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Pack Team Lead








Permanent – Part Time

Company Description


Rewards and Benefits on Offer;

  • Competitive salary
  • Career progression opportunities.
  • Stable growing organisation.
  • Permanent employment.
  • Immediate start.

Working Hours:

  • The role will be over 2 days for 16 hours per week.
  • This role requires flexibility to work up to full time hours for around 4 weeks per year to cover holidays.
  • There is an opportunity for over time, however this would be dependent on current pack lead structures.

MTrec’s New Opportunity;

MTrec Technical are proudly representing our prestigious engineering client, based near Newcastle, with their plans for growth and expansion, by recruiting a part time Pack Team Lead to join their team on a permanent basis. You will be joining a fast-paced, dynamic company, with an excellent team-based culture and huge opportunities to progress your career. Our client will be soon entering a period of sustained growth and expansion as they widen their customer portfolio, with a significant number of high value orders for many years into the future. You will be joining a very secure and expanding business, where you will enjoy a varied working environment, and great team culture.

If you have a background in production and experience leading a team, please apply now for an immediate response.



Job Specification

The Job You’ll Do;

  • Fully competent to stand in for a Shift Manager when required.
  • Effectively liaise with the Product Lead to ensure product quality and schedule adherence, rate, giveaway, quality.
  • Fully competent in line set up, adjusting, planning, and ensuring all areas are covered effectively to deliver plan.
  • Ensure Quality Assurance Specifications are understood and adhered to fully, addressing and monitoring any concerns and areas of improvement required.
  • Ensure final product meets all specifications.
  • First point of contact for all absence, holidays, and ER issues, planning effectively to ensure required personnel to deliver production plan.
  • Fully competent to train and verify competency on all relevant quality control checks. 
  • Fully competent to train Production Operators to successfully undertake their job.
  • Trained and competent in performing GMP audits in any area and ensure completed on schedule.
  • Trained and competent in performing Risk Assessment in own area and ensure completed on schedule.
  • Ensure all stock rotation, line clearance and traceability procedures are always adhered to.
  • Ensure all changeovers and cleans are organised, documented, and completed on time and pass allergen tests.
  • Support Shift Manager and deliver Safety, Quality, Delivery and Cost (SQDC, rate, waste, giveaway, and labour control)
  • Ensure all process control documentation is completed in time and in full consistently delivering 100% of effective document control.
  • Ensure all health and safety requirements for the line and the team are fully adhered to.
  • Ensure smooth running of all processing through to palletisation.
  • Ensure 100% accuracy in packaging, coding, and labelling.
  • To lead Continuous Improvement projects.
  • Lead the packing team to ensure SQDC delivered.
  • Carry out other duties as and when business requirements dictate as may be reasonably expected by line manager.

About You; 

  • Experience working in production/manufacturing in a Team Lead/Supervisory role.
  • Good verbal and written English communication.
  • Good numeracy and IT skills
  • Level 2 Food Safety (business can provide if needed)
  • Level 2 Health and Safety (desirable)
  • Leadership and/or team building qualifications (desirable)