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Launch Team Leader

  • Location

    Birmingham, West Midlands

  • Sectors:

    Manufacturing & Production

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  • Salary:

    £30000 - £34000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Tom Evans

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  • Published:

    26 days ago

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    Tom Evans

Launch Team Leader


£30,000 - £34,000

Birmingham / Coventry / Tamworth / Wolverhampton / Redditch

We are looking for a determined and focused Team Leader who has worked on new product Launch projects to lead and drive performance at an established and Prestigious Tier 1 Automotive Supplier at their site commutable from Birmingham / Coventry / Tamworth / Wolverhampton etc.

The Role

  • Responsible for the Health and Safety of employees who are assigned to your team

  • The supervision of direct labour across the area assigned

  • Guidance of indirect labour to ensure all processes are running to the correct process, controls and checks are in place.

  • Ensure all parts received are verified against delivery notes and stock is correctly stored by part variant/pedigree level

  • Assist in achieving and maintaining pre - production specific objectives and standards set during each build phase

  • Hourly monitoring of output against targets set by the Manger

  • Ensure there is escalation in a timely fashion for any issues or concerns.

  • Assures that Environmental, Health, and Safety issues are addressed

The Person

  • Team Leader Experience is Essential

  • Experience of working on Launch projects or NPI projects in Essential

  • Experience working for an Automotive OE supplier is essential

  • Exceptional motivational skills with the ability to autonomously engage a team in a fast moving automotive industry to perform at top capacity and create a pulsating team atmosphere

  • Previous experience using lean, streamlined manufacturing methods is crucial

  • Able to work independently using inventiveness and initiative to solve problems

Why choose this Business?

The successful candidate will be joining a global automotive organisation. This business is a UK based Tier 1 business. This company have a fantastic track record for developing and investing in their people, facilities and systems.