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A580 - Experienced Engineering Manager (FMCG) - North East

An excellent career opportunity has arisen for an experienced Engineering Manager who is seeking to develop their career with a dynamic, expanding and award-winning food manufacturing company (FMCG).

An excellent career opportunity has arisen for an experienced Engineering Manager who is seeking to develop their career with a dynamic, expanding and award-winning food manufacturing company (FMCG). Previous experience in the feed or milling industry with experience in process and packaging equipment will be a strong advantage.

The ideal applicant will be professional and astute with considerable experience in an engineering management position. You will have a strong knowledge and experience of both mechanical and electrical engineering and will have progressed your career from a hands-on engineer through to management.

The Role and Responsibilities:

The successful candidate will manage the whole spectrum of engineering from planned maintenance, to continuous improvement of systems, plant and machinery along with the management of a robust critical asset management system for a multi-site operation. You will lead and project manage engineering driven installations and upgrades within the factories and therefore, strong project management skills are critical. A strong team leader able to challenge, motivate and performance manage a diversely skilled team of engineers from multi-disciplines. The successful candidate will have significant visibility within the company, developing new ways of working to improve cost effective plant improvements and working rotas which add value and enable the company to operate with minimum disruption are critical factors of this role.

Candidate Requirements:

Experience in managing engineering teams across a multi-site business

Strong numeracy, mechanical reasoning, communication and organisational skills

Proven experience as a senior engineer with an ability to drive high performing teams

A six-sigma qualification would be desirable but not essential however knowledge of continuous tools and techniques is essential

Proven project management expert evidencing full lifecycle implementation and handover

Minimum of a formal technical/engineering qualification, preferably a degree in an Engineering Discipline or related variant.

Self-motivated and able to multi-task handling multiple priorities.

Currently be in a management leadership role with a Minimum of 5+ years track record.

Remuneration:

An excellent remuneration package is offered for this senior role to include a highly competitive salary plus bonus and company pension.

To apply for this new career opportunity:

Please e-mail your CV and covering letter (in Word or RTF format please, not PDF) to amandalatham@delacyexecutive.co.uk

For more information please call: Amanda Latham on Office: 01885 483440, DDI: 01885 485524, Mobile: 07730 218934

Please be assured that all calls are treated in complete confidence

Thank you.

De Lacy Executive is the agricultural recruitment specialist in the Agri-Business and Land-based Business Sectors and was established in 2000. We are experienced practical and supply trade agriculturalists who have developed an agricultural recruitment practice based on high ethical standards - we are approved members of the Recruitment and Employment Confederation, which oversees the UKs recruitment industry (REC Membership Number: 00082047).

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Summary

  • Ref: A580
  • Type: Engineer - Factory/Project, Engineer - Service and Maintenance (Machinery and Equipment), Manufacturing/Facilities/Production Manager
  • Salary: An excellent remuneration package is offered for this senior role to include a highly competitive salary plus bonus and company pension.
  • Location: UK. Willing to relocate to most UK locations, YORKSHIRE/HUMBERSIDE, NORTHUMBERLAND/DURHAM,