Production Engineering Team Leader

Recruiter
Torin Sifan
Location
Swindon, UK
Salary
Competitive
Posted
18 Jul 2019
Closes
16 Aug 2019
Ref
1212109684
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
PRODUCTION ENGINEERING TEAM LEADER / SWINDON / COMPETITIVE + BENEFITS
Are you looking for an exciting new role, with an organisation that truly values their people? If you have a background in manufacturing, and leading a team, we have the perfect opportunity for you!

Here at Torin-Sifan, we are specialists in the design and manufacture of highly efficient AC and EC Motors, selling over 1 million products each year.

As we continue to grow, a new opening has arisen for a highly motivated Production Engineering Team Leader.

You will be responsible for all manufacturing and process engineering performance issues and spearhead lean initiatives & manufacturing best practice.

What's in it for me?
  • Competitive salary
  • Pension plan
  • Discounted cinema tickets and gym membership
  • Excellent working environment, and opportunities to progress to senior roles
Key Responsibilities of the Production Engineering Team Leader:
  • Define and improve Production Cell layouts with particular attention to workflow and effective utilisation of space and resources
  • Develop, document and implement manufacturing methods and procedures
  • Design and procure Tooling, Test Equipment and Materials Handling Equipment in order to achieve efficiency targets
  • Ensure timely upkeep of PPM to support machinery uptime over the GB production site
  • Support all appropriate departments in the management and implementation of design and process changes via the Engineering Change Note process
  • Define Quality and Manufacturing requirements for New Product Developments
  • Maintain control over product bills of materials and manufacturing structures
  • Lead process/production improvement initiatives to achieve cost reductions and reduce lead times
  • Develop controls for manufacturing quality and feedback mechanisms
  • Provide manufacturing support and expertise on new product/process introduction programmes and overcome technical issues
Skills & Experience Required:
  • Good Lean knowledge and have an analytical approach to problem solving
  • Excellent presentation and interpersonal skills
  • Able to communicate both verbally and in writing to all levels in the organisation
  • A self-starter and able to work flexible hours where needed with a 'Can do' attitude
  • An effective decision maker with the ability to analyse information efficiently
  • Competent user of Microsoft Office Suite
  • Engineering Degree 2:1 preferable but an HND with good experience will be considered
Ready to be part of the team?
Don't miss out! Submit your CV for this Production Engineering Team Leader role via the 'Apply' button NOW, and we'll be in touch.

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