Engineering Manager – Food Manufacturing - North West

Silven Recruitment

  • Location: North West
  • Job Type: Engineering
  • Contract Type: Permanent
  • Salary: c£70K - £80k (depending on experience)
  • Date Posted: 21/08/2023
  • Expiry Date: 29/09/2023

Engineering Manager – Food Manufacturing

Are you interested in driving Engineering performance across a manufacturing site, making a difference and developing your career with an established food manufacturing business?

Job Title: Engineering Manager

Commutable from: Merseyside, Cheshire, North Wales and the Wirral
Salary: c£70K – £80k (depending on experience)



  • Do you have a proven track record of delivering results as an Engineering Manager in a fast-paced food manufacturing environment?
  • Have you experience of driving maintenance strategy?
  • Are you motivated by challenge?
  • Have you an engaging management style and can you demonstrate evidence of strong leadership in your current and previous roles?
  • Have you experience of change management?

If you can answer “yes” to the above questions, please read on….


  • Reporting to the Head of Operations, this role sits on the site’s senior management team and is responsible for the Engineering department within this manufacturing facility.
  • You will be responsible for engaging the Engineering team to deliver on Engineering KPI’s as well as the budgets for labour & materials, as well as capital expenditure.
  • You will develop and deliver a cost-effective Asset Care system for the site.
  • You will deliver engineering strategy development.


  • This is an excellent opportunity to join a well-known food manufacturing group and be a key player in making a difference to their site.
  • This company is ideally looking for a career-minded Site Engineering Manager that will be pushing for the next level within a few years……or sooner.

Due to the high volume of responses to online advertisements, regrettably we are only able to acknowledge successful applications. If you have not been contacted within 7 days, on this occasion your application has been unsuccessful.


To apply for this exciting role, please send a copy of your CV quoting ref CH/13515 to or for a confidential discussion, please call me on 0161 832 7463.