Head of Engineering / Maintenance

Sherwood Recruitment
Rotherham / Sheffield / Chesterfield
£40000 - £45000/annum plus benefits
17 Jul 2017
16 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Sherwood Recruitment are excited to announce a new and exclusive vacancy for our client based in the Sheffield / Chesterfield / Rotherham area.

The company:
Supplying into the construction industry, with an international presence and over 1200 staff in the UK alone, our client is considered an employer of choice. With a turnover of over £2.5 billion in the group of companies and further expansion taking place now is a great time to join this leading manufacturer.

The person:
We are keen to speak with experienced Engineers with a natural flair for man management and leadership who have worked in similar manufacturing and production environments, with wooden or metal products, and who have been instrumental in the smooth running of day to day operations while keeping the bigger picture in view. Candidates will ideally be of a multi-skilled engineering background with a bias towards electrical engineering.

The role:
- You will be responsible for all maintenance and engineering activities for the South Yorkshire site including H&S, P&L, Recruitment and similar operational functions whilst also managing a team of experienced and apprentice engineers.

- You will be a champion of continuous improvement and knowledgeable of 5s campaigns and expansion, TPM and modern manufacturing processes.

- You will have experience of developing and mentoring staff and utilise this to support colleagues/employees within your business function as well as promoting self development of staff.

- Electrical Apprenticeship trained
- 17th Edition Qualified
- HNC or higher qualification in Mechanical or Electrical discipline.
- IOSH Trained

This is a days based role on a full time, permanent basis with on-site parking and just off the M1/M18 - easily commutable from Doncaster, Chesterfield, Sheffield, Rotherham and surrounding areas