Engineering Group Leader

Silven Recruitment Limited
up to £70000 per year
Closing date
8 Dec 2023

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Contract Type
Business Sector
Food Manufacturing

Job Details

Engineering Group Leader


Job Title: Engineering Group Leader

Location: London

Salary: up to £70,000

Shift Pattern: Day shifts, Tuesday - Saturday


The Role:

  • Oversee the day-to-day engineering maintenance team function.
  • Lead & direct a team of multi-skilled engineers to deliver and exceed targeted KPIs, focussed on comprehensive PPM.
  • Lead day-to-day delivery of Group Maintenance Strategy through the site maintenance engineering team.
  • Identify, prioritise, plan and schedule production stream maintenance activities.
  • Support team with root cause identification and solutions designed to prevent repeated failures using lean tools and techniques.
  • Liaise with department streams through Kaizens, understanding issues and setting plans to resolve.

The Candidate:

  • Minimum NVQ Level 3 or equivalent in mechanical or electrical engineering.
  • Significant, relevant experience within FMCG manufacturing.
  • Leadership skills with demonstrable history of leading change and influencing people to deliver sustainable results.
  • Strong knowledge of maintenance management and project management.
  • Proficient with CMMS systems, project management systems and ability to interpret drawings.
  • Good organisational, proven budgetary control & time management skills.

The Company:

  • An established food manufacturing company who has seen continuous growth with a huge focus on internal career progression.
  • A great company culture with a close-knit team that values learning and development.


If you are interested in hearing more about this role, then contact me on 0161 832 7463 or email Siobhan directly at quoting reference SI/14993.


The Silven team is full of passionate, committed and personable people, who have built their careers recruiting into their specialist markets.

We’ve developed many long standing client and candidate relationships along the way; mainly because we delight in helping companies to realise their plans and in assisting candidates to advance their careers.

If you are a client or candidate seeking advice and a service based on experience and knowledge of your market, we’d love to hear from you. Contacting us could be the best thing you do today.

Company info
0845 0036872
Clarence House
4 Clarence Street
Greater Manchester
M2 4DW

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