Engineering Manager

The Advocate Group
08 Mar 2018
17 Mar 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Job Type: Engineering Manager

Salary: £50,000 – £60,000
Location: Northampton
Sector/Industry: FMCG
Job Reference: 23963


Are you an experienced Engineering Manager with proven success of driving and leading multi-disciplined teams to achieve the desired results?
Are you interested in joining a multi-billion pound organisation with a global presence who are true experts in their market? If so read on

The business are a well-respected manufacturer, with a portfolio of products provided to countries all over the world. They are part of a larger group, affiliated with some of the industry’s most recognised brands. The company offers a positive and attractive career environment offering the opportunity for individuals grow and further their career.

The Role:
The Engineering Managerwill work within Global Engineering and will lead a team of 35 encompassing electrical and control, design and reliability and maintenance engineering. You will also provide expertise around continuous improvement, capital investment projects and delivery of short and long-term strategy and performance targets.

Key responsibilities:

  • To develop and deliver a site engineering strategy in line with the organisations goals and objectives of maintenance, efficiency, and regulatory requirements.
  • To prepare and submit Engineering and Maintenance budgets.
  • To plan and organise plant shutdowns for Engineering and Maintenance works.
  • To ensure HAZOP and hazards audits are carried out on a new and existing plant.
  • Foster a continuous improvement mindset within the team
  • Investigate improvement programmes to meet plant maintenance weakness in equipment, material, tools method and procedures.

The successful candidate:
The ideal candidate will be an experienced Senior Engineering Manager with an excellent track record of delivering world-class performance in engineering within a Manufacturing environment.

The Ideal experience:
  • Experience of working in a fast-paced manufacturing environment such as Food, Chemical or Pharmaceutical.
  • First-hand experience in leading a large engineering team.
  • Experience of building effective workings teams and working closely with other departments
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills.
  • An ability to review projects, manage resources, monitor schedules and maintain budgets.

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