Production Team Leader

Randstad CPE
£21000 per annum
04 Oct 2016
20 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Production Team Leader required on a permanent basis to join an industry leading automotive business. Are you looking for an exciting opportunity at the forefront of automotive technology? Do you have a background as a production team leader or cell leader or process leader? Have you got strong production and people management skills? If you are seeking an exciting challenge then this is the role for you You will reporting to the Manufacturing Manager and will be specifically focused on Production and People Management. You will 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. You will also be required to work closely with the Process Leader and be capable of covering the area when required Responsibilities: Ensure 'FIRST OFFS' are signed off at the start of every production run Required to have working knowledge of the process operation being followed 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 CAB Automotive 5s philosophy Comply with TS16949 and ISO14001 policies Experience required: 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 You should have a flexible and dedicated approach and will be hard-working and passionate about what you do. In return, you will be joining one of the most exciting UK manufacturing firms in the region with great development opportunities, further training support available and the opportunity to work in a rewarding and stimulating workplace. Randstad CPE values diversity and promotes equality. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate against any of the protected characteristics that fall under the Equality Act 2010. We encourage and welcome applications from all sections of society and are more than happy to discuss reasonable adjustments and/or additional arrangements as required to support your application. Candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK. For the purposes of the Conduct Regulations 2003, when advertising permanent vacancies we are acting as an Employment Agency, and when advertising temporary/contract vacancies we are acting as an Employment Business. This job was originally posted as