Production Engineering Team Leader

PDQ Engineering Recruitment Ltd
£35k+ Per Annum (Negotiable)
09 Aug 2017
14 Aug 2017
Production Engineering Team Leader - Chelmsford - £35k Perm (Negotiable) Our client, a leading Electro-Mechanical Aero/Defence Manufacturing company is currently recruiting for a Production Engineering Team Leader to implement and manage robust process control and continuous improvement processes within the RF power department at their main facility in Chelmsford. Essential skills: - Support the Head of Production Engineering to develop a highly flexible and capable Operational support team adopting best practice production and design techniques and problem solving tools. - Ensure that the right skills are available to meet current and predicted requirements as cost-effectively as possible, retaining, training and motivating a strong, functionally flexible team with an appropriate mix of engineering and technician skills. - Develop the capability of the team through building a framework of coaching and mentoring within the team to understand and close skills gaps while ensuring that Teledyne-e2v Performance and Development Review (PDR) process is followed for team members. The ideal candidate will have: - Good communication skills that can sell and influence to a range of audiences internally and externally with the ability to work with all levels of the business. - Demonstrable experience in an engineering function in support of manufacturing. - Demonstrable experience of Lean manufacturing and associated tools. - Hands on with product, process, people and customer. - An independent thinker, able to take an assertive stance to enforce the key requirements of quality and the customer. Please apply directly for more information on the opportunity