Lead Engineer - Cheshire

Silven Recruitment

  • Location: Cheshire
  • Job Type: Engineering
  • Contract Type: Permanent
  • Salary: £46,700 + bens
  • Date Posted: 07/06/2022
  • Expiry Date: 31/07/2022

Lead Engineer

My client, a food manufacturer have an exciting for a Multi-Skilled Engineer with team leading experience and excellent fault-finding skills, including PLC’s.

Job Title:           Lead Engineering
Location:          Cheshire
Salary:              £46,700 + bens



  • Do you have a number of years’ experience as an Engineer Supervisor in a fast-paced manufacturing environment?
  • Have you supervisory experience, either managing Engineers or Operators?
  • Are you a time-served engineer and educated to HNC level, or equivalent, in Engineering?
  • Are you multi-skilled with an electrical bias?
  • Do you have PLC skills?
  • Are you a team player?
  • 17th Edition is desirable.


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


  • Involves working on a shift pattern – 4 on 4 off, days and nights.
  • Manage, supervise & provide technical support to the engineering shift teams
  • Maintain PPM system
  • Look for opportunities to continually improve the performance of the production machinery



  • My client is a major player within their market
  • They have an excellent reputation with the retail, commercial & food service markets

To apply for this exciting role, please send a copy of your CV quoting ref KG/LEC to
keeley.grindrod@silven.co.uk or for a confidential discussion, please call me on 0161 8932 7463 or mobile 07399 935 170.