Engineering Manager

Recruiter
Elevation Recruitment
Location
Kingston Upon Hull
Salary
£55000 - £65000/annum Package
Posted
18 Jun 2017
Closes
18 Jul 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
An Engineering Manager is required for a new manufacturing site in East Yorkshire. Our client is part of a hugely successful international organisation with sites across the UK. The role will take the lead on all technical responsibility on site reporting direct to the Site Director.

The role of Engineering Manager is a critical leadership position and involves the strategic and operational leadership of the Engineering department. You will work closely with the Directorial team to make a difference empowered to make key decisions along the way and providing a central influence to the company achieving its goals.

The Engineering Managers duties and responsibility will include:

* Lead, motivate and support a diverse Engineering team within a demanding environment
* Take strategic lead on all projects and maintenance
* Responsible for the quality team on site and the effective implementation of QMS
* Develop and maintain Engineering resource plans to achieve deadlines set
* Manage staff selection, performance, development and training processes to ensure team competencies and capabilities to reach the business goals and expectations
* Lead Sustaining and NPI Engineering functions
* Develop, implement and continuously improve Engineering policies, standards and procedures
* Create robust succession plans that provide strength and depth
* Identify and deliver transformation and growth strategies within Engineering department

We would be keen to speak to candidates with the following skills and experience:

* Degree level or equivalent in engineering based subject
* Precision engineering (CNC) background is essential
* Ability to create and drive a resource plan to achieve specific deadlines
* Proficient with applying Lean Manufacturing, Six Sigma or other continuous improvement including knowledge of Lean, Six Sigma and Kaizen methodologies
* Demonstrable experience of managing a multi-functional engineering team including quality, engineering and CI
* Extensive experience of driving projects and investment

This is a fantastic opportunity to lead an exceptional team with real investment from the wider group.

To apply for this position please send your application or call (Apply online only) for all enquiries.

Elevation Engineering & Manufacturing is a specialist recruitment consultancy dealing with senior engineering, technical and operational positions in South Yorkshire and the surrounding regions. If you match the specified criteria and are interested in discussing the position in more detail, we would love to hear from you