We are delighted to be working with a leading high growth food manufacturer who produce both branded and own label products for the retail and foodservice channels.
Their products continue to build sales volume and they are therefore looking for an Engineering Manager to lead the team in delivering the engineering strategy, which will ultimately impact the business in achieving their strategic operations goals.
Reporting to the Operations Manager, the successful individual will take responsibility for driving the engineering strategy. Driving a culture where the engineering team strive to achieve the highest of standards, ensuring that the plant is able to operate at maximum capacity, and that the equipment continues to meet the needs of the business.
With a strong maintenance & engineering background you will have the ability to inspire and lead an established engineering team whilst developing and mentoring the less experienced members of the team. With a commitment to look to drive and maximise reliability for the plant you will demonstrate the ability and communication skills to challenge senior managers to ensure appropriate time is allocated to deliver an effective predictive and preventative maintenance plan to maximise equipment reliability.
Applicants will need to demonstrate the following experience:
- Experience leading an engineering team within a food manufacturing business
- Degree educated (or equivalent)
- Experience of developing TPM with an understanding of Lean and PLC's
- Proven experience developing excellence, leading an engineering team to achieve it's strategic objectives