Team Leader (machining)

Recruiter
Owen Daniels
Location
Birmingham
Posted
07 Oct 2017
Closes
18 Nov 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Full Time

Team Leader (machining)

Profile:
Our renowned and very successful Aerospace manufacturing client are currently seeking an experienced Team Leader to join their precision engineering business with responsibility for approximately 20 staff. This is to work 'Double Day’ shifts which is based on a 40-hour week.

Team Leader (machining)

Team Leader Duties:
Reporting to the Production Manager this role encompasses the ability to lead a manufacturing team towards 100% adherence to environmental, health and safety, quality, delivery, inventory and productivity targets
Team Leader (machining)

Qualifications, skills and experience:
• Have a very good standard of written and oral communication skills
• Effective communication with team members, management and suppliers will be required
• Possess a good working knowledge of Microsoft packages especially Word and Excel
• Be conversant with ERP and MRP systems, although training will be provided if required - SAP
• Possess the skills to maintain day-to-day employee relation’s issues in line with the company handbook and have the confidence to deal with formal issues as and when required
• Have the leadership skills and confidence to supervise and manage the team
• Possess the ability to manage daily team meetings that are purposeful and drive the team forward to help meet objectives
• Be able to work on their own initiative and as part of a team, with experience of working in a pressurised environment
• Strong analytical and presentation skills - be able to present findings (KPIs) to all levels of employees as and when required.
• Have a pro-active approach to ensure deadlines are met, coupled with excellent time management, planning and organisational skills
• Be responsible for the day to day running of the cell including all MPS, Environmental and Health & Safety issues, training will be provided where required
• Be able to work additional hours to meet the needs of the business including weekends and shifts as required
Team Leader (machining)

Desired:
• SAP user skills or similar MRP
• Hands-on CNC Machining skills - 3 and 5 axis
• 5+ years dedicated management