Team Leader - Lean Manufacturing

Recruiter
CBS Butler
Location
Kent
Salary
£28000 - £32000 per annum
Posted
12 Mar 2018
Closes
09 Apr 2018
Ref
165527
Contact
Alisna Magar
Sector
Manufacturing
Discipline
Electro-Mechanical
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
A global leading engineering organisation who have just moved into their brand new production facilities have now got an exciting opportunity for a Team Leader to join their rapidly expanding team. You will be working in a fantastic, modern manufacturing environment in a dynamic and challenging role, with responsibility for a team of up to fifteen operators- but great scope for development and making a difference.


Within this role you will:

* Chair daily SQDCP/KPI performance meetings, maintaining accurate data, and creating and implementing countermeasures
* Deliver on key KPIs and Performance Improvement
* Ensure that standard work and time splits are adhered to
* Ensure customer requirements are satisfied
* Adhere to and champion quality standards and systems
* Ensure all staff are working to work instructions and implement new ones where necessary
* Provide and encourage on-going training to members of your team and co-ordinate this using a training matrix; including cross-training
* Look after the team, including general people, performance and absence management
* Support the VSM/Production Manager in the administration of company procedures and policies

The ideal candidate?

We would encourage anyone who is keen to develop a career in production / project management and are looking to gain experience within a market-leading company to apply. You should have a degree or equivalent in a relevant discipline, ideally with a passion for manufacturing and some experience of leading a team.

If you also possess the following competencies, it is likely that you will suit the role:

Leadership skills
Driven in the pursuit of quality
Self-starter with the drive and initiative to improve themselves and their team
Good persuasion and influencing skills
Structured, organised and thorough
Engaging and a natural leader