Production Team Leader

  • Location

    Cardiff, Wales

  • Sector:

    Engineering, Healthcare

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  • Salary:

    Up to £14 per hour + Plus Shift allowance

  • Contact:

    Experis UK

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  • Published:

    3 months ago

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Production Team Lead


3 months - view to go perm

Production Team Leader to oversee a team of circa 12 Production Operators who are involved in the assembly of products, carrying out process quality control activities including recording results and completing batch records, escalating machine faults and routine maintenance when required in a clean-room environment.

These products have a reputation which is synonymous with quality, reliability and ease of use. This role is part of a team dedicated to maintaining this reputation through on time delivery and complete customer satisfaction.

Production Team Leader Responsibilities:

  • Weekly delivery of the planned Master Production Schedule (MPS) maximising utilisation of resource.
  • Monitoring and improving productivity, while ensuring all customer commitments are met in a timely, quality and cost-conscious manner
  • Developing and creating training plans to maximise workforce capability
  • Managing the department training records
  • Leading Compliance, as well as Environmental, Health & Safety efforts in support of plant goals
  • Driving LEAN manufacturing implementation
  • Conduct root cause analysis on process and product quality issues using tools such as HOP

Production Team Lead Essential Qualifications and Skills:

  • Experience supervising a team of Production Operators
  • Ability to teach and coach others
  • Experiencing training Production Operators
  • Experience in clean-rooms
  • Able to work to a controlled documented process
  • Focused on Quality and Compliance
  • Health and Safety focused
  • Target Driven
  • Previous experience of working in a manufacturing role
  • Strong IT skills
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Problem solving skills
  • The ability to work in a cross-functional team in a solution-driven manner

Production Team Lead Vacancy Details:

  • Temp workers are required to wear protective equipment including face masks
  • The role will require the successful candidate to work a double day shift pattern of 6-2pm and 2-10pm (weekly rotations)