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  • Job reference: RMS0177581

Working Team Leader - Machining

  • Sector: Power & Energy
  • Location: Wolverhampton, West Midlands
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Date posted: 23/03/2017
  • Duration: permanent
  • Time left:
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The Company:
Your future in Nuclear. Specialising in the design and manufacture of bespoke engineering solutions for the nuclear energy, nuclear decommissioning and defence markets, our client is a key player in this sector. They design, engineer, manufacture, assemble, test, commission and install, as well as offering ongoing specialist support services. They are a core subsidiary of a global Italian group that operates in over 90 countries and is Italy's largest supplier, installer and service provider for

The Role:
To provide direction, instructions and guidance to the allocated manufacturing team whilst working hands on with all projects

Key Activities / Decision Areas

Lead by example, by acting as a role model and guiding and encouraging your team.
Maintain good housekeeping standards within your section and support other team leaders to address areas of concern.
Ensure the correct completion of route cards by all team members.
Ensure all team members book time appropriately to projects.
Ensure effective timekeeping of all team members (start and end of shifts, break times).
Allocate and distribute work to all team members and monitor progress.
Monitor team performance, and ensure PDR's are completed for all team members.
Liaising with MEs and planning team to ensure all work activities are completed in a timely manner.
Supervise downtime within the section appropriately (including lunch/tea breaks).

Attend meetings and take accountability for ensuring your section is briefed accordingly in relation to planning meetings, team leader meetings and start of shift briefings.
Ensure effective stock/inventory control.
Identify, support and implement improvement initiatives within your section within the Manufacturing Department.

Safety and Quality
Ensure all work within the Department is undertaken in line with the Company Quality Manual & Procedures.
Ensure all work within the Department is undertaken in line with Company Health and Safety Standards.
Be responsible for the Inspection of work within the Department to ensure it is completed to a high standard.

Spend 80% of working day is booked to contract.

Essential Experience and Qualifications

Proven team leader within a manufacturing or engineering environment specifically Machining.

Behavioural Competencies
Focuses on the Customer - Works co-operatively with customers and stakeholders (internal and external) in order to meet and exceed their expectations
Collaborates and Shares Knowledge - Seeks to create collective success through teamwork, knowledge sharing and mutual support
Delivers Results/Focuses on Solution - Plans what needs to be delivered and then focuses on making it happen
Builds Teams - Brings together the right people, in the right place at the right time to deliver business objectives
Adapts to change - Is able to respond positively to individual or organisational change
Acts with Integrity and Professionalism - Demonstrates trust and integrity in their day to day working.
Holds Self & Others to Account - Sets clear performance objectives for self and others, monitoring progress and taking appropriate action to ensure delivery

Careers in the nuclear sector offer you the chance to work on challenging, interesting and diverse projects. And with the sector experiencing a period of growth both nationally and internationally, with a particular emphasis on the UK market, our client relies on a continuous flow of talent coming into their organisation.
With primary locations in the UK and Genoa, as well as representative offices in France, Romania, Slovakia and Argentina, career opportunities also have a global reach.

About Fircroft:
Fircroft has been placing people in specialist technical industries for approaching half a century, focusing on mid to senior level engineers for contract and permanent roles worldwide. By applying for this job you give consent for Fircroft to contact you, via email & telephone, to discuss your application along with future positions and Fircroft's services.

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