Product Line Leader

Product Line Leader - Cheltenham - £30,000 p.a

Hardware Manufacturing

Skills & Experience: team leader, shift leader, line leader, product leader, manufacturing engineer, production engineer, product engineer, assembly

An exciting new opportunity exists for a leading manufacturer of hardware solutions in Cheltenham. The Product Line Leader will take on the responsibility and all aspects of a new product range taking it from product launch through to high volume manufacturing. We need someone who can manage the process from beginning to end, take the order, building it, dispatching to customer. With experience in MRP planning, Stock Management and liaising with customers.  

Product Line Leader Responsibilities:

  • Understand all aspects of the manufacturing process working with the engineering and technical teams
  • Responsibility of manufacturing and assembling of product
  • Responsible for the procurement of direct and in-direct materials for in-house manufactured components
  • Developing and training a team as sales increase
  • Ensure all risk assessments are in place and updated
  • Responsible for arranging customer deliveries
  • Measured against business KPI’s
  • Responsible for scheduling and planning of work orders
  • Applies lean manufacturing skills 5S, TPM, SMED

Required Skills and Experience:

  • Good knowledge of all aspects of operations from order in-take through to despatch
  • Experience MRP systems and planning
  • Experience of stock management 
  • Possess a wide general knowledge of manufacturing
  • Possess strong communication skills
  • Have excellent planning, organisational and problem solving skills
  • Have experience in Lean Manufacturing
  • Good analytical skills

Demand for this role will undoubtedly be high and interviews will be arranged very soon. If you are interested in the Product Line Leader opportunity please apply today. If you have any questions about the role, please contact Oliver Smith at Jonathan Lee Recruitment on 01384 446104 or email

Your CV will be forwarded to Jonathan Lee Recruitment, a leading engineering and manufacturing recruitment consultancy established in 1978. The services advertised by Jonathan Lee Recruitment are those of an Employment Agency.

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