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Team Leader – Second Ops

March 29, 2019
Competitive salary with excellent benefits

Blatchford is an award winning rehabilitation provider, who are proud to be industry leaders in the Prosthetics and Orthotics market, with first class manufacturing facilities, distributing product throughout the UK and overseas, as well as being the leading supplier of services and products to the NHS.

We now have an excellent opportunity for a Team Leader – Secondary Operations, to join our busy Manufacturing team based in our rapidly growing facility in Basingstoke.

The Team Leader is responsible for managing the daily performance of the Second Operation Technicians; organisation of work, reporting on and making improvements to the department’s performance.

This is an exciting and challenging role for a pro-active individual, who has proven experience within a manufacturing environment.

The successful candidate will ideally have completed an apprenticeship in manufacturing, or equivalent, however we welcome applications from those without formal qualifications but who can demonstrate considerable experience in similar roles.

They will utilise their skills and experience to take responsibility for:

  • To lead the team of Second Operation Technicians.
  • Organise work, monitor and report on output.
  • To manage the day-to-day needs of the team.
  • Deburr, wash, rumble and shot blast components.

Therefore we are ideally looking for a strong communicator with good interpersonal skills, who is able to work as part of a team or independently.

The role is full time and permanent; working 36.5 hours a week Monday to Friday, with an early finish on Friday’s. We offer competitive salaries, excellent benefits and the opportunity to work in a unique manufacturing environment, driving success in an award winning organisation.


How to apply?

If this sounds like the type of unique Manufacturing team you would love to be a part of and you are a pragmatic individual, who is looking for a new challenge with an excellent employer, we want to hear from you! Please forward your CV to Jen Dickson, HR Advisor on or contact Jen in confidence for more information.

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