Production Team Leader – Chartered Manager Degree Apprenticeship

Production Team Leader – Chartered Manager Degree Apprenticeship
Location: Latchingdon, Essex

Are you looking for a Production Team Leader job in Essex?

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Chartered Manager degree apprenticeship as a Production Team Leader. Alongside your full time job as a team leader you will be studying 20% of your time with Anglia Ruskin University to gain a BA (Hons) Management degree fully funded by Kismet Kebabs. Modules that will be studied include: Managing projects and organisational change, financial management, managing people, customers and markets and leadership in practice.

Kismet Kebabs are well-established food manufacturing company based near Chelmsford and are a global leader within their industry. With a team built on over thirty years’ experience we have the mindset that employee and customer satisfaction are key to our ever growing success.

Production Team Leader Responsibilities;

  • You will lead the team to achieve the production plans
  • Oversee production quality, output, training and performance
  • Lead by example, as part of the role will be working as part of the team in production on assembly line
  • Ensure the final products meet standard specifications
  • Liaise with Production Manager on a day to day basis to make sure production plans are met
  • Encourages a team working environment, with fair distribution and allocation of work,and the opportunity to assist with all work varied work tasks provided to all
  • First point of contract for people related issues within the team, escalating to the Operations Manager when necessary
  • Works with the Operations Manager to determine skill requirements and training needs
  • Assisting with the recruitment of and selection of team members
  • Keeping accurate records and ensuring adequate cover is arranged for holiday and sickness, including holding individual return to work meetings when required
  • Assisting with the development and implementation of firm initiatives
  • Ensures firm’s policies and procedures are followed
  • Ensuring that all operatives are working in a safe and controlled environment

Production Team Leader Requirements;

  • Does not need to have team leader experience to be considered
  • You’ll be someone who has a competitive edge and a good range of communication and people skills
  • Exceptional organisational skills, able to plan and prioritise the department’s workload
  • Leads by example by acting as a role model and encouraging collaboration amongst team, whilst also ensuring high standards are maintained
  • Proactive and always striving to achieve the best from own work as well as the work from the team
  • Excellent attention to detail, and able to provide guidance to others
  • Approachable at all times
  • Supportive and promoting of change, has a positive attitude and desire to drive forward new or improved initiatives
  • Able to remain calm and focused during times of peak workload or during difficult situations
  • Resilient and able to deal calmly with conflict or difficult situations
  • Discrete, diplomatic and completely confidential with personnel and client information
  • Willing to be flexible with time and adjust priorities when necessary to meet the requirements of clients or the business
  • Skilled in in Microsoft Office

How to apply

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