Team Leader (Nights)

Supervisor / Team Leader

Ref: 167Friday 16 April 2021

Competitive salary & benefits

Our client, a premier global automotive supplier are currently seeking to recruit an experienced and enthusiastic night shift Team Leader. As Team Leader you will report directly into the Business Unit Supervisor and be responsible for the safety, quality and output of the assigned area on a day to day basis.


This position will be working 10pm-6am Monday to Friday and commands a competitive salary for the right candidate.     
Your key responsibilities will include: 


  • Promotion of safety to employees and processes – PPE auditing, LOTO, COSHH
  • Quality sign-off and building of competence and confidence of technical skills
  • Leading teams and delivering Tier 1 daily meetings, supporting escalation when required
  • Problem solving and Kaizen – Seeking root cause for downtime or quality issues using CI tools
  • Deliver the autonomous maintenance schedule
  • Building and developing a team that exceed expectations – Addressing T&A issues, Return to Work and recognition of high performing individuals  
  • Able to lead investigations, resolve grievances and monitor absenteeism and take appropriate action where needed


To be successful in the role of Team Leader, you may have previously worked as a Supervisor, Chargehand, Manager or Department Head and you will possess the following qualities: 


  • Proven production leadership experience (Background from within the Castings sector would be highly advantageous)
  • CI experience
  • Experience of problem solving – 3C
  • Use of 5S to improve production environment
  • Able to deliver group communication confidently
  • Undertake Risk Assessments and carry out audits
  • Ability to create SWI’s
  • Use KPI’s to track performance  


This position is based in Telford and is easily commutable from Birmingham, Shrewsbury, Cannock, Walsall, Wolverhampton, Wrexham, Bridgnorth, Stafford, Rugeley and Stoke on Trent.

If you are an experienced Team Leader, looking for a new exciting and varied opportunity, then please apply immediately.     

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