Production Team Leader

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

A global specialist in the design and manufacture of high-temperature metal seals for aerospace, automotive and power generation sectors are seeking an HSESS Coordinator to join their team to drive the next phase of development and growth.

As a Production Team Leader your duties will include:

  • People management, development and mentoring
  • Planning and leading small component metal product and process delivery
  • Ensuring quality and HSE compliance, accurate data recording and analysis
  • Ensuring operations are consistently delivered within target times and costs
  • Ensuring capacity and coverage meet demand volatility within standard hours
  • Driving and supporting continuous improvement activities
  • Providing hands-on operational process coverage where required
  • Participating in quality and process internal and external audits where required


To be a successful Production Team Leader you will have the following skills and experience:

  • A collaborative approach and be able to build and maintain effective relationships
  • Strong literacy, numeracy, IT skills, documentation and time management experience
  • Have worked in a fast-paced Manufacturing, Engineering or equivalent environment
  • Ideally have small component metal cutting, forming, welding, rolling, and inspection experience
  • Ideally have a management, engineering or process improvement qualification


As a Production Team Leader you 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 5 days with an early Friday finish, offering excellent work/life balance.

To apply for this role as Production Team Leader, please click ‘apply for this post’ and complete the full application process.

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