Engineering Team Leader

TULIP Limited
13 Mar 2019
05 Apr 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

Title: Engineering Team Leader

Site: Tipton

Shift/Working hours: [Insert Shifts / Working Hours here]

We know about food!

Tulip Ltd is the UK’s leading food solutions business, supplying all major food retailers, wholesalers and foodservice companies with a wide range of quality meat products. If you have an appetite for more, this could be the role for you.

We currently have an opportunity available for Multi Skilled Engineering Team Leader to work as part of the engineering team, working rotating shift pattern of 4 on 4 off Days and Nights. You will lead a small shift team undertaking a wide range of tasks including planned preventative maintenance and providing efficient response to breakdowns in order to maintain optimum efficiency. You will be the first point of contact for all internal stakeholders and take responsibility for external contractors whilst onsite. You will be expected to actively seek improvement opportunities and implement those where possible to further develop the efficiency and productivity of the business. Ensuring that self and team are carrying out all tasks in a safe and productive manner.

The successful candidate must hold an electrical qualification of NVQ Level 3 or equivalent as a minimum. You must be an excellent fault finder and have strong mechanical skills with a good working knowledge of pneumatics, hydraulics and PLC’s demonstrated by skills, knowledge and experience. You will be expected to accurately record all maintenance work using our computerised maintenance system so strong computer skills are a must. Previous experience leading a team is desirable.

The role is crucial to the efficient running of the site and therefore you will be required to demonstrate excellent communication skills when liaising with internal departments and external contractors and have a flexible and proactive approach to ensure the overall needs of the business are met. Ideally you will have direct experience of working with food processing and packaging equipment, however familiarisation training on this specialist equipment can be provided for the right candidate.

Our people really make the difference

• Act with responsibility and integrity

• Are best in class

• Do the right thing

• Share their knowledge

• Support and help others

• Work together & contribute

• Seek out improvements

• Don’t let our customer down

• Are ambitious

• Hold industry recognised qualifications or are interested in obtaining a qualification

What We bring to the table

As an international organisation, we pride ourselves on creating high quality food and exceed many recognised industry standards. We care about our people and offer an excellent package including:

• Life insurance and pension to all of our employees

• Wellbeing activities and support, including mini health MOT's, fruity Friday and more

• Learning opportunities

• Competitive holiday entitlement

• Long service awards

• Subsidised restaurant or vending machines at the majority of our sites

• Discounted staff shop at many of our sites

• On site free parking

• Discounts on retail, food, cinema, travel and much more

If you are as serious about food as we are and ready to help us make a difference, we would like to hear from you.

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