paul Maguire


Production Operative



• Paul Maguire
17 Millbrook Court
Co. Cork.
Tel: 086 167 1625
Email address: [email protected]


Highly efficient and talented individual who has gained training experience in developing and implementing effective quality control processes and structures in a manufacturing environment.
Possesses extensive understanding of the essentials of safety and health in a manufacturing environment. Strong customer service experience, with a background of achievement in meeting and exceeding targets.
I’m seeking a challenging opportunity as a driver tester where i believe my experience, knowledge and skills
Will benefit any potential employer.

Education Qualifications

Cork Training Centre, Bishopstown, Cork. Sept 2016 – Apr 2017
Quality Assurance Programme

QQI Level 6 Certificate in Continuous improvement for Supervisory Management in Manufacturing,

Modules Includes:
Quality Assurance concepts and principles
Continuous Improvement Production system
TPS – Toyota Production System: Lean, Kanban’s, Kaizen & Just-In-Time
Cork Training Centre, Bishopstown, Cork.
Warehouse Operations June 2017 – Aug 2017

Modules Includes:
QQI level 5 Certificate in Warehouse operations
R.T.I.T.B Accredited Counter Balance, Reach Forklift & Power pallet Power Truck Licences
First Aid, Manual Handling & Safe pass Certificate

Apple, Hollyhill, Cork July 2018 – Present
Production Operative
Adhering to procedures in relation to production methods, completion of documentation, current Good Manufacturing Practices and safety requirements.
Manufacturing products in accordance with the relevant manufacturing procedures and relevant quality standards.

Mervue laboratories Watergrasshill Co.Cork Feb 2018 – May 2018
General Operative
Working in a cleanroom Gmp+ environment filling different size containers with animal nutrition based
foods for cattle, horses, racing camels,pets etc. Adhering to health and safety, ensuring all
products are sealed correctly plus have correct labels & batch number. Following instructions at
all times. Plus taking samples before changing to different products.

Euromed Ringaskiddy Co. Cork Oct 2017 – Feb 2018
General Operative
Unloading new expensive vehicles from a vessel when there’s a vessel due in to port.
Checking vehicles for any damage and reporting to supervisor of any before moving.
Scanning vehicles and driving them into specific lanes for delivery to main dealers.

Kepak Group Watergrasshill, Co. Cork Apr 2017 – Jun 2017
Warehouse Operative
Unloading & loading trucks
Checking quality & quantity of deliveries.
Putting deliveries away using forklifts and power pallet truck.
Ensuring that all work was completed to a very high standard.
Completing all documentation comprehensively to reflect procedures were adhered consistently.
Compliant with all current Health and Safety regulations.

Ahern’s Centra, Carrigtwohill, Co. Cork. May 2008 – Jul 2016

Sales Assistant
Merchandising, advising & serving customers and processing payments.
Ensuring stock levels were maintained and promoting store cards and special offers.
Providing customers with information on pricing and product availability.
Handling customer complaints in a timely and professional manner.

Chemdry, Churchtown, Mallow, Co. Cork. Aug 2007 – May 2008
Carpet Cleaning Technician
Cleaning upholstery with chemicals and steam vacuum; inspecting carpets and identifying cleaning needs.
Stock control of chemicals and equipment.
Adhering to all Health and Safety policies and procedures.

Fota Wildlife Park Carrigtwohill, Co. Cork. June 2007 – Aug 2007
General Operative
Maintaining park facilities and assisting keepers with animal nourishment.
Customer service interaction with a variety of nationalities to ensure a memorable experience.

QC Data Model Farm Road, Cork. Dec 2006 – Jun 2007
Data Surveyor
Collecting data from agricultural businesses and analyzing information through PDA systems.

EMC Ireland, Ovens, Co. Cork. Mar 2006 – Dec 2006
Island Industrial Coating, Little Island, Cork. Jan 2005 – Mar 2006
Merck Millipore Ireland. Carrigtwohill, Co. Cork. Jan 2004 – Jan 2005
Production/General Operative
Operating production line equipment by assembling circuit boards into computers.
Reporting equipment faults to maintenance staff.
Monitoring the production process and carrying out basic testing and quality checks. Storing goods and raw materials in the factory or warehouse using lifting equipment.
Packing goods ready for shipment.
Cleaning and maintaining work areas and machinery.
Vast experience working in a controlled clean room environment e.g. wearing gown, cap and relevant personal protective equipment.
Strong GMP knowledge in the production industry.

Jul 2012 – 2015
Terrance Macswiney Community College 1988 – 1994
Completed Inter Certificate

Microsoft Word, Excel, Access, PowerPoint and Visio.
Minitab and Quality Companion.

Full clean driving license and own transport.


Available on request.

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