Production Team Leader – Successful Manufacturer

Ibstock Brick ltd
Dorking, Surrey
£Competitive salary DOE  
01 Feb 2018
01 Mar 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Production Team Leader – Successful Manufacturer  
Dorking, Surrey  
Looking to put your leadership skills to good use as a Production Team Leader? Or perhaps you’re a determined Production Operative looking to take your next step up?  
If so, this is an excellent opportunity to develop your career with a pioneering business that invests in their employees.  
About Us:  
Part of Ibstock PLC, Ibstock Brick is an innovative manufacturer of clay brick products. With operations in the UK and the United States, our customer-centric culture means that our brands enjoy unrivalled contact with leading housebuilders, merchants and distributors, as well as architects, contractors and specifiers.    

With aspirations to become the brand of choice in our product sector, we’re now looking for a Production Team Leader to join us in Dorking.  
The Benefits:  
- Competitive salary DOE  
- Engaging and welcoming work environment  
- Great development opportunities  
- The chance to contribute to the success of an important function in the business  
As the nation’s largest brick manufacturer, we understand the importance of investing in our people and ensuring they remain challenged and satisfied in their role.    

You’ll be supported to build on your existing knowledge, progress your career and realise your full potential as part of an award-winning business.    
The Role:  
As the Production Team Leader, you will oversee a Production Team, ensuring that H&S, production, quality and performance targets are met.  
Our factory is continuously improving and moving forwards and you will play a key role in ensuring that both yourself and your team adapt to these changes.  
Your duties will involve:  
- Motivating and developing your team  
- Helping to deliver cost, quality and efficiency improvements to the factory  
- Deputising for the Production Manager in their absence  
- Developing systems and standards to deliver world-class standards of housekeeping  
- Procuring production materials, goods and services  
- Collecting production and process data  
About You:  
To be considered, you’ll need:  
- Experience of operating and maintaining key manufacturing plant  
- Previous experience of planning and implementing systems and procedures  
- The ability to build, motivate, develop and improve a team  
- Strong communication skills  
Supervisory experience would be beneficial to your application. 
Other companies may call this role Production Supervisor, Production Team Leader, Manufacturing Supervisor, Manufacturing Team Leader, Production Shift Supervisor, Senior Production Operative or Senior Manufacturing Operative.  
Please note, this is a full time role, working 35 hours per week on a 4 on, 4 off shift pattern. Some flexibility may be required to meet factory requirements.    
Webrecruit and Ibstock Brick are equal opportunities employers, value diversity and are strongly committed to providing equal employment opportunities for all employees and all applicants for employment. Equal opportunities are the only acceptable way to conduct business and we believe that the more inclusive our environments are, the better our work will be. 
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