Team Leader/Supervisor - Automotive

Support Services Group
Competitve salary based on experience
30 Sep 2016
25 Oct 2016
Contract Type
An excellent opportunity has arisen for an experienced team leader/supervisor to join a growing business based in the black country in the automotive sector. Role and Responsibilities Reporting to the Manufacturing Manager, this role is specifically focused on Production and People Management and will hold the following principal responsibilities; Required to work closely with the Process Leader and be capable of covering the area when required Ensure all manufactured/assembled parts are produced as per the OPC.Validate that the process is correct and insured visual aids and checking fixtures are in place in order to maintain consistency of good quality parts Ensure “FIRST OFFS” are signed off at the start of every production run Management of non-conforming products by raising relevant documents and informing Quality of any non-conforming materials Assist management with absence control by completion, in a timely manner, of return to work forms, etc Expected to carry out informal counseling’s, and ensure employee compliance with Company rules (eg break times) Assist Management with budget control Consumables (PPE) control Communicate Health & Safety, and Quality concerns as a brief to teams, together with communicating the weekly brief Have a good understanding of the need for continuous improvement activities Responsible for data recording (production/scrap/OEE sheets) – relating to manufacturing in accordance with current systems Ensure housekeeping is up to required standard following 5s philosophy Comply with TS16949 and ISO14001 policies Hours of work · Various shift patterns depending on work area, all applicants must be flexible to support our customer demand. Qualifications and Education Requirements Good leadership and interpersonal skills Excellent communication skills both written and verbal Previous knowledge of a manufacturing environment, preferably within the automotive industry Good standard of education and Microsoft IT packages Understanding of safe practices Aptitude for attention for detail and product quality Willing to learn and undertake further training as when required Preferred Skills Applicants should be flexible, dedicated, hard-working and passionate about what they do. If this role is of interest, please apply for an immediate interview. This job was originally posted as