Production Team Leader Job In West Midlands

Production Team Leader


  • £27000 - £27500 per annum
  • Posted: 29/07/2019
  • West Midlands
  • Job Ref: 025419538
  • Permanent

Job Details

An award winning Manufacturer in the West Midlands are seeking a Production Team Leader to drive performance and staff development across the shop floor, at their facility in Black Country Area of the West Midlands.
With major contracts recently won and the business pushing to 24/7 production – this is a very important role with a very innovative team.
Whilst this manufacturer is encountering a lot of change, with planned capital equipment expenditure and ongoing improvements happening constantly; this will require a robust individual who can adapt and move forward with the business.  


Position: Production Team Leader (Shifts)
Location: Wolverhampton
Salary: Up to £27,500 + Bens
Hours: Flexibility to work days and nights
Contract: Full-Time Permanent

About the Role:

Reporting into the Shift Manager- the Production Team Leader will:
' Ensure the execution of daily and weekly plans in line with customer requirements
' Ensure KPIs are consistently met, monitoring and driving performance against these measures- with a focus on customer delivery.
' Lead continuous improvement activity to improve operational efficiencies in order to deliver reductions in waste and cost.
' Take responsibility for all general management duties, including health and safety, productivity and individual training requirements.

About the Person:

You will be results driven and a customer focused Production Team Leader as well as possessing the following attributes:

' Have proven knowledge, and experience of the application of Lean tools and techniques
' Previous experience in a Manufacturing environment is essential
' Flexible approach to work permanent nights and overtime (as and when required)
' Be a proven people manager- with demonstrable leadership skills.
' Currently is a Production Team Leader, Production Supervisor or a Shift Manager in a Heavy Engineering environment.

If this opportunity sounds like a good fit to your skills, experience and career ambitions, apply on-line with your CV here or call Sandeep Dhillon for a private & confidential conversation.

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