Engineering Manager / Maintenance Manager

Recruiter
Owen Daniels
Location
Hereford
Salary
Competitive
Posted
30 Sep 2017
Closes
28 Oct 2017
Sector
Engineering
Job Type
Manager
Contract Type
Permanent

Engineering Manager - Manufacturing Maintenance - Maintenance Manager
The client are now looking for either an ambitious person who can step up to this role, or someone who can come in and hit the ground running; either way, this is an opportunity to join a world leading manufacturer within a niche industry, whose specialist processes and know how enable them to offer an industry leading range of products. Supplying into sectors including aerospace, automotive, power generation, oil & gas and defense.
The main purpose of the role is to develop, improve and manage maintenance for equipment and manufacturing process, to meet the business commitments. An exceptional opportunity for someone with drive, ambition and vision in a role that will continue to develop offering wider scope, alongside realistic and achievable promotion opportunities.

Engineering Manager / Maintenance Manager

Key Responsibilities and Duties
• Manage the Engineering function in order to provide an efficient service to manufacturing operations
• Ensure robust and effective planned maintenance and problem-solving systems are in place
• Ensure root cause analysis is conducted for all failures with corrective action plans implemented
• Identifying and implementing best practice engineering methods and techniques with the aim of continuous improvement in all areas
• Ensure Preventative and Planned maintenance is incorporated as a way of life - part of the drive to reducing wastage and non-value-adding activities
• Contribute to, and manage capital expenditure projects
• Managing & motivating a team of specialist engineers, supervisors and multi skilled engineers
• Developing and strengthening procedures and related documentation
• Play a leading part in Health, Safety & Environmental legislation adherence
• Deliver against KPI measures of safety, service (speed and reliability), quality and cost effectiveness
• Interface with customers at senior level; customer focused, practicing principles of continuous business improvement

Engineering Manager / Maintenance Manager

Qualifications/Skills/Experience
• Degree educated in an engineering/materials/metallurgy/manufacturing discipline
• Demonstrable experience of engaging and managing multi skilled site engineers and sub-contractors
• Proven ability to lead a team and manage managers
• Must have the drive and enthusiasm to create and 'sell' plans for improving engineering procedures
• Analytical problem solver - able to distil complex issue into coherent solutions
• Completer/finisher - ability to see the 'bigger picture' and think laterally
• Highly effective communicator with the presence and confidence to influence at top level

Engineering Manager / Maintenance Manager

Package Details
Salary negotiable dependent upon experience, plus quarterly bonus, and pension (up to 5% employee and 5% employer), life assurance, BUPA and more. Relocation package available. Possibility for additional sponsored role specific training.