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Engineering Team Leader

May 28, 2024


Where do people love what they do, and being great at what they do?

At Swisslog, that’s where! Our teams are the heart of a world-leading Robotics company that’s harnessing the power of technology to shape the future of intralogistics. The result? We’re transforming performance and efficiency for customers across the globe, giving them the vital edge in their markets.  

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  • Redditch
    Redditch, United Kingdom
  • Swisslog
    Swisslog, onsite
  • Engineering
  • Permanent Position
    Permanent Position


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Engineering Team Leader, Grantham.  £56-60K dependent on experience.  Working rotating mornings and afternoons, with some night shift cover required. Excellent company benefits to include private health care and company contributory pension scheme. •    To manage and lead a team of multidiscipline engineers, delivering all aspects of the engineering service within KPI guidelines. •    To manager and coordinate the daily activities of the team of Resident Engineers through effective planning and organisation. •    As Engineering Team Leader you will always represent Swisslog in a professional manner. •    Ensure that all work is carried out to a satisfactory level as per the Service Level Agreement for the customer. •    Conduct performance management reviews. •    Coach and mentor your team and be a positive role model. •    Able to understand teams’ strengths and weaknesses. •    Able to analyse and lead under high pressure and during difficult situations. •    Ensure that the company’s and customers safety regulations are followed at all times. •    Prepare and participate in method statements, risk assessments, and client user and maintenance documentation. •    Drive continuous improvement on site with your team and comply with Health and Safety legislation.

Application Requirements

What you need to succeed The Person  •    Previous experience in an Engineering Team Leaders role is essential. •    An Apprentice trained Electrical/Mechanical/Controls/Automation Engineer, with a minimum Level 3 Qualification and proven competence. •    Experience of working with automation would be ideal for this role, however we will take applications from other industries. •    Able to work at heights and climb vertical ladders. •    This is a customer facing role, so you must be able to communicate effectively at all levels. •    Able to adapt to new and changing demands and situations. •    Able to share knowledge with others proactively and always show integrity. Ideal Experience •    Frozen warehouse environment  •    ONC or HNC  •    Previous automated warehouse experience. •    PPM Planning •    Excellent communication skills. •    Previous continuous improvement experience. •    An understanding of Controls. •    Health and Safety (ISO 45001)  •    Managing and coordinating daily activities  •    Coaching and mentoring  •    Performance management reviews  •    Data analysis of equipment data to meet KPI's  •    Computer Literate, ideally familiar with MS Office products.

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Our promise to you

Swisslog is a world of opportunity for people who can deliver a game changing mission: driving the future of intralogistics, by shaping an era of robotic and data-driven automated solutions that create exceptional customer value.

Join us on this journey and you’ll be part of a global enterprise that’s proud of its Swiss roots - and hugely excited by the worldwide opportunities open to everyone in the Swisslog family. So come and realize your potential, in a team that’s united by passion and driven by the OneSwisslog team spirit.

About Swisslog

Swisslog is shaping the future of intralogistics. As part of the KUKA Group, we work on the latest technologies that are reimagining the world of logistics. We’re a team of 2,900 experts from 50 countries, serving some of the world's largest and most exciting brands. Together, we’re implementing smart and innovative approaches - including flexible robot-based and data-driven automation solutions that are transforming the supply chain. So join our team and share your unique perspective.

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