Engineering Manager

Food and Drink Recruit
10 Jan 2018
09 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Role: Engineering Manager
Location: Baxenden, nr Blackburn Lancashire
Salary: Competitive + Benefits + Prospects

It takes more than a certain something to create one of the UK's biggest and brightest food companies. It takes the four magical ingredients of entrepreneurial spirit, the motivation to thrive on challenge, the desire to lead the food industry and ability to work with agility and pace. These ingredients have seen us become a 23,000-strong team in just 20 years!

We are built on people like you: an exceptional Engineering Manager who has what it takes to make an impact in our site.

About the Role
As Engineering Manager you will lead a multi skilled engineering team who give 24/7 cover over 3 shifts. You will work days yourself but have the flexibility on hours in order to fulfil your role. With a strong focus on Planned Preventative Maintenance, you will also get involved in engineering projects and capital expenditure as required. Setting and monitoring engineering budgets. It's challenging, exciting, and fast pace with no 2 days the same.

About You

Can you do it? Yes you can, if you're fanatical about food, thrive under pressure and have the can-do spirit that's created our brand. Bring those qualities along with the below and you will have the Recipe for success:

  • Experienced Engineering Manager from manufacturing, preferably food.
  • Experience leading a multi skilled team
  • Background in both mechanical and electrical engineering is ideal.
  • Excellent communication skills and people management skills
  • Project management experience
  • Analytical skills, problem solving and root cause analysis
  • High degree of IT literacy, experience of ID Hammar helpful but not essential
  • Experience in setting and monitoring budgets

If you feel that you are ready to be an Engineering Manager for the UK's biggest selling food manufacturer and want to make the most of this amazing opportunity, please apply, we're looking forward to hearing from you!

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Due to the amount of applications received, only those who our client wishes to progress will be contacted. If you have not received correspondence within 21 days, then please assume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. Thank you for reading this advertisement.

This may be of interest to the following: Chief Engineer, Engineering Manager, Head of Engineering, Maintenance Manager, Engineering Supervisor, Multi Skilled Engineer, FMCG, Food Manufacturing, Drinks Manufacturer, Production, Blackburn, Bury, Preston. Rochdale, Bolton, Manchester.

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