As Engineering Controller (Chief Engineer) you will be responsible for leading the manufacturing units engineering activities to establish and maintain successful engineering operations.
Providing leadership and direction to a maintenance and site service engineering team to ensure that people are kept safe, engaged, focused, developed and delivering their potential
Developing and leading investment plans based on asset capability, capacity and commercial strategy
Devising and deploying an engineering strategy which supports the manufacturing units strategic goals and is compliant with all company and legislative standards
Proactively contributing to product development through the application of best available technology and automation to create efficient and sustainable manufacturing process
Contributing to the Manufacturing/Business Unit executive team to ensure engineering solutions support delivery of the business plans
Driving year on year improvements to deliver enhanced engineering standards aligned with manufacturing unit objectives
Sharing engineering best practice within the Engineering forum to promote the exchange of learning and identify improvements for the manufacturing unitWhy Greencore?You may not have heard of us, but we're sure you've tried our products. We're a vibrant, fast-paced leading food manufacturer. Employing 12,200 colleagues across 16 world-class manufacturing sites and 18 distribution depots across the UK. We supply all of the UK's food retailers with everything from sandwiches, soups and sushi to cooking sauces, pickles and ready meals.
Due to upcoming retirement, we have an opportunity for an Engineering Controller to lead our engineering team at Greencore Wisbech.
Here at Wisbech, we have a team of 450 colleagues and manufacture premium chilled ready to cook meals for major retailers such as Asda and Co-op.
What we're looking for You will:
Hold demonstrable experience of leading an Engineering department within a senior role
Ideally have worked within an FMCG/food manufacturing environment
Hold a HND/Degree or equivalent calibre engineering qualifications
Desirably be a member of a recognised professional body - IET/Mech E, ICT/Institute of Mechanical Engineering
Be NEBOSH Certified
Have experience of creating a lean enterprise culture
Be computer literate with good working knowledge of Microsoft Office (Word, Excel)
Possess effective project management and budgeting skillsIf this sounds like you, join us and grow with Greencore, and be a part of driving our future success
What you'll get in return
Company car or car allowance
Company pension offering up to 8% matched contributions
Access to our company share save scheme
Greencore Qualifications offering fully funded further study
Exclusive Greencore employee discount platform 'my core benefits'
Throughout your time at Greencore, you will be supported with on the job training and development opportunities to further your career