Kit Build Team Leader - Newbury in Newbury at Stryker Corporation

Date Posted: 11/10/2020

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Job Description

Kit Build Team Leader – Newbury

Do you want to have a positive effect on people’s health every day you come to work?

We’re looking for someone with a passion & talent for people leadership to guide our high performing Kit Building Team in Newbury.

If you have this and also experience in Operations/Manufacturing/Logistics then this role could be a great fit for you.

This role could suit a talented entry level people manager.

Who We Want:

  • Decision Making/Judgement – Selects effective approaches to solving issues, based on available information and business objectives and escalates appropriately.
  • Relationship Builder – Builds and maintains relationships within the team and across the wider organisation
  • Innovation & Creativity – Identifies and champions new ideas.
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Proactive - Has a pro-active and independent personality, ability to manage their own workload and prioritise appropriately
  • Strong internal drive and motivation to make a difference and add value to an organisation

What You will Do:

The Kit Build Team Leader will lead the build and Instrument return teams, helping maintain the Company’s kit build activities by improving processes whilst meeting customer service and quality.

You will take day to day responsibility for ensuring all consignment orders and Instrument returns are being processed efficiently, coordinating the team based on varying workload.

The team leader will also be responsible for ensuring all relevant paperwork is processed and stored correctly with returned assets and track asset activities throughout the year, including an official count in Q4.

What You Need:

Qualifications / education required:

GCSE or higher

Experience required:

  • 2+ years experience in general operations, manufacturing or logistics including a customer facing role.
  • Ideally experience of running a shift or leading a team in a similar environment
  • Experience of business process analysis and leading improvement initiatives.
  • Well versed in Microsoft Office tools.


  • Lean Six Sigma green / black belt qualified and have experience in leading lean process projects.
  • Experience of reverse logistics, consignment businesses and / or medical devices.

Work From Home: Not available

Travel Percentage: 0%

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