Team Leader - Manufacturing

  • Salary: £35,000 - £40,000
  • REF Number: 00050322
  • Consultant: Naynesh Mistry
  • Contact: 01246 457703
  • Date Published: 07.04.2021
  • Sector: Chemicals, Healthcare, Life Sciences, Pharmaceutical, Testing Laboratory, Instrumentation
  • Location: Leicestershire, East Midlands
  • Discipline: Analytical Chemistry, Biochemistry, Biotechnology, Inorganic Chemistry, Organic Chemistry, Production/Manufacturing, Research And Development, Supply Chain, Technical Sales/Support

Naynesh Mistry is currently recruiting for a Team Leader - Manufacturing to join a leading life science laboratory supplier and chemical manufacturing company to be based near Leicester. This is a permanent shift based role.

Shift rota: The shift is on a rotational system (Mon - Thurs: 6am - 5pm and then Tues - Fri: - 7am - 6pm)

The Company: A Global Life Science powerhouse organisation that commits to analytical instrumentation and essential lab supplies, as well as a variety of otherconsumables.

The Role:

  • Manage of a team of Manufacturing Operators, working in a Chemical Manufacturing and Distillation Plant
  • As a Team Leader you will play a major role in delivering chemicals to Pharma, Academia and other Industrial sectors. This role combines People Management with Technical skills and requires a proactive hands-on approach


  • Competent to undertake risks assessments and COSHH assessments and participate in HAZOPs, leading to safety and process improvements
  • Responsible for training and development of your team
  • Responsible for organising scheduled batch production to meet delivery date commitments in a fast-paced processing environment

Your Background:

  • Degree in Science or Engineering / equivalent qualification / demonstrable experience in a Chemical/ bulk manufacturing environment
  • Direct Line Management of a Team
  • Knowledge of Health and Safety Regulations, applicable to Manufacturing
  • Willing to work variable shifts if required

Apply: For more information or to apply for this position, please contact Naynesh Mistry on 01246 457703 or email, quoting job ref 50322

It is essential that applicants hold entitlement to work in the UK.


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