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Manufacturing Team Leader

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    Josh Edwards

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    over 1 year ago

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    23 November 2022

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A great opportunity has become available for an experienced Manufacturing Team Leader to join an exciting company in Ely, Cambridgeshire.

If you have experience of leading a manufacturing team, are goal orientated and a strong team player this role could be for you.

Part of your position will be to lead and collaborate with operators to ensure a high-level quality of work is produced, adhering to the latest SOP's and ensuring daily maintenance checks are complete.

The company in which you are applying for are a leading designer and manufacturer within their market. Within this company there are great opportunities for individuals to grow their skillset and develop their career further with natural progression opportunities available.

Duties include:

  • Leading an allocated team to achieve targets
  • Coaching of allocated team with a hands-on approach to their development
  • Problem solve any issues regarding quality, process and performance
  • Support the shift supervisor to ensure a continuous flow of WIP
  • Hands-on approach to training and mentoring colleagues
  • Record and communicate accurate technical measurements and readings
  • Help with recruitment and performance management

The ideal candidate for the role will have:

  • Strong interpersonal and leadership skills
  • Previous experience with training and mentoring colleagues
  • A practical hands-on approach
  • Previous experience in reading and understanding technical drawings
  • Proven ability to solve problems effectively
  • High level of mechanical aptitude
  • Previous experience within precision machining or an assembly environment
  • Ideally knowledge of tooling, jigs, fixtures and SOP's
  • Ideally knowledge of LEAN manufacturing, 5S workplace organisation and improvement programs.


Ely, Cambridgeshire




Monday to Thursday 6.30am - 2.30pm

Friday 6am - 1pm

(39 working hours a week)


Contributed Pension Scheme, Group Life Cover, Private Health Care, Group Income Protection

EA First Ltd are acting as an Employment Agency for this permanent vacancy.