Virtuoso Doors are the leading composite door and PVCu panel manufacturer supplying trade customers nationwide. Based in brand new premises at Follingsby Park, we are now recruiting for a new role as Paint Shop Team Leader to join our expanding team.

Responsible to: Production Manager

Responsible for: Paint Shop Cell Leader, Production Operatives  

Job Purpose: Working as part of the Production Management Team to manage the day to day running of Production in the most cost effective and efficient manner.  Planning and agreeing production schedules with the Production Manager.  Liaison with Despatch to ensure delivery of goods to customers on time and in full.  Working with supply chain to control stock levels to ensure production is met.  Day to Day supervision of staff including training, carrying out return to work interviews, monitoring attendance, investigating potential disciplinary issues and monitoring performance.  Ensure all health, safety and wellbeing procedures are being complied with.

Key Duties

  • To Hold Daily Activity Briefings (DAB’s) with all employees in your team
  • To oversee the production process of the team and in liaison with the Production Manager.
  • To ensure that planned KPI’s of efficiency and performance are met or exceeded in liaison with the Production Manager.
  • To ensuring that cost-reducing measures are implemented/upheld in your team.
  • To monitor stock to ensure sufficient raw materials are available for production needs and manufactured goods are controlled efficiently to avoid affecting production.
  • To monitor compliance with standard operating procedures for all production operations in the assigned area
  • To ensure highest quality of goods are manufactured first time, reducing all wastage.
  • To monitor and support continuous improvement activities, implementation of change management and best practices.
  • To carry out on-the-job training and supervise performance improvement measures to ensure that all production staff reach their highest potential and optimum performance levels.
  • To ensure compliance with health, safety and wellbeing policies and procedures 
  • To ensure that adequate records of all activities are kept.

Person Specification

Key Skills

• Building effective relationships and influencing change

• Problem solving and action planning

• Planning, organising, and time management

• Stock Management experience


Essential Experience:

• Previous experience of Automated Paint Booths

• Previous people management

Desirable Experience:

• Previous similar industry experience


• Free onsite car parking. • Enrolment to Perk Box - full of local discounts and freebies (such as cinema tickets and Greggs sausage rolls) . • An Employee Assistance Programme – 24-7 helpline with access to counselling and financial advice. • Training and Succession Planning – including IOSH/ILM and Forklift training courses, and time off to attend personal training. • Bonus scheme to recognise when targets have been met.

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