Production Shift Team Leader

  • Location
    Girvan, South Ayrshire
  • Salary
    £39,000.00/Year
  • Job type
    Permanent
  • Industry
    Advertising and PR
  • External Reference
    JN-122021-226287
  • Category
    Industrial & Manufacturing and Production - Industrial & Manufacturing

Adecco have an exciting role for a Production Shift Team leader to join our local client on a permanent basis. This is a great opportunity to join a growing, progressive business that has a wide variety of challenges and technologies.



You will have many responsibilities, some will include:


* Manage shift production, assets capacity and flexibility while minimising unnecessary costs and maintaining quality standards


* Drive and monitor the performance of the shift team tasks based on their competencies and the needs of the business to meet production goals


* Responsible for production output, product quality and supporting dispatch operations for a given shift


* Carry out all works with respect to lean phase continuous improvement & root cause analysis on site


* Lead daily operations meeting and handovers for all shift team operations to ensure efficient and effective communication


* Collate all shift production, quality and downtime data and report in a highly professional handover manner


* Collect and analyse data to find places of waste or inefficiency and drive maximum benefit and value for the business


* Carry out multiskilled (mechanical & electrical) 1st response maintenance to assets and if required co-ordinate support to achieve higher level maintenance support


* Have a hard work ethic, passion and drive for success


* Good IT skills


* Demonstrate poise and leadership in resolving an emergency situations


* Demonstrate confidence and decisiveness in a high pressure and highly visible role



You must have the following:



Full Time Served Apprenticeship in mechanical or electrical engineering discipline. Degree / Diploma / HNC / HND preferred


IOSH working safety trained / CSCS or equivalent


Mechanical skills and electrical fault finding and panel works


Experienced in working with safe systems of work


Working within lean manufacturing environment, with proven experience of continuous improvement


Self-motivated and driven for success


Problem solving / can-do approach


Strong communication skills and PC literate



To discuss this fantastic opportunity further, please send your CV in today and I will be in touch.


Adecco acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and an employment business for the supply of temporary workers. The Adecco Group UK & Ireland is an Equal Opportunities Employer.


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To speak to a recruitment expert please contact Laura Shields