Production Team Leader

Jenrick Engineering
23 Jul 2017
22 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
A globally successful Automotive company, are looking NOW for an experienced Production Team Leader to join their team, responsible for supervising a team of 20-30 employees within a manufacturing environment.  As a Team Leader you will have come from a fast paced manufacturing environment.  You will be an excellent communicator with a strong ‘can do attitude`.  In return, they offer a salary of c£29K including shift allowance, working a Monday to Friday 3 shift weekly rotational shift pattern, 37.5 hours per week, plus pension, 25 days holiday plus stats etc.

If you are interested in this exciting opportunity, then please “apply now” via the job board as we are shortlisting for interview immediately.

The Company:

- Well established company with sites in the US, Asia and Europe
- Specialise in providing Automotive Interior and Exterior Systems
- One of the largest automotive interior component companies, supplying globally the Automotive Sector

The Team Leader position with involve:

- Ensuring all employees are fully aware of Health & Safety processes and procedures
- Supervise and control the allocated Operational Processes & Personnel to ensure production targets are met.
- Manage Unit in a Cost effective manner and to budget constraints.
- You will drive forward your designated areas and assist in any associated activities in order to effectively meet all key measurable, objectives and targets.
- Perform Shift handover covering all necessary KPIs / aspects of the Unit performance
- Responsible for Manning board at start of shift, and aligning operational heads to meet customer  build plan,
- Ensure all Employees are trained within unit, enabling the part produced and shipped, defect free
- Manage Data Accuracy within Unit, and adherence to quality standards applied
- Monitor / Manage Job Pack adherence, ensuring completion before starting Production
- Ensure timely completion of any Human Resource issues
- Supervise area/s in the absence of the Shift manager
- Attend any training/development courses e.g. NVQ as required to maximise the role

Suitable Candidate:

- Experience Team Leader or Supervisor from a Manufacturing background
- Automotive is desirable but not essential
- Excellent communication skills is essential
- Experience of managing team sizes of between 20 and 30 staff
- Strong knowledge of H&S processes