Engineering Manager

10 Jan 2019
31 Jan 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Job overview

Day to day supervision of shift engineers and technicians and maintenance shift members including prioritisation and allocation of workload

Working closely with inbound, outbound, and other support teams on a daily basis to ensure direction of labour, and planned engineering activities fully support operation.

Be proactive in the development of team members, Advise, lead and motivate team members, assess capability and identify and resolve training and skill requirements, be involved in disciplinary issues.

Assessment of engineering team skills and assisting in up skilling and training of staff, including integration of first line maintenance of plant and equipment.

Management and development of department processes; including shift handovers, briefs, and defect reporting/resolving

Reporting and monitoring of data capture for automation and maintenance activities

Ability to lead from the front, driving pace accuracy and standards. As part of this be competent and experienced as an Engineer in own right, either mechanically or electrically, although must be familiar and competent with both streams of engineering to enable decision-making.

Candidate Requirements:

Good technical ability relating to automation hardware and software, this may include, but is not limited to:

HNC Engineering, equivalent relevant Degree coupled with relevant applied learning, Engineering Technician Apprenticeship, Electrical and/or mechanical skills preferably gained in an FMCG background to at least NVQ 3

Experience at a management or supervisory level within an automated environment

Good organisational ability and the ability to plan and prioritise.

Sound analytical skills with an eye for detail; good problem solving ability and a practical approach.

Comprehensive understanding of production, picking and storage MHE systems, gained from experience in an automated environment.

Experience of a FMCG environment.

Experience of working with Computerised maintenance management systems

Numerate and PC literate including Word, Excel etc.

Matchtech acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and employment business for the supply of temporary workers and is part of Gattaca Plc.

Gattaca Plc provides support services to Matchtech and may assist with processing your application

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