Engineering Manager

Recruiter
Hunter Selection Ltd
Location
Heathwaen
Salary
£55,000 per annum
Posted
27 Jul 2017
Closes
18 Sep 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
ENGINEERING MANAGER

AUTOMOTIVE MANUFACTURING INDUSTRY

SHREWSBURY

£55,000 - £60,000 + Pension + Life Assurance + Healthcare + Holidays

Days - Monday - Friday - 37 hours per week

Owing to a strong order book and market outlook, our client, a world renowned Automotive Component Manufacturer and supplier has an exciting opportunity for an experienced Engineering Manager to join their thriving company.

Supporting a number of high profile OEM's, this role offers the opportunity to work for a secure manufacturing business with a very strong order book. Managing the Engineering Maintenance Function, this role allows the right candidate a high level of autonomy and ownership of an Engineering Department. The Engineering Manager will play a pivotal role in ensuring plant, equipment, tooling, site services and buildings are optimised.

Role Description
*Manage and motivate a team of Multi Skilled Maintenance Engineers.
*Ensure the Engineering team is trained and developed to improve plant performance.
*Build and develop a culture of continuous improvement.
*Control of Engineering Budget.
*Implementation of an effective PPM System.
*Maintain a training schedule to ensure knowledge is improved across the team.
*Dealing with machine reliability, OEE performance, Continuous Improvement and CAPEX projects.
*Ensure a focus on compliance for Health, safety, Environmental, Quality and energy efficiency targets.
*Reporting into a site Director

Skills and Qualifications
*Proven track record in an Engineering Management position.
*Strong ability to lead, empower and manage an Engineering Team.
*Industrial Manufacturing background - Automotive / Aerospace / Heavy Engineering / Food Manufacturing / Plastics.
*Engineering Related Qualifications - HNC / HND / ONC or Engineering Degree.
*Experience of working within a Senior Management position.

Company Information
As a business our client is a true market leader within their automotive industry with a strong presence on both a UK and global scale. With a growing portfolio of clients and plans to expand even further this role provides a chance to make a significant difference to a business to the Engineering Function.

In return for your commitment my client offers a stable and secure career for technically motivated engineers. If you feel this is of interest please send your CV to directly to James Clarke to or call for a confidential discussion on

Hunter Selection recruit Engineering professionals in Design, Manufacturing, Field Service, Electrical & Electronic Engineering, Production, Purchasing, Manufacturing, and Mechanical Engineering