Shift Supervisor - Mechanical Assembly

Nicholas Associates
£27000 - £37000/annum
23 Jul 2017
22 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Production/Mechanical Assembly - Team Leader/Cell Leader/Supervisor required!

Do you have previous experience in a production/assembly environment?

Have you got a mechanical understanding and background?

If you have previous experience supervising and leading a team in a manufacturing/production/assembly environment then this may be the ideal opportunity for you!

Due to increased expansion we now require a Production/Mechanical Assembly - Team Leader to join the business and lead a team/cell of mechanically inclined assemblers which have a variety of skills from fitting, plating, sheet metal work, machining and quality.

The role in brief:

We are looking for a Production/Mechanical Assembly - Team Leader to manage a variety of skills in this fabrication and machining assembly environment.

Your key duties will include:
- Leading and motivating shift team members across a 2 shift system.
- Coordinating your team in order for maximum productivity
- You will perform various HR duties which include, performance management, back to work interviews, appraisals and attending 1st stage disciplinary meetings.
- Ensuring Health and Safety procedures are adhered to at all times.
- Driving of quality operating procedures.
- Leading Continuous Improvement and implementing of Lean principles to improve efficiency and reduce scrap levels.

Role: Permanent

Location: Must be commutable to Gloucester

Salary: £27,000 - £37,000 + overtime available

Hourly working week: 37hrs anything over paid at 1.5

Shift: Mon-Fri AM/PM Mornings/Afternoons

Benefits: Pension up to 8% contribution, Private healthcare, 32 days holiday, Company Bonus scheme

Background required: Previous experience leading/supervising a team in a mechanically inclined production/manufacturing or assembly environment.

The work environment:

First class manufacturing facilities which host; machining, fabrication, assembly, surface finishing and so on.

The ideal Production/Mechanical Assembly - Team Leader will possess as many of the following as possible in order to strengthen the application:

* Time Served Apprenticeship
* Previous experience leading/supervising a team
* Mechanically inclined and competent to supervise a range of skill associated in a Machining, fabrication and assembly workshop

If you are interested in the Production/Mechanical Assembly - Team Leader role, please apply immediately due to the urgency of this role. If you have any questions at all please contact Matthew Brown/Steve Brown on (Apply online only)

Nicholas Associates Professional is a highly respected industry leading professional recruitment agency specialising exclusively in Executive Search and Selection, Construction, Engineering and Technical, and Finance and Accountancy roles across the UK and internationally. Working with many of the UK's most well-known client brands, we are passionate about matching the best talent to the best roles.

Nicholas Associates Professional is part of Nicholas Associates Group, a market leading partner of choice for talent management solutions, from Apprentice to Boardroom. For us, it's all about enabling people to be their best.

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