Job Description

Production Team Leader

Ref No: AM17307

Westmeath, Co. Westmeath, Ireland

Competitive salary

Production Team Leader - County Westmeath.

Key Responsibilities:

Reporting to the Floor Manager, the Team Leader has responsibility for managing their team through the Operator structure.

Key Areas;

Manage a Cell within the Production department.
Ensure that all Health & Safety regulations are adhered to by all employees within the Cell
Ensure that the product is to the agreed quality standard and manufactured on time in full to the production schedule
Ensure that performance and time and attendance of operatives is adequately monitored and managed in line with company procedures
Train operatives in the operation of machines within the Cell

Principle Accountabilities:

Management of the Production Cell

Adherence to the Production plan and achieving the Lean Sheet targets in output and quality
Lead and co-ordinate the day-to-day activities of the Cell
Responsible for the quality output of the Cell
Responsible for the labour efficiency of the Cell
Adherence to and monitoring of daily scrap levels and rework targets, and assist in developing and implementing plans to eliminate scrap.
Responsible for troubleshooting and problem solving
Lead and promote continuous improvement
Establish the requirements for training and development of employees to ensure compliance with Cell objectives and targets.
Ensuring cell training matrix is maintained and up to date
Responsible for cell reporting, verbal and written, as directed by the Production Manager
Responsible for displaying cell information, adherence to plan, performance, scrap and rework figures.
Responsible for cell improvement initiatives including 5S.

Interested applicants should have:

Strong people management skills
Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
Computer skills in Excel, Word, etc
Be results orientated.
Strong problem-solving and decision-making skills
Ability to work well under pressure and manage deadline

Flexibility as regards shift work


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