Head of Engineering

Location
Peterborough
Salary
£62000 - £65000 per annum
Posted
06 Sep 2017
Closes
04 Oct 2017
Ref
SP/FMCG/077702
Contact
Mike Cairns
Category
Engineering
Contract Type
Full Time
Engineering Manager/Head of Engineering

£65,000 plus pension

Spalding, Boston, Grantham, Bourne, Wisbech, Peterborough, Lincolnshire, ambridgeshire.

FMCG Food Manufacturer

A leading Food manufacturer is currently seeking an Engineering Manager/Head of Engineering to join their team. Reporting into the site director, the successful candidate will be responsible for coaching and mentoring the Engineering team into a cohesive and proactive unit. This role will see you actively involved in managing a team of engineers with the ability to also manage key upcoming projects.

Engineering Manager responsibilities:

Identifying maintenance improvement opportunities and developing an action plan to deliver.

Drive a proactive, continuous improvement engineering culture, promoting change whilst supporting the manufacturing strategy
Dictate engineering equipment and installation standards
Negotiate contract and supply costs, ensuring value for money
Maintain an appreciation of technical developments
Manage minor projects which deliver professional standards and maintain competitive edge
Co-ordinate shut down activities and deliver planned work to time / cost / quality requirements
Lead performance management with multiskilling and apprenticeships programmes
Provide engineering management information, technical information, expertise and support
Ownership of cap ex projects
Promote and deliver PPM programme

You will be an Engineering Manager / Head of Engineering used to working within a high speed  manufacturing environment. You will have either an Engineering degree or equivalent.

 To apply please contact Mike Cairns at Scantec on 0151 666 8957

Scantec is the 2nd Largest Technical Agency in UK - Recruitment International Magazine 2016, and specialises in the Manufacturing, IT, Technical, Engineering and Scientific Sectors. Scantec provide highly qualified and experienced personnel in a compliant and professional manner on both a permanent and temporary assignment basis. Due to the high volume of applications Scantec receives it is not always possible to acknowledge every application. Shortlisted applicants will be contacted within 28 days. If you don’t hear from us within 28 days your application has not been shortlisted at this time, to be considered for future vacancies please register with us on our website.

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