Sunday, January 13, 2019

Engineering Manager Job in Derby, England

The ideal Engineering Manager will have as many of the following in order to strengthen application:
  • Previous experience managing and leading an engineering function within a manufacturing environment
  • Must be an influential Leader and have an understanding of the latest maintenance techniques.
  • Good communication skills are essential to implement and achieve business objectives.
  • An engineering qualification at degree / HND level or equivalent
  • Must be PC literate.
  • Competent at leading an engineering function of multi skilled engineers, working closely with Operational Management and Directors.
Key duties/responsibilities:
  • Establish Maintenance Engineering strategies to achieve the overall production reliability in line with the company goals, KPIs and budgetary objectives.
  • Management of all Capital Projects from conception to completion
  • Environmental control – responsible dealing with local authorities on environmental and planning issues
  • Manage the reliability of the plant through the in house system ensuring improvement of equipment uptime through predictive analysis and assessment.
  • Own and develop the PPM system ensuring checks and repairs are carried out on time and effectively by the shift engineers.
  • Carry out Root Cause Analysis or critical plant issues suggesting engineering solutions for major downtime incidents.
  • Monitor spares for critical equipment to ensure a fast response to breakdowns.
  • Conduct equipment life span, obsolescence studies and develop appropriate upgrade / replacement strategies.
  • Promote effective communication between internal / external teams
  • Maintain a positive Health, Safety and environmental culture in all staff and contractors on site.
  • Coach, mentor and support all team members to optimize their performance
  • Provide appropriate training and development opportunities for the team
  • Carry out performance reviews and disciplinary procedures are required
  • Set and monitor objectives for the team to ensure all KPIs are met
  • Manage and control departmental expenditure within agreed budgets
  • Further details on the role will be discussed at interview
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