Production Team Leader

Location: Sheffield, GB

We are looking for an experienced Production Team Leader, to join our Production team at our Composite Technology Centre on a permanent basis. As a Production Team Leader, you will co-ordinate the day to day activities within an allocated production area. reporting directly into the Production Group Leader.

In this role you will be consistently delivering robust time study outputs (cycle times) for allocated production machines & processes within your production cell. You will have an understanding and be able to demonstrate a broad knowledge of the build process to provide training and assist when issues arise. You will be ensuring your team members follow procedures, specifications, and SOPs produced by McLaren Composites Technology Centre engineering, and team members comply with the company’s quality standards.  You will be required to use your analytical skills and judgement to generate solutions for manufacturing challenges.

For this role you will have the ability to sustain and develop team working and team based problem-solving. You will be highly numerical and have an analytical ability. You will possess the ability to lead and motivate a team of people to succeed by utilising appropriate interpersonal styles including leading by example, setting objectives and defining responsibilities to give a clear sense of direction.

For this role significant work experience in production/manufacturing environment, preferably automotive. Experience of Failure Mode Effects Analysis, Kaizen/A3, process improvement and Poka Yoke error proofing techniques is essential.

This role offers the following benefits:

  • Salary: Competitive.
  • A structured Career Development Framework to support your development.
  • 25 days annual leave plus public holidays.
  • Free onsite Parking.
  • Life assurance to the value of 4 times base salary (statutory cap applies).
  • Eligibility to participate in our preferential lease car scheme.
  • *Eligibility for company funded individual private healthcare; this also comes with the opportunity to extend to partner or spouse and/or dependants at a discounted rate.
  • *Auto enrolment on to the company’s pension scheme.
  • *Enhanced company maternity, paternity or adoption leave and pay.

* Qualifying period applies.

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We recognise that to be as good at people as we are cars, we can only achieve our vision with the dedication and collaboration of our world class employees.  It is our aim to become the employer of choice within the global automotive industry.