Production Team Leader (Engineering)

  • Location

    Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire

  • Sector:

    Engineering, Manufacturing

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  • Salary:

    £24000 - £27000 per annum + Excellent Benefits

  • Contact:

    Imogen Wilson

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  • Published:

    8 months ago

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Do you have experience of working in the automotive/engineering industry within a supervisory role? We have an exciting opportunity for a Production Team Leader to join a manufacturing company who supply parts to the automotive industry, based in Bletchley, Milton Keynes. Salary £24-27k dependent on experience working 6am-2pm/ 2pm-10pm rotating shifts Mon-Fri.

As Production Team Leader you will be organising and managing the "front-line" manufacturing function coordinating a team of 10-15 staff both temporary and permanent press operators and FLT drivers. You will monitor and control team productivity and output, attend meetings when the Production Manager is unavailable, and ensure resources are used to their optimum effect. You will also be required to understand and contribute to the KPI process, and ensure that statutory training requirements are met.

It is essential that you have a minimum of 3 years experience in a Production Supervisory or Management position, from an automotive, manufacturing or engineering background. Strong people management skills are required with demonstrable decision making skills and good knowledge of using MS Office. Knowledge of Lean principles is required in particular 5S.

This role would suit: team leader, shift leader, production team leader, team manager, department manager, shift manager, supervisor, manager, senior operative, team coordinator, cell leader, shift supervisor, production team leader, production supervisor, production manager, CNC team leader, workshop manager, workshop supervisor, press shop supervisor, press shop team leader

Commutable from: Milton Keynes, Buckingham, Bletchley, Leighton Buzzard, Bedford, Northampton, Newport Pagnell, Towcester

Meridian Business Support is acting on behalf of our Client as a Recruitment Agency.