Engineering Team Leader

Recruiter
Jenrick Engineering Northampton
Location
Dartford, UK
Salary
Competitive
Posted
14 Jun 2019
Closes
19 Jun 2019
Ref
1181078241
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Lead Engineer

We have a brilliant opportunity for an Engineering Team Leader to work for a market leader at a Blue chip site. This Dartford based role will see you working within a highly automated distribution business and offers a challenging and rewarding role.

The Role
- The successful Lead Engineer will report directly to the Site Engineering Manager and will work to maximise operational effectiveness and minimise downtime.
- You will manage the shift activities of a team of 10 consisting of 5 Engineers and 4 technicians.
- Motivating, developing and leading a small team, creating an environment of continuous improvement and efficiency.
- Responsibility for managing the teams attendance, team discipline and team development.
- Provide "hands on" maintenance support in addition to coordination.
- Maintain all machinery carrying out planned maintenance measures.
- Ensure compliance with site CMMS system.
- Provide daily shift reports highlighting downtime, performance and availability of the materials handling equipment.
- Participation in management meetings.
- ensuring all Health & Safety guidelines are met and adhered to, also promoting all company values, policies and procedures in all aspects and areas of work.

The candidate
- The successful candidate will be Electrically qualified, multi-skilled.
- You will have reasonable software knowledge for PLC (experience in interrogating the system for faults and making modifications), SCADA systems and ideally Warehouse controls (WCS)
- You will have ideally gained your experience from within an automated Warehouse, Distribution, Food, FMCG or Automotive company.
- Experience of managing teams of up to 10
- Ability to effectively manage, train and develop multi-disciplined teams.
- A strong understanding of H&S standards.

Benefits:
12 hour shifts days and nights (4 on 4 off / 7-7)
£45,000 per annum
25Holidays
Contributory Pension
Product Discount

The role will suit a Maintenance Team Leader, Team Manager, Maintenance Supervisor, Engineering lead, Shift coordinator, Lead Engineer looking to join a market leading business.

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