Production team leader

Telford, Shropshire
18 Oct 2017
15 Nov 2017
Contract Type

Production Team Leader

Hours of work:  4on/4off 12hr shift patterns which includes Nights/Days and weekends

Location:            Telford, Shropshire TF3 3BH.

This role starts as a Temporary position, with an opportunity of a Permanent

position when the validation process is complete.


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.

What is on offer:-

Potential to earn £25,870 (includes flexibility payment)

Pay increases as experience and competence signed off.

Pension – Auto enrolment

After a year’s continuous service and validation, may be an opportunity to gain extra weeks holiday

Benefits – health cash plan after a year’s service

If you are interested in this position please send a copy of your CV (Click Apply) stating the job you are interested in.



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