Production Team Leader

Our Duns site in Berwickshire is looking for a Production Team Leader to manage the day to day operation of our production lines, ensuring the lines’ plan is achieved and all orders are met whilst meeting quality requirements through efficient management and coordination of product, machinery and staff.

  • Location: Duns
  • Reporting to: Shift Manager
  • Salary: £12.93 per hour
  • Hours of work: 4 days on 4 days off, 0600-1800hrs
The main responsibilities for this position include:
  • Organise resource to ensure your team’s quality, output and efficiency targets are met, all duties and all checks are completed thoroughly, accurately and at the right time.
  • To ensure downtime is monitored and recorded for improvement purposes.
  • To organise and chair team meetings and deliver regular briefings, ensuring minutes and actions are recorded, displayed and acted upon.
  • To attend Production meetings if required, communicating and agreeing all planned activities with relevant staff.
  • To actively contribute to the decision making process for operational improvement.
  • To support your team by working ‘on line’ where necessary.
  • To attend and participate in daily Production meetings if required, communicating and agreeing all planned activities with relevant staff
  • To promote and control COVID-19 compliance on your shift
Key Attributes:
  • Experience leading a team within a manufacturing environment.
  • Attention to detail.
  • Excellent communication and organisational skills.
  • IT Skills e.g. Microsoft Office.
  • Ability to make decisions and prioritise.
  • Flexibility.
  • Self motivation and the ability to motivate others.
Closing date: 31 January 2022

Additional Benefits:

We also offer a full training programme, opportunities to develop, pension scheme, life assurance, loyal service awards, free potatoes and more!

If you have the skills and experience for this role please send your CV and covering letter to Sharon Mutch, HR Administrator at [email protected] . If you would like further information on the role, please call 01890 819 518.