Reference : GBR08336

Shift Team Leader

  • Technical Production
  • United Kingdom Corby
  • Permanent / Regular
  • Posting date : 09/13/2022

Position description

Shift Team Leader

Saint Gobain



As a Shift Team Leader at Saint Gobain you can expect a varied, challenging and fast paced role where you will be joining a business that is focused on building excellent customer oriented teams in every business unit. As a Shift Team Leader you will be a front line leader to all production matters as well as nurturing a positive culture / environment in a multi discipline Production facility where you can showcase your flair for people management, production optimization, time management, cost control and stakeholder management


The Shift Team Leader will ensure that Leadership and coordination of day to day Production activities in line with the needs of the business.  Ensuring all Safety, Quality and Operational processes and procedures are adhered to drive operational excellence.  Continually develop the Production team and processes to manufacture goods Right-First-Time & “OTIF” to meet customer expectations. This fantastic career opportunity will allow you the opportunity to work in a world class production facility alongside a highly skilled Senior Management team to develop the skills and knowledge to develop a long term career with Saint


Saint-Gobain Performance Plastics is the world's leading producer of engineered, high-performance polymer products, making a positive difference in virtually every major industry across the globe— from the bearings and seals found on Formula 1 race cars to radomes that protect radar devices on commercial and military aircrafts. Saint-Gobain Performance Plastics is rooted in a deep heritage of product innovation, technological expertise and market leadership.


And what about flexibility? The world of work is changing, if you have specific needs around flexibility we’re always open to discussing ways of making it work if we can, hit apply and be happy to talk to you.


Here’s a short breakdown of the key focus areas in this role

  • Support the Production Manager in maintaining and improving in the site 5’S levels, SMAT & TF/EVE incident reporting to drive the continued development of the behavioural safety culture


  • To carry out Risk Assessments and Safe Systems of Work for all production related activities, develop other safety procedures as and when required


  • Support the Production Manager with production process issues, resolutions and implementation of corrective actions


  • To actively support and lead CAPEX/WCM projects and activities to drive continuous improvement, waste reduction and cost control




Is this role right for me?

Our key attitudes; Innovative. Customer Focused. Agile. Open and Engaging. Entrepreneurial - are what makes us and how we like to work at Saint-Gobain. These are shared characteristics of us all and traits we look for in future team members. We are looking for the right person to fit in with our Saint-Gobain culture, but we know this needs to be right for you too. So if you think you match with the following, then we would love to hear from you!


Although we do require someone with proven experience in an industrial environment, and experience within a plastics production/manufacturing environment a positive attitude and a commitment to your learning and development are most important. If you have experience of interacting with customers and leadership qualities that’s okay, we will support your learning to help you develop with us


Is Saint-Gobain the right company for me?

We are on a mission to ‘Make the World a Better Home’; this is about creating solutions that improve the performance of buildings, to be responsible and ethical, and to support our local communities. It’s also our journey to Net Carbon Zero. So if you want to be part of our new vision and share the same passion as us, we’d love to hear from you.


Regardless of which business you join, you will be welcomed into a professional and warm environment, where we value all of our employees equally and have a strong focus on their health, safety and wellbeing at all times


Did you know we’ve won ‘Top UK & Global Employer’ 6 years running?!


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