Production Team Leader, Chesterfield / Luton Bennett

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Production Team Leader

Production Team Leader

#Job No. CC995.

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    £23k per year

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Job Description:

Production Team Leader

Very competitive salary + Overtime + 22 days holiday + Bank Holidays + Pension

Doubles Day’s role Monday to Friday (Weekend work as required)


Production team leader required for a leading manufacturer of specialist construction products. Over the last 25 years the company has gone from strength to strength gaining market share. As a production team leader you will be an integral part of the production team and have the opportunity to add value and make improvements.

The Production Team leader can come from ANY production/manufacturing background. Those from a FMCG environment will be at a strong advantage. You will feel confident managing a team of 12 – 18 operatives on the shop floor, implementing continuous improvements and maintaining health and safety standards. Reporting to the Production Manager.

The primary focus of this role is managing the team, you will be accountable for their ongoing development; identifying training needs, managing sickness and holiday and the allocation of labour and shift cover where required. The role will also entail carrying out performance reviews and disciplinary action where required. You will analyze any issues in production and implement corrective action; as well as looking at efficiency and implementing improvements.

The role will really appeal to those looking for a progressive and successful business. You’ll be able to add value and be a key feature within the production team and be responsible for the development and progression of the team.

The role

*Direct line management of 12 to 18 operatives on the shop floor

*Ensuring production is running as smoothly and efficiently as possible

*Conducting performance reviews and identifying training gaps

*Managing KPI’s, health and safety standards on the shop floor

The person

*ALL production/manufacturing backgrounds considered

*Confident managing a team on the shop floor

*Able to lead and implement continuous improvement projects

*Looking for challenging and rewarding role