Site Engineering Manager

Posted 12th July 2017
  • West Midlands
  • £60k
  • DP/ENM

The Opportunity

Are you on the lookout for your new engineering challenge? I am currently recruiting a Site Engineering Manager to join a highly successful food manufacturing company in the West Midlands.

The Company:

· Part of a Big, Highly Successful and Profitable Site

· Sustained Capital Investment

· Company with Strong Values

Due to significant growth, an established food manufacturer in the West Midlands is seeking an Engineering Manager to join their team. They supply their products to some of the biggest retailers. Their turnover is growing, and they are investing a lot to more projects to grow and improve their functioning.

Bringing ideas to life is what they do best, with hundreds of products to boast they are experts in the development of new products. They are very strong on values and team work. That is one of their priorities within the business, so if you want to be a part of that, join them now.

The Role:

· Lead a Team of Expert Engineers

· Planned and Preventive Maintenance Plans

· Health, Safety and Continuous Improvement

As a Site Engineering Manager, you’ll lead and develop a highly performing team of engineering experts in line with the company’s strategic plan and corporate values, whilst maintaining a zero-harm culture.

You will take a lead on Health, Safety and Continuous Improvement, ensuring these are embedded within the engineering team and wider site. On daily basis, your role will include people management, creating planned and preventive maintenance plans, working on capital projects, and will be very CI focused.

In long term, you will work on delivering capital projects in line with the site 5 to 10 year plan. You’ll manage overall allocation of maintenance resources, and ensure Senior Site Engineer organises daily compliance and other routines. Finally, in the absence of General Manager, you will be the senior manager on site.

What You Get:

As well as getting a great salary package, you will also get to work for business who have strong values and solid team within the business. After visiting the site myself, I can promise you, this is a

great company and a team to work with. They have many projects in the pipeline, so this is an exciting time to be joining a successful company.

The Candidate:

· Experience as Engineering / Maintenance Manager

· FMCG / Manufacturing

· Lean Manufacturing / CI

To be successful, you will have Engineering Management experience background. Previous exposure to FMCG / Manufacturing environment is essential, and you will enjoy leading and developing teams. To be outstanding in this role, you will need strong people management skills, and be a real team player.

In this role, you’ll need strong understanding of H&S legislations (IOSH/NEBOSH qualifications would be ideal), as the site is strong on making sure the environment is the safest it can be. You will have a high understanding of asset management, PPM systems, creation of PM’s and experience in carrying out risk assessments.

Previous experience of managing budgets, lean manufacturing and CI techniques is essential. Finally, you will have excellent analytical, organisational and communication skills.

What You Need To Do:

My client is looking to interview candidates for this role as soon as possible.

Send your CV to quoting reference DP/ENM. If you do have any questions about the role or would like to make sure I get to your CV sooner then give me a call on 0161 832 7463.

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