Engineering Supervisor

3 days left

D R Newitt & Associates
24 Jul 2017
22 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
I have an exciting new engineering opportunity located within Hull

The role is as a Maintenance Shift Supervisor (electrical bias) within a well known and long established company.

The role will pay an annual salary of £34,000 with flexible overtime.
The Shift pattern is a Monday - Friday double days based role.
(one week 6-2, next week 2-10)

Reporting into the Engineering Manager you would be supervising a team of engineers to control the ongoing maintenance of the production area and site facilities management.

• To ensure the safe management of department, plant and personnel with regards to engineering/production functions.
• Monitor and supervise the Engineering teams, to ensure manufacturing efficiencies and productivity are maintained to a high level, including systems management.
• To ensure that downtime on all production lines are kept to a minimum/acceptable level.
• To maintain a high standard of housekeeping and hygiene.
• To ensure that all procedures and working methods are adhered to.
• To ensure planned maintenance is organised effectively, in conjunction with production planning, to reduce line downtime.
• Produce reports, and management information as required for the Deputy Engineering Manager or other personnel as required.
• Analyse efficiency of plant and recommendations for improvements.
• Keeping up-to-date records of equipment maintenance to meet company standards and legislation.
• To motivate, train and develop staff, improving attitudes and effective team management.
• Hold regular team meetings and conduct annual appraisals.
• Manage time and attendance records, to include overtime and holidays.
• To comply with all standard operative procedures to include ISO and BRC standards ensuring best practices at all times.

• Qualified engineer (ideally electrical bias) with good working knowledge of mechanical and electrical engineering
• Experience in FMCG or equivalent process industry
• Proven track record of successful project management.
• Good standard of education, articulate, numerate and the ability to communicate both verbally and in writing. IT literate.
• Proven track record of managing multifunctional and integrated teams.
• Knowledge of industrial Health, Safety and Environmental aspects.
• Clean driving licence.
• Ability to work at a consistent level under pressure and demanding deadlines.
• Ability to work with others in various team environments and to be confident and assertive with people at all levels.
• Be able to listen, assess and appreciate ideas of others, ability to conceptually think ideas through.
• Be able to challenge and present alternative solutions.
• Be open to new technologies and techniques.
• An applied knowledge of Lean practice

If you feel you have the relevant experience and are interested please contact me either by return email or on (Apply online only) so that we can discuss further