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Testing Team Leader

Job Reference: 32406_1532594393
Location: Berkshire
Discipline:/ Software and Electronics
Salary Range:

£12.50 to 12.75 per Hour

Job Type: Permanent

Testing Team Leader

Reading, Berkshire


Position Summary:

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

The Role

* 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
* Establishes and maintains effective working relationships with all departments of the organisation
* Directs the departmental work schedule while utilising various systems
* Responsible for ensuring that all output built meets departmental standards of safety, quality, productivity, efficiency, 5S and budgetary (tools, scrap, etc.) goals
* 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
* Identifies individual performance opportunities and make recommendations for improvement while ensuring implementation of those improvements
* Writes and delivers 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

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

* Electrical qualification or basic understanding desirable
* Previous experience leading an Electrical / Electronics Testing Line
* Ability to use a multi meter 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
* Ability to read engineering drawings
* 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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