Manufacturing / Engineering Team Leader

Weald Recruitment Ltd
Birmingham, UK
27 Aug 2019
26 Sep 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Weald Recruitment Ltd are specialist providers of manufacturing personnel and are currently looking for;

Vacancy: Manufacturing / Engineering Team Leader

Location: Midlands

Reference: MTL / DH02

Our client is an established Engineering Company based in Birmingham who design and manufacture refrigerated display cabinets, systems and cold store solutions for the retail sector. As part of their success, they are currently looking for an experienced Team Leaders on a permanent basis for their Central Birmingham facility to cover a two-shift system. Preferred candidates will have an engineering fabrication / machine shop background.


•Control manpower to ensure case builds, and hourly targets are met or exceeded.

•Communicate information fluently to the team, using easily understood terminology.

•Assist in the training and development of operators, in-line with business requirements

•Informally address capability and conduct issues within immediate team

•Attend counselling / support log meetings with Section Leaders, in an observatory capacity.

•Ensure adherence to SOPs, best practice operations, and established methods.

•Conduct effect shift handovers

•Conduct return to work interviews

•Ensure operators comply with statutory H&S rules and regulations.

•Ensure use of correct PPE by operators.

•Assist in accident investigations

•Conduct risk assessments

•Identify and report areas for improvement, to next in line and H&S Manager.

•Carry out local inductions

•Ensure operators complete required documentation, providing assistance where necessary.

•Ensure departmental documentation is completed during the shift

•Be first port of call for operators to raise issues.

•Raise and close out CARs.

•Liaise with Quality Department on suspected quality-related issues.

•Ensure required quality standards are maintained.

•Ensure the efficient and effective delivery of the shift plan

•Identify and report areas for costs savings, to next in line.

•Maintain budgetary control of manpower, including standard hours and overtime worked.

A competitive / market salary is offered along with a full benefits package.

Applicants must have the right to work in the UK or hold the appropriate work permit.

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