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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


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 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 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