Engineering Manager

Recruiter
Michael Page Engineering & Manufacturing
Location
Oldham
Salary
50000.0000
Posted
16 Apr 2017
Closes
16 May 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

My client, a leading engineering and manufacturing business in Oldham, are looking to take on an Engineering Manager primarily tasked to oversee maintenance on all site manufacturing equipment.

Client Details

My client are a market leading engineering and manufacturing business based in Oldham.

Description

The successful Engineering Manager will be required to ensure operational success across output, yield, cost and quality, leading a team of group leaders and engineers to do so. Responsibilities will include:

* Establishing strategy for equipment maintenance that is both cost effective and compliant with the site QMS

* Establishing systems and procedures to ensure maximum utilisation of all equipment, supporting the achievement of production metrics in doing so

* Driving continuous improvement initiatives across site - reducing downtime, increasing efficiencies etc.

* Managing the department budget and investment spend to ensure successful site maintenance and continual improvement

* Developing staff across the engineering function through the provision of training

* Ensuring group policies comply with HSE legislation and company policy

Profile

The successful Engineering Manager will have a background in leading site maintenance in a high paced manufacturing environment. You will be:

* HNC/HND/Degree qualified in Electrical/Electronics Engineering

* Experienced in managing maintenance teams

* A strong people manager, with the ability to build relationships at all levels

* Knowledgeable with Continuous Improvement techniques - Lean, Six Sigma

Job Offer

£50,000 - £59,000