Team Leader

Title - Team Leader

Category - Production

Location - Kirkbymoorside, United Kingdom

Type - Permanent

Status - Full Time

Closing Thursday, March 22, 2018

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Vacancy Details

Marshall Aerospace and Defence Group is one of the largest independent aerospace and defence companies in the world delivering innovation and excellence in engineering, support solutions and services in the air, on land and at sea.
We specialise in the conversion, modification, maintenance and support of civil and military aircraft, defence vehicle engineering, shelter manufacture, composite solutions and the provision of personnel, training and advice. We are renowned and respected worldwide for our quality of service, engineering excellence, flexibility and reliability.
Part of the 105 year-old Marshall Group of Companies, which has an annual turnover of £1.3 billion, we have over 80 years of aviation experience and have completed over 1500 aircraft modifications in 35 countries. Within our land systems capability, we have designed, manufactured, delivered and supported more than 5000 tactical shelters in over 200 different configurations.

Job purpose:
This role is accountable to a Value Stream Manager for the smooth operational and delivery of Production activity within Advanced Composites. The role will ensure that operational delivery requirements are achieved. This role will identify resource requirements, tooling, procedures, lean processes, staff management, project support and training / development opportunities.
This role will be accountable to a Value Stream Manager for efficient use of overhead diversions ensuring that all costs are controlled, reported, and managed.
To support change programme across MADG, offer training, guidance and management support as required ensuring this is achieved.

Key Tasks:
•To ensure that all operational tasks are conducted in a safe environment
•To ensure that all required Quality Standards are adhered against
•To understand continuous improvement philosophy 
•To ensure that all project budgets are achieved and time booked correctly
•To ensure that all operations training requirements are aligned to process instructions  
•To ensure that month end targets are communicated appropriately, and where variation exists that all key stakeholders are informed of issue and recovery plan
•To ensure that the appropriate number of suitably trained staff are available to meet the business demand.
•To coordinate and manage the daily start up meetings, feeding back any issues to the Value Stream Manager as appropriate.
•To ensure that all activities are done within the Company Values 

Experience of working in a manufacturing environment.
Experience of leading a team or a project.

Key Skills/Competencies:
•Excellent organizational skills
•Ability to prioritise workload of self and others
•Ability to contribute to decision making process
•Have excellent communication and interpersonal skills
•Good IT skills

•Good standard of education
•Ideally NVQ level 3 in Management

Marshall ADG offers employees an attractive reward package. This comprises:
•Competitive base salary
•Discretionary bonus scheme
•25 days holiday plus bank holidays
•Generous company pension scheme
•Access to a healthcare plan
•An excellent flexible benefit scheme
•Access to a discount scheme which offers substantial savings with a range of retailers, hotel chains, holiday companies etc.

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