Production Team Leader

KPA Recruitment Ltd
20705.00 - 27028.00 GBP Annual + GBP20705 - GBP27028/annum
01 Aug 2019
29 Aug 2019
Contract Type
An opportunity has arisen for a Team Leader to join our production team based in Telford. The right candidate will be required to work a rotating shift pattern that will involve Days / Nights and weekends. Your responsibilities will be to:
* Deploy and manage a team of General and Machine Operators on a packing line
* Ensure the operators work to the defined standards of performance and behaviour
* Measure and record the lines performance taking appropriate actions where necessary
* Organise and complete product changeovers within the standard planned time
* Support the Supervisor to achieve the shifts KPIs and to escalate issues to promptly
* Complete all quality control documentation accurately and clearly
* 100% compliance with Food Safety Regulations, quality, housekeeping and safety systems
* Capable of learning and running packaging machinery in conjunction with Team Leader role
Suitable candidates will need to demonstrate that they have the following key skills and traits, which will enable them to be effective in the role of Team Leader:
* Possess good leadership and managerial skills
* A team player
* Good motivator
* A responsible attitude
* Professional and Positive
* Remaining calm under pressure
* Confident when speaking to and challenging team
* Effective communicator - written and verbal
* Strong sense of honesty and Integrity
* Good level of numeracy
* Be able to use computer or IT equipment proficiently
Previous experience in a similar role or in a food-based manufacturing environment would be an advantage