Head of Engineering | FMCG Manufacturing | Norfolk
Competitive plus benefits
Are you a head of Engineering looking for a new challenge in a fresh and exciting sector? Are you looking to join a forward-thinking industry-leading company?
A historic British brand focused on providing the UK with the finest products from farm to table.
Employs over 2,000 people, and is a key supplier of Turkey across the UK.
Branded, retailer brand or direct to foodservice, Our Client manufacture frozen and cooked products to nearly all UK distribution channels.
About the job
As the successful Engineering Manager, you will optimise machinery output and product quality. You will be expected to be quick and effective in responding to breakdowns in more than one area on site, where possible identifying root causes and suggesting possible improvements to prevent further breakdowns from occurring.
Leading a team of electrical and mechanical engineers, providing ad-hoc coaching to support the fulfilment of their roles and developing future potential.
Identifying potential projects (CAPEX & maintenance) and contributing to mid-term and capital pipeline planning.
Ensuring accurate early feasibility cost estimates for identified projects
Supporting the development of engineering tender documentation
The ideal candidate
To have successfully developed and deployed engineering maintenance strategies
To have worked very closely within or with a manufacturing team.
Experience in using PLC, computerised analogue, and digital control systems.
To have Lean manufacturing initiatives implemented.
To be able to gain the respect of the team, whilst also, being a team player who believes in a total team approach.
An innovative, logical problem-solving approach to tasks.
Able to proactively manage effective change in a dynamic business environment.
To assume the ambassadorial role required in this high-profile position.
Please apply via the link below or reach out directly at Jake@morepeople.co.uk 01780 480 530 Or apply via the link.