Production Team Leader - Nightshift

3 days left

35000.00 - 38000.00 GBP Annual + benefits
22 Jul 2018
19 Aug 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Fantastic opportunity to join a world-leading international organization
that design and manufacture precision machined components and complex
On behalf of our client, we are seeking a Production Team Leader to
manage the nightshift in the machining and assembly department. As the
1st line manager; you will be expected to take full managerial
responsibility for the personnel and operation of the shift; and forge
strong working relationships with all internal key stakeholders within
the business in order to meet the company objectives for Safety, quality
and profitability.
* Ensure compliance with the company health and safety policies and
procedures - Including: Risk assessments, safety audits, PPE
adherence, incident and accident reporting in accordance with set
time frames.
* Ensure compliance with the company quality standards and procedures -
Set up verification, dimensional check sheets, scrap and route cause
analysis, drive and manage scrap reduction initiatives in line with
the company KPI.
* Daily output vs plan - Manage, review, initiate recovery plan as
required and continuously target improvements.
* Productivity by area - Manage, review, drive improvements in line
with the company KPI.
* Manning calculations and justification in line with volume
requirements and Standard hours
* Arrange/ensure personnel within the area of responsibility have
received the required training prior to undertaking their duties. No
task should be undertaken without the correct training and sign off.
* HR activities: Recruitment & selection of staff, appraisals, reviews,
investigatory and disciplinary Hearings.
* OEE short interval schedule review of and action to be taken where
required for failure to meet target.
* Improve and sustain continuous improvement initiatives in line with
the 5's standard and maintain the disciplines and adherence to within
the areas of responsibility.
* Ensure that compliance with shift patterns, break and lunch times is
adhered to by all respective personnel directly reporting to the Team
* Experience of leading a team in a similar role.
* Experience working in a similar manufacturing environment, assembly
and/or machine shop.
* Managing strict compliance to H&S policies and procedures.
* Managing strict compliance to QA policies & procedures.
* Track record of managing and working to daily production targets.
* Implementing and managing 5s initiatives.
* Excellent interpersonal and problem solving skills.
* IT literate with the ability to manage Excel spreadsheets.
* Trained to ILM Level 3 or a similar qualification in supervisory
* Trained to IOSH Managing Safely.
* Experience of writing lean manufacturing A3's reports.
* Expertise in executing 8D's, or using similar problem solving
* Experience using SAP or a similar MRP system.
HOURS: Monday - Friday: 2200 - 0600hrs
Applicants must speak good/fluent English and be cleared to live and work
in the UK.
If you'd like know more about this position; please forward your current
CV, salary expectation and availability to neil (dot) edwards (at) eds-uk
(dot) com and I will contact you at your earliest convenience