Production Leader

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    General engineering & manufacturing

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  • Salary:

    Market related

  • Contact:

    Neil Cayley

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  • Contact phone:

    01384 446114

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  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

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Production Leader – Engineering & Manufacturing – Permanent – Kidderminster

A Production Leader is required with knowledge of supervising and leading teams within a manufacturing environment. Candidates with experience of welding or fabrication would be well received.

Due to continued success, a leading manufacturer of machinery protection equipment based in the Kidderminster area requires a proactive and dynamic Production Leader for a new permanent role.

As the Production Leader you will be responsible for the following:

  • Efficient operation of your area within the Manufacturing function
  • To provide support to the Manufacturing Manager with the day-to-day management of your manufacturing area. 
  • Provide leadership and line management to the team, coordinating their workloads, providing support to ensure that the team delivers, monitoring any issues, and ensuring production targets,
  • Key Performance Indicators (KPIs), and quality standards are met in order to meet the requirements of the customer.
  • Develop the team by focusing on individual performance and support requirements to achieve high standards, whilst fostering a culture of working safely.

The Production Leader should have the following skills or experience:

  • Experience operating in manufacturing environment
  • Carried out the role of Production Leader or Supervisor
  • Competence in problem solving, team building, planning and decision making
  • Demonstrable evidence of leading a team
  • Ability to communicate with employees at all levels of the business
  • Understanding and ability to work in an SME
  • Lean manufacturing/kaizen experience
  • ERP systems knowledge

Demand for this role will undoubtedly be high and interviews will be arranged very soon.  If you have experience of leading teams within a production environment and you want to be considered, please apply today. If you have any questions about the Project Engineer role, please contact Neil Cayley at Jonathan Lee Recruitment on 01384 446114.

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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