Assembly Team Leader

We are currently recruiting for the position of Assembly Team Leader.


The responsibilities for this position will include the following (but not limited to):

  • The Assembly Team Leader will be responsible for his/her area and be accountable for all aspects of the team’s performance.
  • To organise, task manage, plan and prioritise.
  • Headcount management.
  • To provide training – cross training, multi-skilling, job-rotation.
  • To conduct recruitment and induction.
  • Ensure GMP (Good Manufacturing Practices) requirements are maintained.
  • Production planning to meet customer demands.
  • To guide others to problem solve by teaching/ advising/ guidance.
  • Conduct trouble shooting support and root cause analysis.
  • To provide hands-on support.
  • Ensure good communication is maintained with direct reports as well as senior management.
  • Ensuring progress is monitored, problems and solutions are both identified and recorded.
  • Inventory control.
  • Ensure that health and safety guidelines are followed.
  • Deputise for Production Manager when necessary.
  • Other such duties as may be assigned from time to time by their Manager.

Person Specification:

Candidates likely to be called for interview will have most or all of the following:

  • Ideally should have 2-5 years’ experience in a similar manufacturing environment.
  • Strong people leadership, interpersonal and communication skills are required.
  • Knowledge and experience of materials/ inventory planning systems is essential.
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office Applications (Word, Excel, PowerPoint) is required.
  • Skilled in the use of lean principles, 5S, Kaizen, Waste elimination, Green Belt is advantageous.
  • The ability to work under pressure and motivate others to meet tight deadlines.

Position Details

This is a full-time position on a Permanent contract with a view to starting asap.


Interested applicants should submit their up to date CV and Cover Letter to [email protected]. All applications will be treated in strict confidence.

Arrotek Medical is an equal opportunities employer.