Focus Management Consultants Limited

Recruitment Specialists for the food and drink industry

Engineering Manager, Food, Norfolk

Location: East Anglia

County / State: Norfolk

Job type: Permanent

Category: Engineering

Reference: DRB894346

Consultant: Dave Broadbent

Start date: Asap

Salary: £50,000 - £60,000 per annum plus Relocation Assistance

Summary

Engineering Manager required for a food manufacturing business in Norfolk. Great opportunity for a 'change agent' to help a growing business.

Job Description

This company is a supplier of chilled and frozen food products to many of the major retailers, wholesalers and foodservice companies in the UK food sector. They have a long history of supplying high quality products and are investing in their infrastructure to ensure the business competes at the highest level.

An Engineering Manager is required to join their site in Norfolk and lead a team of around 20 at this 24/7 manufacturing facility. You will be responsible for the day to day delivery of maintenance in the factory through Team Leaders and Multi-Skilled Engineers and you will also have site services reporting into you.

The position will include the following activities:

  • Planning and organising labour deployment
  • Monitoring standard of work considering, quality, economy to repair, time of repair, response times
  • Coaching teams to improve performance
  • Ensuring Health and Safety legislation is being adhered to
  • Managing future CAPEX plans
  • Planning and executing effective maintenance plans

Reporting to the General Manager, one of the key challenges for the role is to drive a culture change from a reactive to a pro-active maintenance mind set. This change to a reliability focused approach is key in ensuring production can continue at an optimal level and reduce unscheduled down time.

This is a great opportunity for a strong man manager with experience of delivering change to make a bit impact. For the right candidate relocation assistance may be offered if you are based outside of the region.

Please send your CV today for consideration.

REF. DRB894346 By Focus Management

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