Focus Management Consultants Limited

Recruitment Specialists for the food and drink industry

Engineering Manager, East Yorkshire

Location: Yorkshire

County / State: East Yorkshire

Job type: Permanent

Category: Engineering, Management Roles

Reference: DRB893966

Consultant: Dave Broadbent

Start date: Asap

Salary: £45,000 - £50,000 per annum plus Company Car


We are seeking an Engineering Manager to join a food production site in East Yorkshire manufacturing own label food products for major retailers.

Job Description

As Engineering Manager you will report into the General Manager. You will manage a team of engineers and develop the engineering strategy to deliver planned preventative maintenance (PPM), provision of breakdown cover and installation of new equipment.

This will involve planning, organising who will do what in the team, monitoring the standard of work carried out taking into consideration quality of work, economy of repair, time of repair, spares required, response times and coaching the team as to ways of improving their performance. It will also involve ensuring all work is carried out within Health and Safety legislation and food hygiene standards.

The ideal candidate must have:

  • Have experience of managing an engineering team within a FMCG/Food manufacturing environment
  • Engineering and operational awareness with expert knowledge of maintenance principles and practical application
  • Strong engineering and problem solving ability – route cause analysis
  • Working knowledge of Continuous Improvement and lean manufacturing

In summary, we are looking for an Engineering Manager who “knows what good looks like” and has strong people and communication skills to be able to implement best practice into the business.

This is a key appointment for the business. We are looking to arrange interviews quickly so if you have the right skills and would like further information, please send through your CV.

REF. DRB893966 By Focus Management

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Focus Management Consultants Ltd, Tel: +44 (0) 1625 560778

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