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£55000 - £60000 per annum
Leicester
MAR-4245345JB439
Posted on August 31, 2021
Expires on October 26, 2021

About the role


We have an exciting opportunity available for a leading food manufacturer in the East Midlands. Here at Futures, we are looking for an Engineering Manager due to continued growth and expansion of the company.

Reporting into the Operations Manager you will manage all aspects of work within the engineering function, whilst maintaining a constant focus on health and safety and employee welfare. To lead and direct the Engineering function, supporting business growth and change through strong project management, development of Continuous Improvement and lean ways of working, and control of financial budgets and suppliers.

Key responsibilities;

Manage the Engineering teams development and succession plans.
Ensure safe systems of work are in place and the Engineering team are trained and compliant.
Drive a Continuous Improvement culture, working in collaboration with other departments, to improve operating performance, reduce waste, and control cost.
To work closely with the Quality and Production departments to ensure Engineering support
Take a lead for Engineering in planning for and hosting successful visits including customers,
auditors.
To comply and assist with all technical and HACCP requirements- ensuring product quality
Utilise the computerised maintenance management system to provide data on PM completion rate, breakdowns etc
Manager the Contractors
Due to the fast-paced nature of this environment and the requirement for change, the challenge will be to engage the team.

Successful Engineering Managers will be;

Previous experience of working within a FMCG food manufacturing environment
CMMS/management system experience.
Experience of operating at Engineering Management level
Degree / HNC or equivalent in Engineering
IOSH qualification
Demonstrable success in leadership during periods of business growth and change
Excellent communication skills
Working well under pressure

Why work here?

The site has a great repuation in the industry and is continuing to grow year on year. This role will have full autonomy over the Engineering team but also the backing from a great leadership team. Having visited the site and had a factory tour, I think this is a great opportunity.

The salary for this role is competitive also includes a good pension along with other benefits.

If this job is for you, please click the apply button and we will contact you shortly for a confidential conversation

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