Melting Team Leader

Recruiter
MET Recruitment UK Ltd
Location
Dudley
Posted
11 Feb 2018
Closes
15 Feb 2018
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Team Leader (Melting Dept)

£15 - £17 P/H

Dudley

Permanent

We are currently recruiting a Team Leader to work within the Melting Department of a local well-established organisation. The successful candidate will be responsible for the following:

MAIN PURPOSE OF THE JOB

* Controlling the cupola and electric furnace charging and melting activities to optimise quality and minimise costs by maximising efficiency
* Assisting in the investigation and initiation of corrective actions in the event of deviation from the stated operating specifications.
* Assisting and Supporting the Melting manager in the evaluation of all aspects of the melting process to effectively reduce costs.
* To Assist in continuously developing and improving the companies melting practices.
* To maintain and improve the process standards within the department. Also assume responsibility for all activities within the melting department
* If needed, to deputise in the absence of the Melting Manager

LIMITS OF AUTHORITY:

* To requisition consumable materials from the stores
* To requisition charging materials as required to ensure daily melting plan is achieved
* To discipline personnel in line with company policy (up to the issue of first stage disciplinary warnings) and report action to Melting manager.

MAIN DUTIES

* Ensure personnel perform as required in the execution of their duties and job descriptions
* Ensure that all metal melted meets the specifications set for the grade of metal
* Ensure that each melt is only released with a correct Atas profile
* Assist in the development of all personnel in the department
* Ensure that all furnaces are correctly prepared to provide the correct quality and quantity of metal as required by the daily production plan
* To be an active member of the foundry scrap team
* To recommend cost saving initiatives for all melting processes
* To assist in ensuring that labour costs, including overtime, are minimised and monitored.

If you feel you have the right skills and experience for the above role, please send across your CV

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