Alpha Manufacturing, a member of the Bri-Stor Group, is a privately-owned business fabricating sheet metal in the UK. Alpha designs and produces both sheet metal work components and assemblies. Established in 1989, the company now employs over 100 people. Utilising industry leading technology, Alpha Manufacturing have facilities to design, prototype and manufacture a diverse range of products all in their purpose-built sheet metal fabrication factory in the heart of Staffordshire.
Having experienced significant growth and success over the last few years, we are looking to strengthen our team with the recruitment of a Production Team Leader.
· Co-ordinate and supervise all day-to-day activities of the team to meet the production targets.
· Liaise with other team leaders on a day-to-day basis to assist in ensuring continuity of materials and component parts between areas.
· Highlight any existing or forecasted problems to the Production Manager.
· Carry out weekly 5S assessment and ensure the team carry out daily and weekly 5S cleaning tasks.
· Ensure all machine TPM’s are carried out by your team at the required frequency, and report back any machine faults or potential faults.
· Must understand and ensure all team members comply with stock and MRP systems and procedures.
· Highlight potential and perceived shortages, including managing a system that informs the relevant teams that the shortage is critical. This includes escalating the issue if the answers are not satisfactory.
· Ensure all Production Operatives carry out activities in line with any current SOP’s.
· Provide regular reports to the Production Manager on team performance against specified targets.
· Flexible and able to adapt as required
· Excellent organisational and time management skills
· Excellent communication skills
· Ability to supervise and lead a team
· Experience in a team leader/supervisor role
The successful candidate will be entitled to:
· 25 days annual leave plus bank holidays
· Company bonus scheme
· Continental day and night shifts available