Site Engineering Manager
Site Engineering Manager, Corby, Northamptonshire
£Salary – £50-60k (depending on experience)
About Food Utopia…
Food Utopia is a business that has taken over the formerly known company Solway Foods in Corby. We have a wealth of experience, a proven track record of success working alongside major retailers in the UK and deliver the best customer service in the industry.
About the role…
The Site Engineering Manager’s role will be to efficiently manage the engineering function of the site within the agreed budget and to ensure that we maintain quality standards, service level and deliver our engineering site plan. The role will also be responsible for ensuring that engineering services is provided to all functions where necessary and support other departments in order to achieve our business objectives. This will include leading and developing the Engineering team, managing performance and driving KPI’s.
Your priorities will be to actively promote a safety culture within the factory ensuring all Health & safety requirements are met, support the demands from production in relation to breakdowns and maintain and manage the department Budget.
Project Management is also key in this role and you will be responsible for continuous improvement/Lean projects across site, delivery of value initiatives and Capital investment.
You will be responsible for delivering to targets as set out in budget, proactively identify the risks and opportunities within the business and engaging the team in the problem solving to agree the solution and the execution of the agreed action plan.
You will also be expected to challenge current products and processes and upgrade where necessary enabling progression of the categories.
The ideal candidate will be an experienced Engineering Manager (at least 3 years) with relevant engineering qualification. You will have strong planning and organisation skills, of own workload and that of others, financial awareness and experience of project management.
If you are looking for an enjoyable, challenging and rewarding career you could join a great team of likeminded people who come to work every day to make a difference and share in our core values of being Creative, Passionate and Exceptional.