a high degree of responsibility, great opportunities for learning, personal growth and development with advancement within a fast-moving agricultural sector. Health benefits and cover to be discussed with Human Resources.

Our Purpose

To advance the interests of farmers and the agricultural industry through the development of growth orientated agri-food businesses and the promotion of best agricultural practice.

Our Values

Trust: Trusting each other and earning the trust of others

Respect: Treat others as we would wish to be treated ourselves

Teamwork: Together we are more effective

Excellence: We aim to exceed expectations and always strive to be better