Production Team Leader Aerospace Engineering

Candidate Channel
17 May 2017
16 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Production Team Leader (Aerospace Manufacturing) - Salary between £30,000 and £45,000 DOE + excellent benefits

Location: London

We are searching for an experienced Production Team Leader for an Aerospace Engineering client who manufacture aircraft parts and assemblies. Suitable candidates will have Production experience from within an aerospace engineering environment, management experience and strong continuous improvement knowledge.

Key Job Responsibilities:

  • Achieve set targets for the production team, focusing on relevant projects and continuous improvement
  • Work in accordance with health and safety maintaining all risk assessments within team
  • Provide supporting M.I and information on production to senior management, agreeing manning plans and forecasts
  • Maintain 6S requirements meeting business targets in this area and an action plan is in place if required
  • Manage the introduction of new processes smoothly and efficiently
  • Supervise the team and organise the workload to achieve business targets, organising daily KPI's for team members
  • Arranging resources for team as required, tooling and equipment etc.
  • Lead continuous improvement and maintain 6S requirements achieving targets on quality

Candidate Essential Skills and Experience:

  • Extensive Production experience in an Aerospace manufacturing environment
  • Experience of managing staff within a manufacturing environment
  • Used to achieving manufacturing targets
  • Lean methodology experience, 6S principles and lean qualification
  • AS9100 quality / business control experience
  • Understanding of Aerospace precision machining
  • Strong communicator with excellent leadership skills
  • Confident with a positive "can-do" attitude able to lead a team
  • Keen and able to progress through the Organisation

This is the perfect opportunity for an experienced Production Planner from within the Aerospace Industry to progress their career with a progressive and dynamic business. If you think this role is for you please apply today or contact us for more details.

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