Job Details

Warehouse Supervisor (Evening Shift)
REF No. SD/WS/04/24
Location: Ballindrait
Closing Date: 17th Apr 24

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.

The successful candidate should be reliable, efficient, motivated and be able to work as part of a team. Candidates should have a good standard of education with the ability to complete accurate documentation and good communication skills.

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

About Us

Located at Ballindrait, just outside Lifford in Co. Donegal, Smyths Daleside is the leading animal feed manufacturer in the North West of Ireland. Milling since 1865 Smyths Daleside have developed a renowned reputation for manufacturing the highest quality animal feeds for both ruminant and monogastric animals. We source the highest quality raw materials both locally and internationally to produce the highest quality dairy, beef, sheep, pig, poultry and horse feed specially formulated to meet the needs of our customers, ensuring maximum animal performance at all times.


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


In return we offer a competitive salary with pension, great opportunities for learning, personal growth and development with advancement within a fast-moving agricultural sector. We are committed to the health and wellbeing of our staff and offer a health care plan and wellness initiatives to all employees.