Team Leader Production

  • Hobson Prior
  • Lucerne, Luzern, Switzerland
  • 17/03/2021
Full time Data Science Data Analytics Big Data Data Management Statistics

Job Description

A new opportunity has arisen within a leading provider of world-wide Healthcare Products in the UK who are recruiting for a Team Leader Production to join them on a permanent basis in Switzerland. You will be the team leader of a young team between 4 and 8 employees where you will be accountable for a smooth daily routine.

Please note that to be considered for this role you must have the right to work in this location.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Accountable for the management and processing of optimizations (CIP) (40%).
  • Initialize and manage optimization projects and check resources and equipment with different degrees of automation for potential (productivity / quality optimization).
  • To ensure the respective project impact as well as managing the portfolio of continuous improvement projects and ideas for improvement.
  • Monitoring of deadlines for measures.
  • Active participation in CIP & 5 S measures.
  • Moderate optimization and problem-solving workshops in cooperation with management or process owners.
  • Management of the team with a total of 4 - 8 employees as well as participation in the team.
  • Provision of the order documents.
  • Ensuring that work instructions, maintenance plans and forms in the area of ??production and maintenance (creation, modification and training) are up to date.
  • Data maintenance of electronic production systems (e.g. paperless documentation).
  • Feedback of orders produced and control of evidence documents.

Key Skills:

  • German as mother tongue or very good written and spoken skills.
  • Very good MS Office skills; Knowledge of SAP is an advantage.


  • Completed basic technical training.
  • Completed further training as a process specialist with FA resp. as an operating technician HF corporate processes.
  • You will have several years of experience in a production environment, ideally in the area of work preparation in the medical technology, chemical and pharmaceutical sectors.
  • Experience in lean and project management, CIP and 5S methodology is an advantage.
  • Understanding of technical complex procedures and processes.

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