Team Leader Press Shop and Assembly
Days, Birmingham, £22000 to £25000 plus annual bonus.
Entry to management position, suitable for a current team leader looking for more autonomy, or experienced press setters with a desire to be responsible for their own area. You will be responsible for a team of 5 press operatives, and 2 labourers, and be delivering against a weekly production plan that typically is made of up a large number of small batch orders.
You will have responsibility for health and safety in the area, and the personal and physical well-being of your team. You will also be working with quality teams to get first off work signed off, and ensure that quality standards continue to be met throughout production runs.
You will be given the autonomy to deliver briefings, allocate tasks and organise layout to effect continual improvements in the efficiency and capacity of the area, and should be able to bring some idea on best working practice with you.
You will come form a manufacturing background and should be familiar with press work and assembly functions. Whilst you may not have actual team leading experience you should be able to demonstrate a wider working knowledge of a manufacturing environment.
Whilst challenging, this role is part of a company wide expansion and will grow into a full management post over the next 3-5 years.