Head of Engineering
This is a great opportunity for an experienced Head of Engineering / Chief Engineer / Engineering Manager to join a large manufacturing group.
Our client is a well known brand and part of a large food manufacturing group. They have multiple sites in the UK and are currently driving the business forward with big plans for 2017.
Responsibility for all site machinery including steam boilers, water treatment etc
Assist employees in diagnosing malfunctions in machine and equipment.
Suggest changes in working conditions and use of equipment to increase efficiency of shop, department and/or maintenance crews.
Analyse and resolve, repair, construction and/or equipment modification problems or assist employees and/or contractors in solving related problems
Interpret specifications, blueprints and job orders to employees and outside contractors.
Establish or adjust work procedures to meet project and production schedules.
Recommend measures to improve production methods, equipment performance and quality of product.
Confer with managers and supervisors to coordinate activities of individual departments relative to maintenance and construction projects.
Inspect, plan and evaluate use of space and facilities.
Plan, budget and schedule facility modifications including cost estimates, bid sheets, layouts and contract for construction and acquisitions.
Time served engineer
3 years engineering management experience
FMCG / Food / fast paced manufacturing experience
Ideally some lean manufacturing skill set
A highly competitive salary