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Production Team Leader

Production Team Leader (BBBH229) Kilmarnock, Scotland

Salary: GBP35000 - GBP45000 per annum + + excellent wider benefits

MRD Recruitment is hiring a Production Team Leader for our FMCG client, based in Kilmarnock. The Production Team Leader will report into the Site Operations Manager. This is an exciting opportunity for a dynamic, people centric Production Leader to join an energetic team and provide leadership and ensure operational excellence on site.

As Production Team Leader, you will play a crucial role in reviewing quality performance and driving health and safety. My FMCG client, based in Kilmarnock is looking for a dynamic Production Team Leader, who is passionate about managing production operations and optimising processes and the efficiency of their operations to deliver great results.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Drive HSE performance.
  • Drive adherence to quality standards.
  • Review quality performance with view to implementing improvements
  • Delivery of production plan in a cost-effective way.
  • Deliver adherence and conformance to plan.
  • Facilitate improvement initiatives
  • Effective interaction with relevant department and stakeholders
  • Maintain SOPs and all associated processes associated with department.
  • Leadership and management of the team
  • To lead effective change programs
  • To provide clear direction support, coaching and development for the team
  • Deputise for Site Operations Manager when required.


Experience and Qualifications:

  • Proven experience of leading teams and driving performance in an FMCG or Engineering environment.
  • Experience of balancing a multitude of tasks, whilst effectively prioritizing and delivering strong performance results within a Manufacturing or Engineering environment
  • Good communication skills
  • Experience of coaching teams through change programs.
  • Proficient with systems and presenting performance metrics.
  • Experience of utilising problem-solving tools and facilitation of continuous improvement methodologies.