CNC Cell Leader

CNC Cell Leader

  • Location

    Caerphilly, Wales

  • Sector:

    Permanent Division

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  • Salary:

    Up to £27000.00 per annum

  • Contact:

    Suzanne Wheatcroft

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  • Published:

    3 months ago

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Our client a leading Internationally recognised Manufacturer need an experienced permanent CNC Cell Leader to join their successful team based at their site in Caerphilly.

Salary: £27,000.00 subject to experience

Role Summary: The main purpose of your role will be to ensure that the department meet all manufacturing targets, while continuing to improve on quality of product, reduction of waste and efficiencies of the line and its operators.


* You will be a hands - on visible team member and lead by example

* Experience using Fanuc CNC programs

* You will manage line operations to deliver on manufacturing and quality KPIs and advise management team, with regard to any issues on the line/department, preventing the success of meeting these

* Assist in the continuous improvement of the line/department through analysing line rates, work rates, SOPs, skills sets/abilities of Operators

* Ensure that you instil quality as one of the main objectives for the operator, along with reducing waste where possible

* Ensure blockers to OTIF are removed or resolved

* Root cause analysis

* Defining KPI targets with team and measurement of such

* Ensure that all associated paperwork is completed accurately in accordance with various guidelines

* Liaise with Engineering department, to ensure any planned maintenance activities are taken into consideration when planning for your team to hit production rates

* Ensure awareness/compliance within the working environment and to company policies and procedures including Health and Safety


* Must have previous experience of leading small teams within a manufacturing environment

* Able to work on own initiative and in support of Production Managers and the overall business goals

* Recognise improvement opportunities and support the team in achieving them

* Ability to lead a team in a fast-moving environment

* Must be Mechanically minded

* Ability to drive change

* Significant experience of leading within a well organised, effective production environment, whilst having a great understand of efficient production planning