Automotive Team Leader

Recruiter
MTrec Recruitment and Training
Location
Sunderland
Salary
31900.0000
Posted
15 Mar 2017
Closes
14 Apr 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

The Company

  • Our client is a world renowned manufacturing company.
  • Due to a company restructure they are now looking to recruit a Team Leader.
  • Along with the attractive salary the role also offers the chance to work for one of the region’s top automotive manufacturers.

The Role

  • Full accountability for shift ensuring safety and performance targets are achieved.
  • Lead/assist with continuous improvement projects and other similar activities.
  • Will ensure all operators are maintaining output levels in line with targets and recording all major events e.g.: downtime.
  • Will collect and check all summary KPI reports from operators at the end of the shift.
  • Maintain high standards adhering to Health and Safety procedures.

The Person

  • Resilience and an ability to liaise with staff at all levels are essential. Candidates will need to be a strong character that is able to meet day to day challenges.
  • 3-5 years hands on supervisory/management experience within an automotive production industry.
  • Excellent organisational skills including planning of labour and processes.
  • IT literacy in MS applications is essential, and an understanding of MRP systems will be useful.
  • An understanding of Lean Manufacturing tools such as KPIs, 5S, TPM, OEE.
  • Good Health, Safety and Environmental awareness with an understanding of Risk Assessments and legislation.
  • Ability to liaise with all levels in an organisation.
  • Must be willing to work 3 shifts.