Engineering Manager

South West England
Up to £50000
07 Oct 2016
04 Nov 2016
Contract Type
Full Time


Responsibility for 2 Staff members and all factory machinery, including but not limited to:

  • Services including steam and compressed air
  • Refrigeration Plant
  • Cooking Vessels
  • Pie-production line
  • Conveyors
  • Rotary Ovens
  • Packing Lines

§  Building fabric


§  Spares  stock holding


The maintenance budget  will extend to the value of £7k pcm

To co-ordinate engineering resources to maximise equipment up-time whilst minimising costs
Take a leading role in ensuring and promoting the Health, Safety and Welfare of people

Be available and on-hand to respond to break downs in the factory

Ensure that reporting staff are competent, appropriately trained and qualified to carry-out their duties.

Monitor, review and manage staff performance

Ensure that any personnel-related issues are dealt with in-line with company policy, legislation and best practice

Schedule planned maintenance work in such a way to minimise the impact on manufacturing.

Utiilise wall-chart system to keep up to date with preventative maintenance.

Add new equipment to the PPM database.

Regularly review the frequency of planned maintenance to improve the balance between planned stoppages plus spares utilisation and unplanned downtime


The company is looking for a proactive man manager and has a food manufacturing background.

This is the perfect opportunity for someone working in a supervisory role to take that step to managment


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