Trowbridge, Wiltshire, UK
We are currently recruiting for an experienced Engineering Manager to join a leading global brand. Our client has been established for over 60 years, employing over 5,000 people internationally and generating revenues in excess of £140 million.
Working from their modern manufacturing facility in the heart of Wiltshire you will take full Operational control of the Engineering department.
Managing budgets and capital expenditure you will actively seek areas for improvement / investment within the business.
Summary of Job Description
Continuously evaluate skills of Engineering team and identify training needs
Assist with increasing the technical skills of the Production operation
Set, agree and monitor relevant operating budgets to include direct labour, revenue and capital in conjunction with the Director.
Identify, agree and achieve savings and manage capital projects as agreed.
Make improvements in the efficiency of key lines and develop continuous improvement and awareness plans to support this.
Increase efficiency of change over times and develop and drive through training plans to assist this process
A full job description will be provided on application
Requirements for the position
Experience working in a FMCG Manufacturing with Auto Filling Machinery (Liquids)
Strong Management & People skills (managing a team of over 10 Engineers)
Technical degree or college diploma in related field
Track record of LEAN activities
Strong problem solving and project experience
Ability to Manage teams working on shift rotation (24hr production ideally)
Confident using MS Office and related software
What's on offer?
Basic salary of £40,000 - £45,000 depending on your level of experience
Car allowance, up to £4,700
Pension up to 5% matched
25 days of holidays plus bank holidays - business closed over Christmas period
Holidays increasing with time in service
Sick pay - 3 months full Company sick pay
Private health care & Life Insurance
On-site canteen, company shop & discounted products
If you hold the suitable level of experience and qualification and would like to apply for the position, please contact Barry Tapping for further information.
Alternatively, please send us a copy of your CV and I will call you to discuss your application further.
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