Engineering Manager

FoodEng Recruitment
From £48,000 to £52,000 per annum
30 Nov 2017
08 Dec 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Engineering Manager - South Yorkshire
£48,000 - £52,000pa + Benefits
The Company:
  • Privately owned Food Manufacturing business.
  • They supply private label products to the UK’s major retailers.
  • Employ over 700 people on this site alone.
  • Recognised as a “Top Performer” by their customers and trade associations.

The Role:
  • Reporting to the Chief Engineer.
  • Responsibility for a team 25 + Personnel, including Engineering Shift Managers, Lead Engineers and Multi-Skilled Maintenance Engineers.
  • Develop and monitoring an effective PPM Schedule to eliminate downtime.
  • Identify skills gaps and implement structured training programs.
  • Manage budgets for maintenance and external contractors.
  • Initiate continuous improvement projects that will maximise machinery efficiency. Provide regular performance updated to the senior management team.
  • Attend Daily, Weekly & Monthly Management Meeting.
  • Monitor Team KPI’s and offer effective direction to the Engineering Shift Managers.
  • Ensure all H&S procedures are adhered to at all times.

The Person:
  • Minimum 2 years Food Industry Experience.
  • Previous background managing an engineering team that included engineering team leaders.
  • Proven ability in changing engineering team cultures.
  • Should be able to demonstrate where they have made significant improvements across planned maintenance, engineering costs and waste reduction.
  • Possess excellent communication skills with a motivational management style.

Vacancy Ref: 2842

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