Engineering Manager

  • Location:

    Bathgate, West Lothian

  • Sector:

    Technical & Engineering

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum

  • Contact:

    Leonna Sylvester

  • Contact email:

    leonna.sylvester@search.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    Req/556355

  • Published:

    3 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2020-05-21

  • Start date:

    21/04/2020 16:18:58

Engineering Manager
Salary up to £45000 (may be some flexibility)
FMCG experience
Cracking business and opportunity


We are working with a cracking client who are recruiting for an experienced Engineering Manager to take full responsibility for their Engineering department. Within this role, you will be a key member of the management team ensuring the strategic object is met through maximising uptime and minimising downtime.

Role

* Proactively seek performance progression initiatives to improve plant, process, people and machinery.
* Design cost-effective modifications to help improve safety, reliability and throughput incorporating lean principles.
* Maintain budget responsibility
* Implement robust preventative maintenance schedule.
* Ensure all breakdowns are investigated to root cause
* Manage the engineering store, setting realistic stock levels, by working closely with consignment stock companies.
* Contribute to providing a healthy and safe working environment and ensure the site facility projects the correct first impression of the Company to all our clients and visitors.
* Regularly update all SOP/maintenance procedures in order that line operatives/engineers can be trained in the basics of how to carry out equipment repairs.


Person

* Previous experience within a similar role within food manufacturing
* Ideally, previous multi- skilled engineering experience
* Knowledge of engineering processes and efficiency drivers
* Proven record of implementing lean manufacturing within sites
* HACCP knowledge.


If you would like to have a confidential chat and hear more about this opportunity, please do not hesitate in getting in contact.

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