Team Leader

  • Location

    Milton Keynes, United Kingdom

  • Sector:

    Manufacturing, FMCG

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Contact:

    Richard Mariner

  • Job ref:

    18930

  • Published:

    6 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2018-04-02

  • Consultant:

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Global FMCG Manufacturer recruiting a Production Manager (official title Shift Team Leader) to work in the Milton Keynes site.

Principal Accountabilities
* Manufacture products to production plans with health and safety, quality and efficiency front of mind
* Ensure adequate training, leadership and corrective feedback
* Ensure all corrective action is taken promptly
* Operate effectively with other Team Leaders to control the overall performance of the plant

Reporting into the Shift Manager your main responsibilities include:
* Drive continuous improvement activities to improve efficiencies and reduce costs to the plant
* Liaising with Engineering to ensure all maintenance and servicing work is carried out with minimal interruption to the high speed production line
* Ensure safe working practices are adhered to at all times
* Meet production, quality and spoilage improvement targets
* Investigate product defects promptly and utilise the team to identify the cause and rectify it as soon as possible
* Ensure standardisation of equipment setting and operation
* Promote and maintain good industrial relationships and identify potential training opportunities
* Monitor and develop the performance of the team

Minimum Requirements
* Apprenticeship / qualification in engineering or manufacturing discipline
* Knowledge of ISO standards
* Good leadership, delegation, communication skills
Manufacturing background in a high speed high volume environment

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