Team Leader – Metal Fabrication - Nightshift

Magenta International
£30000 - £36000/annum Plus Benefits
06 Jul 2017
05 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Magenta International are specialist recruiters in the Manufacturing sector and are currently looking for;

Vacancy: Team Leader – Metal Fabrication - Nightshift

Location: Birmingham

Reference: TLDR/DH

Our client is a successful Manufacturer of refrigerated display cabinets and cold-rooms and are based close to the centre of Birmingham. They are currently looking for an experienced Team Leader for their night shift which operates from Sunday night through to Friday morning weekly - 10pm to 6am. The role will involve managing a metal fabrication workshop team with the following responsibilities;

Leading a team of permanent and agency personnel, assisting in the delivery of production capacity and efficiencies, ensuring the product is despatched on time, in full, and exceeds customers' quality requirements, whilst maintaining health and safety standards.

People Management
Control manpower to ensure case builds, and hourly targets are met or exceeded.
Communicate information fluently to the team, using easily understood terminology.
Assist in the training and development of operators, in line with business requirements, i.e. as identified on skills matrix.
Informally address capability and conduct issues within immediate team
Attend counselling / support log meetings with Section Leaders, in an observatory capacity.
Ensure adherence to SOPs, best practice operations, and established methods.
Conduct effect shift handovers
Conduct return to work interviews

Health, Safety, Environmental & Wellbeing
Ensure operators comply with statutory H&S rules and regulations.
Ensure use of correct PPE by operators.
Assist in accident investigations
Conduct risk assessments
Identify and report areas for improvement, to next in line and H&S Manager.
Carry out local inductions, ensuring new operators are immediately aware of their H&S responsibilities, and comply with all legislative and Company procedures

Ensure operators complete required documentation, providing assistance where necessary.
Ensure departmental documentation is completed during the shift (i.e. OCS sheets, First Off/Last Off Sign Off, OTIF Sign Off).
Be first port of call for operators to raise issues.
Raise and close out CARs.
Liaise with Quality Department on suspected quality-related issues.
Participate in problem solving exercises/teams.
Ensure required quality standards are maintained.

Excellent salary and benefits package available.

Applicants must have the right to work in the UK or hold the appropriate work permit