Site Engineering Manager

Recruiter
Express
Location
Lincolnshire
Salary
£55000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Benefits
Posted
15 Jul 2017
Expires
20 Jul 2017
Sector
Engineering
Senior Engineering Manager, reporting to Factory General Manager, dotted line into UK Engineering Director of this multi-site food business My client is an internationally recognised market leader within the FMCG marketplace. Operating globally, they produce a distinctive range of high profile brands and products. A principal supplier to all the major supermarket chains, wholesalers and independents, they are currently experiencing sustained expansion and business growth. Lincolnshire is at the very heart of their Food Business Unit; their prestigious manufacturing facilities have undergone significant change and expansion, and in order to remain at the forefront of a highly competitive and fast moving market, an interim role has been created for a Senior Engineering Manager, a role which will lead some of the frontline engineering activities on site, accountable for ensuring the efficient production of a variety of branded food consumable products. This is a huge site, craft team of 50 with a multi-million pound budget to manage. Role: A challenging and stimulating role, you will be responsible for engineering maintenance activities on a prestigious, state-of-the-art food production site. You will devise and ensure a robust and responsive maintenance strategy, and develop contingencies which permit the whole sites working regime to be supported fully by all areas of engineering. You will implement and manage both maintenance and capital expenditure budgets for your factory, utilising various operational methodologies such as supplier optimisation, minimal inventories, and asset management techniques. Dimensions of the role include managing a fixed engineering budget and Capital Expenditure budget, as well as the management of several reports. You will ensure that standards and procedures are in place and regularly update to govern all engineering activities on site, including all aspects of asset registration, safe working practices, management of contractors and the assessment of competence of all engineering staff. You will ensure that the productive capability of the plant is optimised and improved for the ever changing needs of the business. This includes the provision and use of services on which the operation depends; for example steam, air, electricity, and water supply. Requirements: Demonstrating years' experience within an FMCG environment, 3-5 years of which have within an engineering maintenance management role. Ideally you will be educated to Degree level, preferably in a Mechanical Engineering/Electrical Engineering discipline, and a proven track record in the delivery of significant engineering tasks. You will have finely developed interpersonal and communication skills and the natural ability to inspire and lead teams. You will also have the ability to identify improvement opportunities and monitor individual and team performance. You will display effective organisational skills and demonstrate a forward thinking, career ambitious and enthusiastic approach. In terms of your team management skills, you will also possess a strong ability in forming positive working relationships across all levels, creating and cascading a vision for the business. This job was originally posted as www.totaljobs.com/job/75064608

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