Production Operative Team Leader

Job Type


Industry Sector



£15.49 Per Hour



Job Description

Location: Outskirt of Newport

Position Type: Full-Time, Permanent

LINKS Recruitment are pleased to announce we are recruiting on behalf of a prestigious client in the Manufacturing/Construction industry. As they continue to grow, we are seeking a dynamic and experienced individual to join their team as a

Permanent Team Leader.

Position Overview:

As a Permanent Team Leader, you will play a pivotal role in ensuring the smooth and efficient operation of the Production team. You will lead a group of staff, fostering a positive and collaborative work environment. The successful candidate will be responsible for overseeing daily operations, managing resources effectively, and driving continuous improvement initiatives within the team.

Your Key Responsibilities:

· Organising tasks/workload for the allocated team and other associated staff

· Implement working practices and deadlines set by the Production Supervisor.

· Ensuring that quality standards are implemented and adhered to.

· Briefing their teams.

· Training, coaching, and mentoring are a key skill required for helping staff reach their professional development goals.

· Ensure workloads, tasks, etc. have been set and monitor teams progress against targets.

· Report any production processes that could be revised to the Production Supervisor

· Compiling staff rotas, dealing with leave requests, and arranging cover when necessary due to illness, etc.

· Carry out toolbox talks and document attendance and understanding of subject matter.

· Liaise with Internal stakeholders.

The ideal candidate:

· Minimum 5 years’ experience in a Team Leader/Junior Management role

· IT literate with experience in all the main software packages

· A qualification in a management capacity is preferred but not essential.

· knowledge and experience in the steel industry is advantageous.

· To be considered for the role you will need 5 years experience working as a team leader and be used to organising and planning tasks and duties for a small team, whilst working alongside and reporting to the Production Supervisor.

Working Hours & Pay Rates

· £15.49 hourly rate

· 40 hours a week + Overtime

What can you expect from the company?

Sound like the role for you?

If you are a results-driven leader with a passion for the steel industry and can inspire and guide a team to success, we invite you to apply for this exciting opportunity.

Please apply below or email your CV and Cover Letter to:

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: From £15.49 per hour

Expected hours: No less than 40 per week




Work Location: In person

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