Team Leader

Clockwork Organisation
04 Aug 2018
29 Sep 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Team Leader




Ref 27766301

Job Summary

The Team Leader is responsible for assisting the Section Manager in the day to day running of the production areas and all personnel within their area of control, including taking responsibility and covering the Section Managers duties should they request it or be off site.

Responsible for all aspects of Safety within their Section(s) of responsibility, as well as managing output and quality control.

The Team Leader will supervise all employees of the Section and is responsible for the first line performance management of the employees within that department as required.

Team Leaders will be expected to manage material into their area from their suppliers (internal or external) in order to progress material flow through the factory, and to then pass it along to their Sections’ customer (internal or external) as soon as the operations are complete. This will include the setting performance expectations to their team(s), and managing their team(s) performance in order to drive improvements to the productivity of their area.

You will run the daily production morning meeting, at 8am, at your SQCDP board as required by your Section Manager.


Coordinate production activities with procurement, maintenance and quality control activities to obtain optimum production and utilization of human resources, machines and equipment.

Supervise the day to day production activities and establish priorities for material going through your area.

Set performance expectations to your teams, and manage them against these targets.

Consults with the Engineering and Section Manager in order to modify your machines and equipment in order to improve production throughput and increase the quality of products.

Work with other Team Leaders to ensure material is progressed through all areas of the factory safely and quickly.


Train your teams to be the best they can. Cross-training and an engaged multi-skilled workforce is key to the business succeeding.

Assist your Section Manager to maintain the Training Matrix to keep your teams skills up to date in both your Sections, and others. This will help flex the labour to where it is required during busy/quiet periods.

Deal with first line issues, return to works, file notes, verbal warnings, etc, as required by your section manager.

Accommodate or improvise any shortages in staff due to vacation, illness, or personal difficulties


1. Technical Capacity.

2. Leadership.

3. Communication Proficiency.

4. Performance Management.

5. Learning Orientation.

6. Ethical Conduct.

Required Education and Experience

GCSE’s C or above in English, Maths, & Science. Min. 1.5 years of related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

Preferred Education and Experience

A-Level / NVQ / BTEC. 3+ years of related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

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