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Job Reference : Production Team/Section Leader) - Corrugate
Job Title Production Team/Section Leader) - Corrugate
Start Date ASAP
Employment Type Permanent
Hours of Work Full Time
Salary Details £27,500
Salary Type Annual
Salary Amount £20,000-30,000
Region Midlands
Town Grantham
Description Corrugate Section Leader

Location: Grantham, Lincolnshire

Sector: Bespoke Packaging Manufacturing

Package: Basic Salary £27,500 Plus Bonus & Company Benefits

The Company

Macfarlane Design & Manufacture are seeking to appoint an experienced Corrugate Section Team Leader to manage the factory based production team at our site in Grantham. Our specialist manufacturing division designs and manufactures bespoke protective packaging solutions. Our customers are UK wide and span a number of key verticals including: Aerospace, Defence, Electronics, Industrial and Medical.

The Corrugate Section Leader Role

The Corrugate Section Leader will be primarily responsible in working alongside the Production Planner and the Manufacturing Team operatives, to co-ordinate work within the factory, in order to ensure attainment to plan ensuring quality and health and safety standards are maintained.

Corrugate Section Leader Key Duties

Take ownership of production work-to-lists to meet production schedules
Review future production schedules and related information, liaising with the production manager determines material and labour requirements to identify overdue orders, track materials and highlight capacity constraints.
Quality Control: Examine material delivered to production departments and finished goods to verify conformance to specifications
To take on responsibility for the control of failed quality components.
Compile and maintain manual or computerised records, such as material inventory, in-process production reports, status and location of materials
Responsible for stock reconciliation and subsequent stock adjustment
Active leader in daily production meetings
Liaise with the Sales, and Planning functions to ensure materials meet demand for production
Control of material usage from BOM accuracy to actual build, looking at usage per unit
Create and, also, assist team members to maintain SOP’s and the visual management boards
Provide timely and concise reports to the production Manager
Carry out logical problem solving to enable the correct identification of production issues and accurate reporting whilst communication with Team members
Ensure that staffing levels meet production requirements each working day, effectively monitoring the use of overtime to meet production schedules
Ensure quality standards are maintained, investigating defects and ensure any issues are resolved
Ensure that all Health & Safety policies and practises are adhered to
Monitor relevant KPIS – to action poor performing areas to improve – feedback to the production manager with action and timescales to improve.
Multi skill individual team members which is captured with a live training matrix.
Support maintenance schedules

Do you have the correct profile?

In order to apply you must have sound knowledge of the corrugated industry, raw materials, equipment and processes with emphasis on basic flexographic printing and flatbed die-cutting (essential). Additionally, you will be a proven leader with experience of program delivery and program management skills, coupled with strong project management capabilities.

The Package

In return we offer a competitive basic starting salary along with an attractive performance/profit linked bonus scheme, and flexible employee benefits scheme that includes: 28 days annual leave (*includes bank holidays), contributory pension, childcare vouchers & employee discount scheme. Macfarlane Group is also dedicated to maximizing every employee’s potential, by providing career development plans and pathways in an environment that fosters personal growth and continuous improvement.

Next Steps

Shortlisted applicants can generally expect to be contacted within 5-10 working days and local interviews shall be arranged. Please apply online only. If you have not heard from us within 10 working days please assume that your application has not been successful on this particular occasion.

Industry Sector Paperboard - Corrugated
Other Packaging - Cases
Print - Carton
Job Level Management
Job Function Production

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