Production Team Leader 
  • Permanent
  • North Derbyshire
  • 2 days, 2 nights, 4 off
  • Salary £37,000 + benefits & overtime
We are currently looking to recruit a Production Team Leader at a Plastics Business in North Derbyshire, working under the management of the Production Manager the ideal candidate for the role of Production Team Leader will be Supervising a Team of 15 engineers on shift
Duties and responsibilities as a Production Team Leader:
  • Organising the people and resources within the manufacturing area
  • Monitoring safety, quality and production versus agreed target, implementing corrective actions as required
  • Directing staff to the shift priorities as agreed with production planners, focusing on adherence to schedule 
  • Working with to improve the department by working with staff to help aid problem solving techniques to get to root cause and implementing corrective and preventative actions
  • Identify skills gaps, highlighting training requirements and design development plans to upskill the team
  • Ensuring production documentation is completed on time and is accurate
  • Resolving issues as they arise on shift through effective use of site resources and your people skills
  • Promoting and maintaining a safe working environment for all, actively, ensuring we have safe system of work and risk assessments for all operations
  • Promoting incident reporting, conducting appropriate accident investigations to find root cause and prevent reoccurrence
  • Guiding staff to safety in the event of an emergency, and acting as emergency director when required
  • Ensure that standardised practices and procedures are followed and where appropriate make recommendations to introduce system improvements.
  • Work towards developing key skills that will assist with the effective management of people including performance management, absence management
  • Contribute to the development of the organisation through active involvement in team meetings, objectives, project work, training and communications
  • Leading line side Gemba walks engaging with operators to understand any problems, then pulling in other departments as needed to resolve issues
Experience/Qualifications required as a Production Team Leader:
  • Leadership and Management qualification/experience
  • Experience in dealing with broad HR issues including change management
  • Ability to conduct effective employee appraisals setting agreed achievable objectives in line with departmental KPI’s
  • Have the ability to conduct accident investigation to root cause and implement CAPA
  • Be able to develop and influence individual team members, ensuring that they are clearly aware of both their personal and their team objectives and that personal development targets are set
How to Apply:
Contact Jamie Hancher at Micron Recruitment on 01527 759120, or simply click apply.
Due to the sheer volume of applications, we receive, we will only contact successful applications. Therefore, if you have not heard from us within 10 working days, please deem your application as unsuccessful.  
Candidates must be eligible to work and live in the UK.
Micron Recruitment is working as a recruitment agency in relation to this vacancy.