Production Team Leader

Location Sheffield
Discipline: Manufacturing
Job type: Permanent
Salary: 35700.00
Contact name: Sonia Strawinski

Contact email:
Job ref: 2BM010224-a
Published: 2 months ago
Startdate: ASAP

2BM Recruitment Ltd are representing a client with an exciting opportunity for a permanent Production Team Leader on a full-time basis in Sheffield. Excellent opportunity offering career progression, competitive salary, performance bonus & generous benefits package.


Job Details:

As a Production Team Leader, you will demonstrate strong leadership skills managing a team of shopfloor operatives within a production manufacturing environment. Your daily duties will include:

  • Leading Shop Floor morning meetings to plan days production and reporting production issues.

  • Leading team briefings, monitoring production schedules, identifying training and performance management, implementing lean manufacturing and continuous improvement.

  • Setting and monitoring team KPI’s and planning team training/personnel development identifying areas of improvement.

  • Identifying and highlighting production issues early to reduce production down times.

  • Supporting the shop floor production managers by planning and progressing production processes within lead times to ensure a high level of customer delivery and quality is achieved.

  • Responsibility for risk assessment reviews, H&S and 5S Audits and Safety talks, with an emphasis on the importance of implementing and following H&S throughout the shop floor.

  • Reporting efficiency figures for key processes and implementing improvement plans.

We are looking for Production Team Leaders, Cell Leaders or Production Supervisors, with the following skills and attributes:

  • Background in production, manufacturing or engineering

  • Strong people management skills and experience

  • Ability to understand and implement processes in the team

  • Lean manufacturing, continuous improvement, kaizen knowledge

  • Dedicated to KPI setting, monitoring and improvement

  • Be accountable and hold others accountable

  • Confidence to make business decisions, without supervision


Your Pay & Benefits:

  • Mornings and Afternoon shift pattern on weekly rotation

  • Monday to Friday

  • Starting salary circa £35k per annum + Premium overtime rates

  • Excellent benefits

To apply please email your CV or call us to discuss this excellent opportunity.


2BM Recruitment Ltd values diversity and promotes equality. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate against any of the protected characteristics that fall under the Equality Act 2010. We encourage and welcome applications from all sections of society.

Candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK.

Due to the high number of applications, we’re not able to give individual feedback, if you have not been contacted within 7 days please understand your application may have been unsuccessful at this time, but we encourage you to apply for future vacancies with us.