International Automotive Components Group (IAC Group) is a leading global supplier of automotive components and systems, including interior and exterior trim. Our product portfolio spans across automotive components and systems, including instrument panels, console systems, door panels, headliners and overhead systems to automakers around the world. The company has approximately 60 total locations in 19 countries, including 20 design, technical and commercial centres, and employs more than 24,000 people globally.
At IAC, it's what's inside that really drives us. We bring over 160 years of automotive expertise to the forefront in crafting beautiful interiors that help to differentiate vehicles in the marketplace. We believe our employees to be our greatest asset and excited to confirm the below opportunity to join our team.
Team Leader - £14.78 Per Hour with up to 21% Shift Allowance
To be based at the Elmdon Facility
The supervision of direct labour across area assigned to.
Guidance of indirect labour such as Forklift Truck drivers and technicians to ensure all processes are kept running to their optimum capability.
Assist in achieving and maintaining production specific objectives and targets set for the production department.
Hourly monitoring and completion of pace boards across all processes.
Adherence to the company escalation procedures in a timely fashion.
Assist in the completion of production reports.
Counter signing production intent 1st offs to comply with customer specific quality expectations in line with IAC procedures.
Ensure that the quality of product leaving designated cells and production lines is in accordance with pre-determined standards.
Hourly production audits to ensure adherence to process in terms of operation, training, following SOI's, awareness of quality alerts relevant to the product and packing in accordance with instructions.
Completion of training matrices to be kept up to date on a shift-by-shift basis including all required evidence.
Monitoring of adherence to plan on an hourly basis and escalating where necessary any issues to Shift Management.
Full accountability for Housekeeping within designated pre-determined area of ownership to the highest standards.
Play an active role in the implementation of the Corporate IPS initiative in line with the operations CI roadmap and master improvement schedule.
Carry out process audits in line with the audit confirmation schedule and close out any resulting non-conforming results
Present out of daily production results to both peers and management representatives.
Responsible for the Health and Safety of employees who are assigned to your team.
Ensuring all non-conforming product in your assigned area is both accounted for and accurately recorded on relevant booking sheets#
Prompt response and assigned actions to any Health, Safety and Environmental issues, accidents or near misses in your area, including timely accident reporting and investigation
Responsible for ensuring that all direct reports wear and use PPE correctly
Lead 8D problem solving and resolution teams in your area of responsibility
Responsible for adherence to any 5S procedures implemented in your area
Leading & developing direct reports in their sphere of operation and the company's policies andprocedures
Managing absence, performance and conduct for all direct reports
Any other projects or tasks assigned to you by your Management team
What are we looking for?
Relevant qualification in Team Leading such as ILM2 TL Diploma is an advantage
Previous experience working in a fast-paced automotive environment
Ability to communicate effectively at all Levels
Independent and self-motivated
Ability to manage and develop a team
Computer literate: Excel, Word, Powerpoint
Understanding of IATF 16949/ ISO 9001 quality standards
Based in IAC Elmdon plant, Birmingham
Reporting to - Shift Manager
What You'll Get
You will receive a competitive salary ranging plus company holiday pay.
Working hours are 37.50 per week, with an early finish on a Friday. We can be flexible for the right candidate on the hours and this role would be available for hybrid working policy which gives you an excellent work life balance.
Training will be given to the right candidate with the opportunity to join an expanding site within our organisation.
IAC is an equal opportunities employer and committed to eliminating discrimination and encouraging diversity amongst our workforce. Our aim is that our workforce will be truly representative of all sections of society and each employee feels respected and able to give their best. The purpose is to promote equality and fairness for all in our employment, and not to discriminate on grounds of gender, marital status, race, ethnic origin, colour,
nationality, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, religion or age. We oppose all forms of unlawful and unfair discrimination. We are committed to creating an environment in which individual differences and the contributions of all our staff are recognised.
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