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A great opportunity to work as part of an amazing team in a fast paced environment, where no two days are the same.
We are looking for a Shift Team Leader to join our chemical manufacturing site in Rotherham. You will manage shift teams and manufacturing assets to deliver production targets to required standards and timescales.
As Shift Team Leader you will manage production delivery against daily and weekly production plans for the relevant assets to all required standards. You will co-ordinate materials and resources to and from production to enable optimised production. Within this role you will be expected to use production performance and SHE systems to required standards to ensure accurate and timely recording of production and SHE information.
Within this role you will identify, implement and manage short/ medium term continuous improvement plans for own manufacturing assets and supports broader manufacturing improvement plans.
This role comes with the responsibility of line managing shift teams, including training and development to ensure Process Operators gain and maintain the appropriate level of technical competence for the role. You will also be responsible for out of hours production decisions, escalation point for shift technical production matters and Emergency Co-ordinator for relevant manufacturing assets.
Our ideal candidate will be highly organised and computer literate and able to problem solve and trouble shoot within remit of own role. You will bring experience of managing production teams in a complex/chemical/hazardous manufacturing environment. Along with demonstrable experience of applying best practice safety and continuous improvement methods and systems.
Experience of emergency/incident management is desirable. As is a HNC in a relevant discipline.
Due to the nature of this role, it will involve 24/7 shift working. The role may deputise for the Production Manager out of hours.
About Victrex: Victrex is an innovative world leader in high-performance PEEK and PAEK polymer solutions focusing on the strategic markets of automotive, aerospace, energy (including manufacturing and engineering), electronics and medical. Every day, millions of people use sustainable products and applications containing our materials – from smartphones, aeroplanes and cars to oil and gas operations and medical devices. With over 40 years‘ experience we are developing world leading solutions with PEEK and PAEK-based polymers and selected semi-finished and finished parts which shape future performance for our customers and our markets, deliver environmental and societal benefits, and drive value for our shareholders. Find out more at www.victrex.com.
In addition to a competitive salary we also provide a range of attractive benefits, including company pension and healthcare schemes.
Victrex values diversity and encourages applications from all sections of the community.