ENGINEERING MANAGER / GENERAL MANUFACTURING BUSINESS / SWADLINCOTE AREA / £50,000 - £55,000 + 18% BONUS + BENEFITS
Is a leading manufacturing company with a manufacturing facility near Swadlincote. The factory is highly automated via PLC's and robotics and the business has a range of market leading products and ambitious growth plans with a desire to become more world class.
You will manage a mixture of Shift based reactive maintenance technicians and days based support staff. The team is knowledgeable and positive in its approach but now needs guidance and development to become more world class. This is particularly true in raising the reliability of the equipment through focusing on increasing the effectiveness of preventative maintenance and effective process control (automation). The barometer of your success will be these types of indicators and the continued progress towards a reliable manufacturing plant.
You will be an electrically biased Engineering Manager from the manufacturing industry with good process control knowledge gained in a highly automated plant. You will have sufficient experience to manage different personalities contained within a maintenance team. Other key strengths will be an understanding of maintenance best practice covering the areas mentioned above and a strength of character that can inject energy and enthusiasm into maintenance teams. In addition, you must be vigilant and expect high standards and ensure your constant follow up starts changing the culture towards reliability.
£50,000 - £55,000 + 18% bonus + 10% pension cont