Site Engineering Manager - Stoke

Silven Recruitment

  • Location: Stoke
  • Job Type: Engineering
  • Contract Type: Permanent
  • Salary: c. £70,000 + Car allowance, bonus
  • Date Posted: 18/01/2022
  • Expiry Date: 28/02/2022

Site Engineering Manager


Job Ref: FE/10357

Are you an experienced Engineering Manager? My client is looking for a pro-active leader that offers:

  • A minimum of 5 years’ senior management experience, ideally within food/FMCG environment
  • Degree educated (ideally within Engineering)
  • Demonstrates key understanding of manufacturing needs in relation to efficiencies, quality, and budgets
  • Experience of planned preventative maintenance systems, progressive maintenance techniques and continuous improvement skills that deliver operational improvements
  • Ability to manage budgets within cost parameters
  • Good analytical skills with experience of sound decision making
  • Strong influencing skills and the ability to clearly recommend action to senior management
  • Demonstrated experience of, and positive attitude to change management
  • Effective and positive communicator, demonstrating empathy and patience where appropriate

The Company

  • Well-known and successful food manufacturer that supplies to most major retailers
  • Produces some of the nations best-loved brands
  • People-focused environment – genuinely care about their staff

The Job

  • Enforce adherence to legal compliance including health, safety, and well-being
  • Lead, motivate and develop the Engineering leadership team
  • Build capability at all levels within the team to ensure the team operate effectively and embody the desire to perform correctly at the appropriate pace
  • Maintain and promote a food safe working environment by being the custodian of engineering standards
  • Optimise operational performance using CI tools and planned, preventative engineering techniques
  • Deliver against budgeted targets for expenditure, labour, and energy

Salary and Package

  • Salary c. £70,000
  • Car allowance
  • Bonus
  • Relocation package available

Next Steps

To apply for this role, please contact Faith Eastwood at Silven on either 07399 824435, 0161 8327463 or quoting reference FE/10357.