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Manufacturing Assembly Team Leader

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Job Title:              Manufacturing Assembly Team Leader

Sector:                  Aerospace & Manufacturing

Salary:                   £26,000 – £27,000
Location:              Sheffield, South Yorkshire

Contract:             Full Time / Permanent

Verus Recruitment Partners are pleased to be supporting a South Yorkshire based leading international aerospace & automotive manufacturer. We are supporting the Recruitment of a Manufacturing Assembly Team Leader on a full-time basis due to continued growth and projects.

As my clients Manufacturing Assembly Team Leader, you will be an experienced Assembly Operative with experience in leading and managing a team, you will be tasked with:

Job Purpose:

  • The management of a team of employees
  • Provide clear communication of my client’s goals.
  • Follow and promote Health & Safety practices.
  • Ensure your team works too and meets production deadlines set by the business.


  • Be a hands-on leader, working on the assembly line with your team.
  • Co-ordinate and manage your team to achieve and maintain production targets.
  • Develop training plans for your team.
  • Manage overtime holidays etc. for your team.
  • Communicate effectively with all team members highlighting any issues affecting production.
  • Lead from the front through personal example, showing your team the standards and behaviours expected of them.
  • Updating all KPI metrics in real time.
  • Monitoring and reporting the productivity performance of the team.
  • Collaborating with other Team Leaders, which includes setting plans to make sure production targets are met.

About You:

  • Manufacturing Assembly/Fitting experience – Ideally 5+ years.
  • Supervisory experience in an engineering or manufacturing setting.
  • The ability to lead and motivate others.
  • Understanding of Lean manufacturing techniques.
  • Problem solving skills and the ability to multitask.
  • Excellent communicator and a Team player.
  • The ability to work in a fast paced and high-pressured environment.
  • Confident decision maker, displaying an ability to use initiative to interpret and delegate work requirements.
  • Aerospace and or/ automotive experience ideally.

What’s in it for you?

  • £26,000-£27,000 per year (Salary dependant on experience)
  • Free Parking.
  • Working for a fantastic business.
  • Pension scheme and other benefits


For more information please contact our Sheffield Team on 01143 830 046.

***Verus Recruitment Partners are acting as a Recruitment Agency in relation to this vacancy and is an Equal Opportunities Employer***

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