Team Leader - Manufacturing

Job Title: Team Leader - Manufacturing
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Birmingham
Salary: £26,695 + 15% Shift Allowance and Overtime
Start Date: 2019-07-02 00:00:00
Reference: 038102781
Contact Name: Hayley Whitehead
Contact Email:
Job Published: July 01, 2019 16:31

Job Description

Our client a leader in their field are recruiting for Team Leaders for an exciting manufacturing business. Your role will be leading a team of permanent and agency personnel and assisting in the delivery of production capacity and efficiencies, ensuring the product is despatched on time, in full, and exceeds customers' quality requirements, whilst maintaining health and safety standards.

Your duties and responsibilities will be as follows -

" Control manpower to ensure case builds, and hourly targets are met or exceeded
" Communicate information fluently to the team, using easily understood terminology
" Assist in the training and development of operators, in line with business requirements, i.e. as identified on skills matrix
" Informally address capability and conduct issues within immediate team
" Attend counselling / support log meetings with Section Leaders, in an observatory capacity
" Ensure adherence to SOPs, best practice operations, and established methods
" Conduct effect shift handovers
" Ensure operators comply with statutory H&S rules and regulations.
" Ensure use of correct PPE by operators.
" Assist in accident investigations
" Conduct risk assessments
" Identify and report areas for improvement, to next in line and H&S Manager.
" Carry out local inductions, ensuring new operators are immediately aware of their H&S responsibilities, and comply with all legislative and Company procedures
" Ensure operators complete required documentation, providing assistance where necessary.
" Ensure departmental documentation is completed during the shift (i.e. OCS sheets, First Off/Last Off Sign Off, OTIF Sign Off).
" Be first port of call for operators to raise issues.
" Raise and close out CARs.
" Liaise with Quality Department on suspected quality-related issues.
" Participate in problem solving exercises/teams.
" Ensure required quality standards are maintained

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a leading business who thrive for driven and motivated Team Leaders to join their business.

Starting salary of £26,695 + 15% shift allowance and overtime on offer.

Interested? Please send CV's to