Manufacturing Team Leader

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Posted: 25/11/2021
Location: Cardiff
Salary: £29000 - £30000 per annum + pension, profit share scheme and more

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  • Cardiff
  • Salary: 30000

Website Hunter Selection

Manufacturing Team Leader
£29,000 – £30,000 (pension, share scheme and more)

An established, market leading manufacturer are currently looking to strengthen the manufacturing team with the key acquisition of a Manufacturing Team Leader on a 3 shift pattern. This company are at the forefront of their industry and are experiencing strong year on year growth. They have been recognised regionally and nationally for prestigious awards including Cardiff Business of the Year and Cardiff Construction Business of the Year in 2019, and Welsh Business of the Year 2020. This is a great opportunity to further enhance your career through continuous investment in the workforce, excellent on-going training opportunities and genuine career development.

Roles & Responsibilities
*Ensure that all manufacturing quality is of the expected high standard and all quality paperwork is adhered to.
*Continuously drive the team to maximise output
*Instil cultural change to embrace ongoing improvements and efficiencies
*Minimise labour costs when possible whilst achieving manufacturing needs
*Organise correct utilisation of manning within the business as a whole
*Ensure operator training is carried when needed and sign off completed on time
*Continuously look to reduce scrap levels
*Generate and implement initiatives that drive improvements
*Ensure that the RAMS are explained and signed off by respective persons as required
*Complete all data reports and KPI’s to drive efficiencies
*Conduct consumable stocks checks and make sure they are maintained
*Manage employees in relation to HR related activities i.e. holidays / absence / lateness
*Conduct investigations and disciplinaries as and when required

Knowledge, Skills & Experience
*Previous experience in Production Team Leader role
*Manufacturing knowledge and experience
*A positive attitude towards continuous improvement
*FLT licence preferable but not essential

Salary & Benefits
*A starting salary of £29,000 – £30,000
*3 shift pattern (no weekends)
*9% company pension
*Profit share scheme
*24 days holidays plus bank holidays
*Excellent training and development

If you are interested in this role or looking for something similar, please contact me directly at or call on 02920 894909.

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