Head of Engineering

Silver Stone Search and Selection Ltd
Up to £80,000
09 Nov 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
This is a great role with growth opportunities in a business which invests in engineering. We are looking for an experienced engineering manager to lead site engineering with a leading food and beverage manufacturing business. You will be applying your people and engineering knowledge to improve plant performance and move towards World Class Engineering. This is a business which invests in engineers and plant. The role: - You will be responsible for the site engineering function across maintenance, capital project, strategy and improvement work. - You will be responsible for setting the engineering agenda to deliver reliability that can deliver against operational needs as well as providing great service to internal customers. - Able to lead through managers. - You will need to promote best practice and have a results orientated approach with an emphasis on delivering results through the effective leadership of your team. - In addition you will play a key role as part of the site management team. Your experience: - You should be a qualified engineer and have experience of managing a large site engineering team in an FMCG, processing or food manufacturing environment. - A flexible and hands on approach to people management is essential, you must be able to motivate a team and deliver improvements through effective people management. - You will be able to demonstrate accountability and effective delivery of goals and have broad engineering skills and a passionate approach that will inspire your team. - You should be an innovative thinker and be able to develop creative solutions to problems. - A self motivated individual with high energy levels, you can calmly react to unexpected business demands to achieve the desired results. - Experience of providing engineering capability for a growing operation is desirable. - Able to take people with you through sensible change.
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