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Engineering Manager

  • Location: Chester, Cheshire, England
  • Salary: £50000 - £57000 per annum
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted about 1 month ago

Engineering Manager

£50,000 to £57,000 + Benefits

Chester

A European FMCG Manufacturer based in Chester is recruiting for an Engineering Manager. This is an excellent opportunity to join a growing manufacturing business.

THE ROLE

The Engineering Manager will report to the Operations Director and will require someone with strong people management skills. Some key responsibilities for the Engineering Manager include:

  • Manage & improve the Maintenance department to help deliver 100% good products all the time

  • Lead the site Maintenance function in providing both a reactive and proactive, multi-skilled maintenance service

  • Manage the team on technical best practice

  • Responsible for managing maintenance and projects

  • To manage and implement an effective and efficient service for the maintenance of plant and equipment

  • Responsible for change management within the business

  • Head up a project of moving from reactive to proactive maintenance

THE PERSON

The ideal Engineering Manager will be looking for a challenging role within an established organisation. The successful person needs to be competent in implementing PPM.

Essentials for the successful Engineering Manager are

  • HNC in mechanical/electrical engineering

  • 5+ years' working as within engineering as a manager

  • Exposure to PLC's

  • Experience in continuous improvement and streaming of a manufacturing process within maintenance

  • Experience in a high volume, fast paced manufacturing environment