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Engineering Manager - Glasgow

£DOE + Bens + Bonus - Engineering, FMCG & Manufacturing - Technical & Engineering
Ref: 4997 Date Posted: Monday 17 Feb 2020
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Our client is a leading production business, who as a result of a sustained period of growth over the last few trading years, are keen to strengthen the existing engineering team with the appointment of an ambitious Engineering Manager.

Reporting to the Director of Operations, you shall lead a small team of engineering personnel to deliver robust, efficient and effecting engineering support across a busy production facility. Whilst the role will cover the whole maintenance and engineering process, there are some key tasks;

  • You will further develop and lead the transition to a world class engineering function that supports the goals of both the site and the overall business.
    Review engineering operations to ensure they are fit for purpose, structured correctly and develop existing talent pools
  • Review, develop, and enhance existing engineering processes
  • Maintenance of Materials, Planning, Continuous Improvement and ICT Systems with regard to the Engineering operations
  • Manage a budget of in excess of £2m per annum
  • Strengthen the management reporting operations of the business.
  • Supporting the development of a single company wide engineering strategy

It is expected that you shall be a degree qualified electrical or mechanical engineer, with previous experience within a production, manufacturing, or engineering business. You will have held a management level post, and have a demonstrable record of success and of change. Strong communication and leadership skills are essential for this post.