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Date Added: Fri 16/09/2022

Production Area Leader

Leeds, UK
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Job Type: Permanent, FullTime

Salary: £28,700 per annum

Kingspan are currently looking for a Production Area Leader to join our team based Sherburn-in-Elmet. You will join us on a full time, permanent basis and in return you will receive a competitive salary of Circa £28.7k shift allowance. 

Why join Kingspan Insulation?

We are entrepreneurial, collaborative, and we stand behind a common cause – better buildings for a better world.

Kingspan Insulation are a leading manufacturer of high-performance rigid insulation within the construction industry, operating from our site in Selby.  With 188 sites worldwide Kingspan is a global leading employer. We are experiencing significant growth right now and this is a genuinely exciting opportunity for an Area Leader to join a global leading business and play a part in our manufacturing operation!   We are proud of our genuinely positive and enjoyable working environment.

About the Production Area Leader role:

Kingspan Insulation is a global market leader in the manufacture and supply of premium high performance rigid insulation within the building services sector.  We are now looking to recruit an Area Leader at our site in Sherburn-in-Elmet, near Selby working a Monday – Friday Days/Afternoons Shift Pattern

The Area leader will be responsible for supporting the Team Leader by helping to oversee the day to day running of the production line and associated equipment, from the raw materials in to finished product out. They will be pro-active in coordinating activities associated with the production line and be fundamental in maintaining and improving upon; production, scrap, KPI’s and OEE figures. You will be used to working within a shift pattern and be prepared to be flexible within the workplace. You will be keen, motivated, proactive and willing to accept a challenging environment. In an ever changing role you must have a can-do approach to your work at all times.

What we are looking for in our Production Area Leader:

  • Leadership/Supervisor experience within a fast paced production environment
  • Experience of developing and coaching a successful team of +5 direct reports
  • A sound understanding of Health and Safety standards and compliance procedures.
  • Experience of ensuring that all QC processes are maintained throughout the production process.
  • Excellent problem-solving abilities including LEAN practices.
  • Strong computer skills, including the use of Microsoft Office.
  • IOSH trained (Advantageous)

Benefits of becoming our Production Area Leader:

  • Profit related bonus, Pension and Life Assurance included in addition in our comprehensive package.
  • Able to progress through the business
  • Kingspan offers lots of opportunity for training.  You will learn and be competent on many pieces of different equipment aiding your team in becoming multi skilled. Your role will also ensure that all production processes are operated to the highest levels.
  • Open plan, modern production, and manufacturing environment  near to Leeds, York and Wakefield.
  • Fantastic referral scheme in place when you refer a friend.
  • On-Site Parking
  • Access to discounted products

The role of Area Leader will be working a Monday – Friday Days/Afternoons Shift Pattern.

If you think you have the skills and experience required to become our Production Area Leader, please click ‘Apply’ today!

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