Shift Engineering Team Manager

Hunter Selection Limited
16 May 2018
15 Jun 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Our client is one of the UK's leading fresh produce & FMCG warehouse & distribution companies. Due to continued growth, they are looking for several dynamic & aspirational characters to become a part of their Engineering Team Management structure.

Role & Responsibilities:

*Carry out supervision and management of a diverse team of engineering & technical staff

*Proactively development your team members, assist with skills improvements, appraisals, mentoring, personal KPi monitoring and be the inspirational influencer

*Drive lean manufacturing, continuous improvements & process improvements culture

*Allocate workload, prioritise maintenance schedules, PPM planning & scheduling

*Lead from the front and be hands-on alongside the team assisting with any maintenance issues, fault finding & project managements

*Be responsible for health & safety, site compliance, contractor management & product quality

*Reporting and monitoring of data for automation and maintenance activities & improvements

Knowledge, Skills & Experience:

*Must have management experience within an autonomous FMCG environment

*Happy to be hands-on, part of the team and lead from the front

*Understanding of automated production, picking & storage systems and robotics

*Must be all about team performance, developing people & guiding their career paths

*Ideally be HNC level qualified with a time-served apprenticeship

*Good organisational & communication skills to delegate to team members

*Must have a good technical ability relating to automation hardware & software

*Knowledge of Health & Safety, Lean Manufacturing, Continuous Improvements & site compliance, daily reporting & monitoring of data

*Flexible to working rotating shifts within a set 24/7 shift rota

Shifts & Benefits Package:

*Shift:-12 Hour Shifts - Set Rotating Panama Pattern, Days & Nights (Every Other Weekend Off)

*Salary:- £45,000 + Overtime

*Benefits:- Private Pension, Life Assurance, Private Medical, Discounted Products,

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Job Reference No: E7227

Suitable candidates should apply immediately by calling our Managing Consultant for this vacancy - Ashley Reynolds on 01275 371981 or by sending your CV directly to him at

We regret that this client is not prepared to sponsor work permit or work permit transfer applications. Candidates must be able to prove their eligibility to work in the UK.

Hunter Selection is an employment consultancy and currently has permanent vacancies for Engineering and Manufacturing professionals throughout the South West & South East of England. If you are looking for work in this area, we may be able to assist you. Contact us directly on 01275 371981 and discuss your requirements with one of our dedicat

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