Equipment Engineering Manager

Perpetual Partnerships
£50k - £60k pa
14 Apr 2017
14 May 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Equipment Engineering Manager - Manchester/Lancashire

£50-60k + Pension + Benefits

The Company

If successful you will work for a forward thinking Global Electronics business.

The Role

To enable achievement of operational goals of output, yield, cost and quality in a semiconductor wafer manufacturing facility.

The Person

This is a role for a self-motivated inspirational leader with high level of interest in development of staff. You will have excellent communication and interpersonal skills and will be leading a team of up 44 staff including 5 Group Shift Leaders.

Key Responsibility Areas

* Establish a strategy for equipment maintenance that provides a cost-effective system, compliant with current company quality systems

* Establish and maintain systems for equipment group to enable maximum utilization of equipment in support of production metrics

* Development of staff including establishing and maintaining training records for equipment Engineers and Technicians

* Drive continuous improvement initiatives to optimize and enhance equipment performance

* Manage the departmental budget ensuring control of maintenance and repair spends

* Initiate and deliver on cost reduction activities.

* Ensure the group complies with current health, safety and environmental legislation and with company HS&E policies

Desirable Qualifications

* Recognised Management/Leadership qualification

* Recognized qualification in Electronics or other relevant discipline

Essential Skills, Knowledge & Experience

* Experience in managing a team maintaining and repairing manufacturing equipment

* Experienced driver of continuous improvement activity

* Experience in staff development

* Experience of LEAN / Six Sigma methodologies

In Return

In return the business not only offers a genuine career in a challenging, long-term role but a rewarding opportunity with a Global company.

The salary is competitive and the benefits are excellent. The company has experience giving training and will support you in product knowledge.

If this position is of interest then please send your CV to the link provided or call Rob Marsh on *************