Production Shift Team Leader

Location County Tyrone, Northern Ireland
Job Type Permanent
Salary Negotiable
Published 17 days ago
Contact Glenda Reddington
Job Ref GR160_1501514322

Job Description

Production Shift Team Leader

Reporting to Production Manager

Hours of work are:

Mon- Thur 7am - 5pm


Mon - Thur 4pm - 2am

Job Description

  • Manage and ensure employee compliance with all health and safety procedures and legislation;
  • Ensure production schedules are adhered to and proactively strive to increase productivity at all times whilst maintaining quality of output;
  • Adhere to quality control standards and ensure production output meets quality standards;
  • Carry out daily plant checks;
  • Ensure stock levels of production materials and consumables are maintained in liaison with the Site Manager;
  • Plan in conjunction with the day shift, preventive maintenance of machinery and carry out breakdown and routine maintenance tasks as required;
  • Oversee standards for good housekeeping and tidiness of yard and work area;
  • Manage work schedules and working hours in agreement with the Site Manager;
  • Become proficient in all aspects of production facility and provide support to general operatives in other areas;
  • Responsible for safe and proper storage of health and safety PPE and issue of PPE to employees;
  • Any other duties commensurate with the role and within capabilities.

Essential Criteria

  • At least 3 years operational experience in a similar role preferably within an automated, manufacturing environment
  • Experience of managing a small production team
  • Computer literate
  • Hands-on maintenance/mechanical skills

Desirable Criteria

Previous experience in routine and preventative maintenance programmes

  • At least 1 years' experience relating to pneumatic and hydraulic systems in a production plant
  • First Aid Training

If interested please contact Glenda Reddington on 02890 323333 or email