Production Team Leader

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    Telford, Shropshire

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    £35000 - £40000.00 per annum + pension

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    Dan Plimmer

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    10 months ago

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Production Team Leader - Automotive Tier 1

Telford, Shropshire

Up to £40,000 plus excellent benefits

This major employer has recently asked us to assist in the recruitment for an experienced Production Team Leader to join this Global Automotive Tier 1 at their site in Telford. The company support some of the biggest automotive OEM's and manufacture components found in over 10% of cars globally, at the plant in Telford they specialise in plastic injection moulded filtration systems.

Due to expansion and an increase in manufacturing, the business is now looking for a skilled Production Team Leader to join them and be responsible for production output and the quality of all products, as well as supervision of all manufacturing staff.

As Production Team Leader you will be responsible for planning, maintaining, reviewing and improving equipment availability and production output to meet and exceed customer expectations, whilst conforming to the required quality standards.

The ideal candidate will have previous experience as a line manager / supervisor in a manufacturing facility (ideally automotive / injection moulding), as well as NEB' qualification (or equivalent) in Supervisory Management

Key areas of skills:

Qualifications - NEBs Certificate in Supervisory Management or equivalent (NVQ level 3 in Supervisory Management) -

GCSE or equivalents in Maths and English minimum grade C -

Skills and Experience -

  • Relevant supervisory / line management experience within a manufacturing facility
  • Basic computer skills and awareness of manufacturing planning systems such as SAP
  • Problem solving techniques, 5whys, awareness
  • Automotive manufacturing background preferred - Injection Moulding experience desirable

In return for this you will receive excellent opportunities for growth and development, which are tailored for you individually. They ensure this through regular performance reviews focused on feedback and a diverse training program. The business offers structured career progression and for the right candidate the opportunity to work overseas.

If you would like to be considered, please apply.

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