Team Leader/Tool Setter - Nights

Location Dudley
Discipline: Manufacturing
Job type: Permanent
Contact name: Kieran Macdonald
Contact email:
Job ref: J621
Published: about 1 month ago

GMP Recruitment are proud to be partnered with a globally successful and highly recognisable manufacturer, located in Dudley.

We are recruiting on their behalf for a Night Shift Warehouse Team Leader/Tool Setter to join their team on a full time, permanent contract, to plan, direct, and coordinate all activities pertaining to night shift production operations.

This is a full time, permanent position working Monday to Thursday 19:00pm - 05:30am. Please only apply if you can commit to working nights.

Our client specialises in the development of software solutions and steel products that are supplied to clients, worldwide.

The ideal candidate for this role will be an experienced Team Leader and Tool Setter that can demonstrate experience in a similar role, with production supervisory experience, tool setting experience and strong managerial skills.


Team Leader/Tool Setter main duties:


  • You will ensure night shift production planning is implemented and maintained
  • Supervise the nightshift employees and delegate work tasks when required, directing employees to production line when breakdowns occur
  • You will handle the setting and changing of Tooling - report breakdowns, ensure tool room is informed of tooling services
  • You will deliver a full handover from and to the day shift team ensuring the production related documents are completed for the shift and handed to Production Planner/ Manager
  • Meet quality requirements and ensure all health and safety quality policies and procedures are met


Team Leader/Tool Setter desired skills and experience:


  • You will have at least 5 years production supervisory experience  
  • Tool setting experience is essential
  • You will have good man management and supervisory skills with experience in leading teams
  • Computer literate with strong IT skills
  • A technical background would be beneficial



For all the above you can expect a salary of £27-31K which is dependent on experience. You will also receive a shift allowance of 15% for the night shift and fantastic fringe benefits.


This is a truly great opportunity to join a vastly successful and growing organisation that truly look after their staff and encourage career progression


If the above role sounds perfect for you, or you require more information, please click apply

GMP Recruitment are recruiting for this role on behalf of their client and are acting as a Recruitment Agency.