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Location: LEEDS, WEST YORKSHIRE Salary: 10.74 - 10.74 GBP Per Hour, inc benefits
Sector: Engineering Job Type: Permanent
Shift Type: N/A Applications: N/A
Posted: 12 months ago Reference: 3061389
Reed Engineering and Manufacturing are working with a leading company in the Leeds area

Role: Team Leader

The role of the Team Leader encompasses Quality, Cost, Delivery, People and Safety.

You must lead by example, demonstrate appropriate attitudes, adhere to company systems and procedures and help to create a culture of Quality and Service through all departments.

You must ensure that the business objectives are met through your team members.
Daily production meetings will ensure that the customer demands are met.
You must be able to demonstrate effective and positive leadership skills whilst achieving measurable and specific targets within the production area.

An engineering background is essential preferably apprentice trained with an understanding of FMEA / POKA-YOKE / and problem solving using the Plan, Do, Check and Act cycle.

Good knowledge of Lean Principles e.g. 7 Wastes, Value Added, 5S, Visual Control and Standardisation, Set Up Reduction, OEE is desirable although training will be given to the right applicant.

In addition to the above an understanding/knowledge of Cnc programming would be an advantage


- Leadership and ability to change culture, always focusing on poor performing areas.

- Able to coach the team to get the best, recognising and rewarding good performance.

- Briefing and meeting management, able to present and facilitate effectively.

- Task setting & performance investigating, knowing the main KPIs for your area.

- Plan for tomorrow before leaving today, leaving your area tidy and organised.


- Be relentless in everything you do, ensuring you do what you say you are going to do.

- Be enthusiastic and positive while displaying a 'do it now attitude

- Willing to accept responsibility for the Team, while empathising with team members.

- Always practice the company values, desiring to be the best and staying there, working with and supporting the wider team..

Always do what is best for the customer, both internal and external.

The hourly rate will be dependent on experience of £10.74/HR

Standard 39hrs per week

Monday to Thursday 8.00am till 5.00pm

Friday 8.00am till 1.00pm

Overtime is paid at time and a half

Holidays entitlement 28 days (including bank holidays), additional 1 days holiday per year up to a max of 5 for length of service.

Parking Available

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