A global automotive supplier with a multi-site presence in the UK are seeking a Production Team Leader to drive performance and staff development across a brand new production facility based in Tyne & Wear. This is an exciting opportunity to develop your team from scratch in a brand new state of the art facility.
Position: Production Team Leader
Location: Washington (Commutable from Newcastle, Sunderland, Durham and Blyth)
Salary: Up to £30000 (inclusive of Shift Allowance)
Hours: Initially on Days then to move on 6am-2pm, 2pm-10pm, 10pm-6am rotating
Contract: Full-Time Permanent
About the Role:
Reporting into the Assembly Supervisor- the Production Team Leader will:
' Ensure the execution of daily and weekly plans in line with customer requirements
' Ensure KPIs are consistently met, monitoring and driving performance against these measures- with a focus on customer delivery.
' Lead continuous improvement activity to improve operational efficiencies in order to deliver reductions in waste and cost.
' Take responsibility for all general management duties, including health and safety, productivity and individual training requirements.
About the Person:
You will be results driven and a customer focused Production Team Leader as well as possessing the following attributes:
" Experience in an automotive environment ideally with experience within automated assembly
" Previous experience of setting up new facilities/installing new machinery would be advantageous.
' Have proven knowledge, and experience of the application of Lean tools and techniques
" Be able to work away across the UK in the first 6-12 months for training
' Be a proven people manager- with demonstrable leadership skills.
' Currently is a Production Team Leader, Production Supervisor, Manufacturing Supervisor or Section Manager
If this opportunity sounds like a good fit to your skills, experience and career ambitions, apply on-line with your CV here.
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