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Assembly Team Leader

Job Reference: HQ32142_1528905892
Location: Berkshire
Discipline:/ Manufacturing and Production
Salary Range:

£12.50 to 12.75 per Hour + Overtime, Bonus

Job Type: Permanent

Assembly Team Leader

Reading, Berkshire


7:00 AM - 3:30 PM (Monday - Friday) - Overtime Available

Position Summary:

This position will direct the work of, support and supervise a team of front line employees within the assembly area.

Essential Functions

* Maintain high employee morale
* Mentor and coach department employees
* Models high standards of conduct and leadership
* Ensures that employees are utilising materials properly and effectively
* Establish and maintain effective working relationships with all departments of the organisation
* Directs the departmental work schedule while utilising various systems
* Responsible for all reporting requirements within the department and any other requests by management
* Ensure the team is trained to be successful in current role and make recommendations for any professional development employees may need
* Evaluate and make recommendations on hiring decisions
* Identify individual performance opportunities and make recommendations for improvement while ensuring implementation of those improvements
* Write and deliver performance appraisals and makes recommendations for merit increases
* Manages employee staffing levels and adjust as needed when last minute call offs occur or priorities change, escalate as needed
* Coordinate with Quality Technician for engineering updates and employee training.

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

* Electrical qualification or basic understanding desirable
* Ability to run reports, effectively present information and respond to questions
* Ability to use MS Outlook, Word and Excel proficiently
* Ability to coordinate a team and implement departmental initiatives
* Working knowledge of quality control systems and inventory flow / control
* Skilled at multi-tasking, prioritising and great organisational skills
* Capability to identify, write, and perform corrective action issues
* Exposure to Lean Manufacturing Concepts preferred

Minimum Qualifications

* 2 years of supervisory/leadership experience preferred
* 5 years of manufacturing experience preferred

Please note, if your application is suitable, one of our consultants will call you within 5 working days. If you have not heard from us within this time, your application has unfortunately been unsuccessful, however we will keep your CV on file to consider you for future opportunities.

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