Shift Team Leader

  • Job Reference: 00044930-1
  • Date Posted: 23 November 2021
  • Recruiter: CV-Library
  • Location: Whitstable, Kent
  • Salary: £10.51 Per Hour
  • Sector: Manufacturing Operations, Mining / Oil / Gas
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Swegon are a market leading supplier in the field of indoor environment, offering solutions for ventilation, heating, cooling and climate optimisation, as well as connected services and expert technical support.
In 2019 we had a turn over of 6 billion SEK. Here at Swegon we pride ourselves on giving people the best opportunity, work life balance and creating a great career wherever they may start within the company. We currently employ over 2600 people who help make Swegon what it is today, if you would like to join our team and help them to continue being the market leading supplier then contact us today!
We currently have a vacancy to join our team as a Production Team Leader.
As a Team Leader you will be responsible for the operation of a section within the manufacturing function. Supporting the Production Supervisor and overseeing and facilitating all team activities related to the achievement of daily and weekly production schedules to meet the customer requirement
Direct involvement in Lean Projects as necessary for the financial and operation development of the business
Your responsibilities as a Team Leader will include:
* To interpret production schedules and plan the activities to achieving the despatches as promised.
* To control, monitor and report daily production performance in order to match customer and business requirements within the agreed parameters (Volume, Mix, Quantity, Time etc.)
* To assist the Production Supervisor in the development of the continuous improvement culture and company objectives by maximising employee involvement to improving output, Quality and cost reduction.
* To advise the Production Supervisor on operator requirements to cover absence and holidays.
* To control and monitor standards of conduct within the production area, ensuring that company procedures are adhered to, including Quality, Health & Safety, attendance/timekeeping, worker conduct, accident reporting and general housekeeping.
* To assist in conducting time studies and make the findings known so the timings within the planning system can be adjusted accordingly.
* To manage the development and training of operatives in line with policy and business development
* In the Supervisors absence the job holder will assume responsibility for the daily production related issues
* And attend the daily production meetings.
Our ideal candidate will have
* Minimum 5 years’ experience within a component manufacturing/assembly environment is essential
* A clear knowledge of production controls and measurements
* A working knowledge of all products manufactured, and their associated processes is crucial to this position
* Great interpersonal skills
* Excellent Communication & Organisational skills
If you feel that you have the following then please get in touch:
* Motivational leadership in accordance with company values
* Ability to work with attention to detail and high degree of accuracy
* Ability to analyse and challenge
* Strong influencing and communication skills including excellent written & oral skills
* Decision making and using initiative
* Ability to lead by example, gain respect from the team and communicate with clarity whilst demonstrating excellence in approach to work and people activities
* Proactive and positive in dealing with all work matters
* Able to work cross functional and collaboratively with other stake holders
* Keen to take on additional responsibility to develop own skill and experience
* Professional appearance & conduct
* Good understanding of customer deliverables and the impact of failure/cost of poor quality
As well as our great benefits listed we offer, career progression, amazing training opportunities, We Care wellbeing, Christmas closure and more! Don't miss out on a great opportunity, apply at Swegon today!
Job Types: Full-time, Permanent
Salary: From £10.51 per hour
* Company pension & Life insurance
* Cycle to work scheme
* On-site parking
* Sick pay
* 8 hour shift, Monday to Friday
COVID-19 considerations:
All staff are required to wear the correct PPE (including masks) and follow current Covid-19 guidelines