Team Leader – Manufacturing (Galvanising)

Position: Team Leader – Galvanising

Location: Mallusk

Duration: Permanent

Pay Rates:

Days: £14.71 per hour

Mid Shift: £16.18 per hour

Night Shift: £17.21 per hour

Hours of Work:

The company has a rotation of shifts in operation.

Days 7am to 3.30pm (Mon to Thurs) 7am to 2.30pm (Fri) 39 hours

Mid shift 3pm to 11.30pm (Mon to Thurs) 2pm to 10.30pm (Fri) 40 hours

Night shift 11pm to 7.30am (Sun to Thurs) 40 hours

Duties will include (but not be limited to):

  • To maximise efficiency within the galvanising plant, specifically ensuring continuous improvement as identified through KPI targets.
  • Ensure jobs are processed according to the schedule and as directed by the galvanizing supervisor and in a manner whereby KPI targets are achieved.
  • Ensure the quality of the galvanising is of the highest standard possible and that operators are following ISO procedures.
  • Ensure jobs are jigged efficiently before pickling and that there is always material in the flux tank waiting to be dipped. In particular, ensuring that efficient processing aids such as multi jigging is utilised.
  • Ensure weighbridge and de-jigging operators check the quality of the work before packaging and fettle any spikes or rough areas.
  • Ensure that all jobs are properly packaged, labelled and placed in the correct area of the yard.
  • Ensure that any unsatisfactory work is highlighted to a senior member of staff.
  • Responsible for the Health & Safety of all personnel in his/her control. Additionally, to ensure a good standard of housekeeping.
  • Ensure all personnel adhere to company rules.
  • Ensure that premises are secured out of hours.
  • To fill in information in the shift log book to enable more effective communication.
  • Assist and cover for other production personnel, to cope with workloads and absenteeism.

Essential Criteria:

  • Good understanding of Maths and English
  • Minimum of 2 years’ experience of working within a manufacturing environment.
  • At least 2 years previous experience of managing and leading a team of 8 or more people
  • Must be able to work on a rotational shift basis including days, mid shifts and night shifts
  • Demonstrate experience of dealing with administration tasks such absence management and performance management

Desirable Criteria:

  • 3rd Level Education

Ashton Recruitment is acting as a Recruitment Agency.

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