Job Details




£23000 - £27000 per annum



Job Details

Part of a major international group, this organisation has a volume manufacturing facility producing high value products for the automotive industry. The plant is currently undergoing a period of transformation and capital investment to ensure the business remains competitive in an ever changing environment. As a result an experienced Production Team Leader is sought to oversee the double shifts  production operation or permanent nights shift.
Job title:   Production Team Leader
Industry:   Automotive / High Volume Manufacturing
Salary:    Very competitive 
Hours:   Double Days or Permanent Nights (at the moment)
Location:   Shropshire, commutable from North Birmingham, Wolverhampton, Walsall, Kidderminster, Cannock, Telford, Shrewsbury areas.

Job Purpose for the Production Team Leader

  • To lead a team, managing resources and processes in a highly automated manufacturing facility.
  • Responsibility around health, safety, environment and waste streams
  • Manage, lead, develop, coach and engage a team of employees by deploying strong leadership qualities.
  • Set clear expectations of the team, build an understanding of the plant & processes and identify bottlenecks & opportunities.
  • Ensure shift handovers take place at the workstation to ensure production continuity.
  • Drive the team to deliver targets on time to assist meeting the business plan
  • The ideal candidate will have shown a progression in their career and would have received some formal leadership qualifications.
Experience required for the Production Team Leader –
You will already be an experienced Team Leader, Manufacturing Team Leader, Production Team Leader working within a fast paced high volume automotive manufacturing environment and seeking your next career step with global organisation.
  • Experience of leading teams in a high volume, pressurised automotive tier 1 manufacturing environment
  • Delivery of continuous improvement/ lean manufacturing objectives
  • Assertive, independent and self-sufficient with the ability to cope effectively under pressure and to meet deadlines
  • Ability to drive performance against KPI's
  • Good oral & written communication skills
About Our Client:
Our client is an international market leader in the manufacturing of high value automotive components supplied directly into a major automotive OEM. In return our client is offering a very competitive salary for the Production Team Leader including shift allowance, paid overtime, pension contribution, life assurance, staff discounts and corporate discount schemes. More importantly this is a fantastic opportunity to influence a modern manufacturing factory and lead a team to become world class operation.
Please apply online or call Sandeep Dhillon for a confidential discussion.
At Technical Network we use our relationships to represent Talent and Industry - with our specialist recruitment and industry knowledge connecting the two. Specialising in manufacturing, engineering, scientific recruitment working closely within the aerospace, automotive and food & drink market sectors, focusing on permanent and interim /contract positions for specialist technical and management roles

Sandeep Dhillon

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