Engineering Manager

Posted 16 March by Pearson Whiffin Recruitment Ltd Easy Apply

Our Rochester based client are looking to recruit an experienced Engineering Manager.

Responsible for the engineering function for this large manufacturing site your role will be;

  • To run the engineering function efficiently against measurable KPI's
  • To manage capital projects from concept to completion and provide clear direction and strong leadership
  • To manage the engineering teams to provide an effective response to planned maintenance and breakdowns.
  • To develop and deliver the site engineering strategy in line with corporate goals and objectives
  • To drive a culture that ensures continuous improvement and strives for excellence.
  • Ensure that all plant machinery is maintained and that repairs and other requirements are planned for in a systematic and effective way
  • Introducing improvements to existing engineering processes and techniques to minimise threat to productivity.
  • Purchasing, cost and supplier management
  • Equipment and materials management
  • Actively driving hygiene and health and safety throughout the team
  • To develop and implement plant and staff utilisation plans
  • To be responsible for all engineering staff matters in relation to:
  • To promote and comply with legislative and business compliance standards including health and safety, environmental and technical
  • Responsibility for the Health and Safety Management System.

You will have:

  • Proven experience at a senior level in engineering management
  • Mechanical or electrical experience within a manufacturing environment and a complex plant
  • Experience of change management, performance, engineering, planning and quality
  • Continuous improvement and lean manufacturing background
  • A track record of cost saving and business improvement techniques
  • A hands on approach
  • A focused manager with the tenacity to lead and develop the engineering team to achieve company goals and objectives
  • Strong leadership skills
  • Considerable drive and the desire to achieve
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills including negotiating and influencing
  • Be a creative problem solver

If you have the required skills and experience please forward your CV to Gemma Edwards.

Required skills

  • management
  • Engineering Manager
  • engineer

Reference: 34700149

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