Team Leader

Job title:
Team Leader
location:
Stanley, County Durham, DH9 7YE
Salary:
Competitive plus benefits
Contract:
Permanent / Full time

Nicholsons Sealing Technologies Limited are a global specialist in the design and manufacture of resilient metal seals, gaskets and ancillary components. We are seeking a highly motivated Team Leader to join our team to support the next phase of developing and delivering the services required to meet growing operational demand and complexity at our UK site. We are a growing multi-national business with operations in the UK, US and Europe.

 

The company has seen growth and development and has ambitious plans to continue this both nationally and internationally. This role will be integral to the next exciting phase. As a key member of the team tasked with influencing Production excellence at all levels, the expectations of the Team Leader role are considerable, matched only by the opportunity to develop and grow. Recognising the needs of multiple stakeholders, reflecting these in an agile, sophisticated Production function and supporting an aligned, high performing team will be key outcomes of the role.

 

As the Team Leader your duties will include:

  • People management, development and mentoring
  • Planning and leading product/ process delivery
  • Ensuring quality and HSE compliance, accurate data capture and analysis
  • Ensuring operations are consistently delivered within target times and costs
  • Ensuring capacity and coverage meet demand volatility within standard hours

 

To be a successful Team Leader, you will ideally have:

  • Proven experience in building, motivating and leading teams and supporting their development
  • Proven ability to deliver and develop on production schedule achievement, quality performance, process improvement and standardisation
  • Knowledge of the latest manufacturing technology, tools and process best practice
  • Knowledge and application of planning and organising, problem solving and decision making
  • The ability to read, interpret, communicate and generate engineering and process documents

 

To be considered for the role you should:

  • Have a collaborative approach
  • Be able to build and maintain effective relationships
  • Have strong literacy, numeracy, documentation and time management experience
  • Have strong people management skills with the ability to lead and develop your team
  • Ideally have experienced of working in an agile, fast paced environment
  • Experience of working within a manufacturing organisation would be an advantage but is not a pre-requisite for this role

 

The successful candidate will benefit from a private pension scheme, non-contractual Business Performance Related Bonus, 23 days’ annual leave (rising with service) plus Bank Holidays, a working week of 38 hours over 4 ½ days, offering excellent work/life balance.

To apply for this role as Team Leader, please click apply online and complete the full application process.

We welcome all applications however; you must be eligible to work in the UK.