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Production Team Leader

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Location: Bramshall

Job Type: Full Time

Salary / Rate: £21000 - 22500 Annum

Start Date: ASAP

Our client are a highly successful customer focused family business employing around 100 employees and have over 35 years’ experience supplying quality industrial finishes to UK industry.

Located in Bramshall near Uttoxeter their extensive manufacturing site includes an electro-coating facility, box ovens, paint spray booths all supported by a quality and technical department. Their work is used in a wide range of applications from heavy earth moving equipment to small batches in the automotive sector.

The past 5 years has seen a programme of significant investment in processes, equipment and technology all of which has resulted in new products and services and a growth in sales to new and existing customers and the development of new market opportunities.

The Opportunity

If you’re an experienced Team Leader from a fast-paced production or logistics background this is a fantastic opportunity to join an agile and progressive business where you’ll be able to use your 2-3 years generalist experience and personal initiative to great effect.

Reporting to the Group Leader, you’ll be responsible for managing your department and all direct staff.  To ensure the smooth running of the production process you will ensure that all products are produced to the correct specifications and within deadlines to achieve the customer requirements.

The Role

As Team Leader you’ll be expected to focus the following key priorities;

  • Standard Work: Completing daily standard tasks to a routine which is designed to reduce reactive work and maintain a disciplined approach to area management.
  • 5S approach to area management – keeping your area organised and under control is essential to the success of your operational area.
  • Team Management – Organisation and management of your Production Team and area is essential to ensuring the quality and efficiency whilst committing to continuous improvement activities.  Manage and motivate your team, ensuring that their performance and conduct is consistent with company values, policies and procedures.
  • Quality of Product – Adherence to Quality Assurance (QA) processes and implement continual improvement activities to reduce the level of internal errors.
  • Co-ordinate all preventative maintenance and housekeeping duties with your team, reporting any faulty equipment promptly so that any issues can be escalated accordingly.

The Person

To be successful you’ll ideally have demonstrable experience in a similar production environment. You must be able to work using your own initiative as an integral member of a team and have strong organisational, planning, delegation and supervisory skills.

Additional Information
Due to their rural location, own transport is essential.

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Hours: Monday to Friday, Full time hours

Responsibilities

The Opportunity If you’re an experienced Team Leader from a fast-paced production or logistics background this is a fantastic opportunity to join an agile and progressive business where you’ll be able to use your 2-3 years generalist experience and personal initiative to great effect. Reporting to the Group Leader, you’ll be responsible for managing your department and all direct staff. To ensure the smooth running of the production process you will ensure that all products are produced to the correct specifications and within deadlines to achieve the customer requirements. The Role As Team Leader you’ll be expected to focus the following key priorities; Standard Work: Completing daily standard tasks to a routine which is designed to reduce reactive work and maintain a disciplined approach to area management. 5S approach to area management – keeping your area organised and under control is essential to the success of your operational area. Team Management – Organisation and management of your Production Team and area is essential to ensuring the quality and efficiency whilst committing to continuous improvement activities. Manage and motivate your team, ensuring that their performance and conduct is consistent with company values, policies and procedures. Quality of Product – Adherence to Quality Assurance (QA) processes and implement continual improvement activities to reduce the level of internal errors. Co-ordinate all preventative maintenance and housekeeping duties with your team, reporting any faulty equipment promptly so that any issues can be escalated accordingly. The Person To be successful you’ll ideally have demonstrable experience in a similar production environment. You must be able to work using your own initiative as an integral member of a team and have strong organisational, planning, delegation and supervisory skills. Additional Information Due to their rural location, own transport is essential.

Skills

Production, Team, Leader

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