Based in Manchester
Salary: £55,000 – £60,000 + excellent benefits
The UK’s leading bakery retailer is currently looking for a high calibre Engineering Manager to join the team at their Manchester manufacturing facility. Offering a great salary, first class working conditions, plus benefits including profit share, pension scheme, and staff discount, this is a fantastic opportunity for an experienced engineering professional to join one of the UK’s leading businesses.
Reporting to the Supply Chain Operations Manager, you would lead a team of Maintenance Engineers responsible for ensuring all plant breakdowns are repaired as quickly and as effectively as possible, developing and instilling a culture of continuous improvement and manufacturing excellence throughout the site. You would manage the development of the engineering business plan and budget, recruiting and motivating a team of talented engineering professionals, monitoring KPIs, playing a key role in site improvement activities and supporting Lean rollout.
o Significant engineering management experience in a food / FMCG business, leading and coaching Engineering Technicians
o HNC or higher in an engineering discipline
o A track record of delivering performance improvement & cost reduction
o An outstanding problem solver, capable of identifying the root cause of an issue and putting a permanent solution in place
o Experience in delivering local capital projects
o Previous experience of Reliability Centred Maintenance
o Previous use of a CMMS, and in particular Agility, desirable
o Fully IT. literate with Microsoft Packages – Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook
One of the UK’s leading and most well-known bakery retailers. In recent years they have become a huge household name, and this is a fantastic opportunity to join in their continued success.
This role may be suitable for you if you have a background in any of the following: Maintenance Engineering Manager, Maintenance Supervisor, Maintenance Engineer, Instrumentation Manager, Electrical Engineering Manager, Maintenance Electrician, Engineering Maintenance Manager, Multi-Skilled Engineer, Engineering Team Leader, Bakery Engineer
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