Engineering Manager

First Military Recruitment
£32k - 35k per year + Benefits
27 Sep 2017
03 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
JS125 - Engineering Manager (Electrical)Location: Ashton Keynes Salary: £32,000 - £35,000 + BenefitsOverview:First Military Recruitment are currently seeking an experienced Engineering Manager on behalf of our clients, a leading manufacturer and supplier of building materials.The Engineering Manager will be responsible for the engineering team across the entire site including the manufacturing process. The successful candidate will also be the required to be the competent electrical and mechanical person on site.This role would suit ex-military personnel however, candidates from all backgrounds will be considered.Duties and Responsibilities:· To establish and operate to recognised corporate & local Health & Safety standards. · To have responsibility for the engineering team.· To ensure all plant, services and equipment is maintained/serviced in line with company and manufacturer's requirements.· To manage and implement the maintenance schedules.· To help achieve key performance indicators for productivity and quality.· To advise on plant issues and improvement opportunities.· To control all engineering documentation/records.· To control purchasing of supplies and services for the engineering function.· Manage engineering projects and contractors.· To help manage the engineering budget.· To ensure maximum possible plant uptime.· Ensure clear communication and compliance to Health & Safety Standards.· Monitor and maintain engineering skill set, identifying where necessary training needs.· Operate and maintain good levels of housekeeping.· Consistently achieve high levels of productivity and quality/safety standards.· Work effectively with line management and other employees to highlight plant issues and opportunities and implement improvements.· To ensure that electrical/mechanical/hydraulic systems are installed, used and maintained in a safe and cost effective manner as set out in the Electrical Safety Management System and other key procedures and policies/regulations.Skills and Qualifications:· Qualified Electrician.· Experience of leading a team and having responsibility for site plant equipment and services.· Multi-skilled engineering background ideally HND or similar.· Experience with automated factory machinery.· Experience in fault finding and repair.Location: Ashton Keynes Salary: £32,000 - £35,000 + Benefits
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