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Manufacturing Line Leader

Location: Plymouth, Devon, England
Type: Permanent
Salary: GBP25000 - 28000 per Annum
Benefits: parking, competitive holiday
Posted: 03/11/2020Apply Now

Job Description

Wise Employment are currently recruiting for an experienced Manufacturing Line Leader who would have the responsibility of managing the line, providing ongoing training to the team and overall ensure that delivery schedules are met.

You will lead the team to ensure KPIs are met and ensure that any route causes are established, identified and work is still completed to agreed timescales.

You will be required to ensure that Total preventative Maintenance (TPM) is performed and carried out as well as regular machine maintenance and basic fault finding.

You will need to carry out customer, H&S, quality and general investigations and ensure that team members also support these activities.

You will oversee regular cycle count or stock count activities as per the line requirement and that continuous improvement activities are championed.

You will have responsibility for managing the department’s budget and reporting on a monthly basis as well as a consistent focus on waste reduction and improvement to reduce raw materials within the department.

To be successful within this role, you will need to demonstrate experience of managing a team and have proven experience of supporting or leading projects to completion within an improvement area of a fast paced manufacturing or production line department.  You will have a good working knowledge of H&S and ideally hold an IOSH managing safety qualification or similar.  You will need to be able to showcase knowledge and understanding of lean techniques and to have yellow belt training or similar would be advantageous.

The annual salary for this role is £25K+ depending on experience

Hours of work are Monday – Friday 8am – 4pm.

Please contact us today if this is of interest to you by emailing your CV to or call 01752 603800.

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