Plant Engineering Manager

35.00 - 39.00 GBP Hourly + GBP35 - GBP39/hour Up to GBP39ph
03 Aug 2017
31 Aug 2017
Job Type
Contract Type
As the plant engineering manager you will be responsible for setting the maintenance vision, setting the standard that we want to operate by and ensuring the provide the most efficient, economical and timely design and services required to support the manufacturing operation. You will deliver the optimum facility availability with a team of highly skilled technicians to ensure preventive maintenance programs, electronic repair and central maintenance management, as well as managing various electric and mechanical contractors in the pursuit of a reliable manufacturing system.

Plant Engineering Manager Role:

Leading a critical workgroup including planning, scheduling, monitoring, and reviewing work of the team.

Responsibility for expense budgets, capital forecasts and expenditures, and personnel management which incorporates engaging the team through gaol alignment to the business strategy and performance evaluations.

Confront complex issues and problems that require careful analysis and diagnosis and can require original approaches.

Implement departmental procedures and processes to establish best practice and ensure standard work and safe procedural working.

Lead team to carry out historical data analysis to aid with preventative maintenance creation and root cause corrective action

Develop predictive maintenance based on employing new methodology to monitor equipment health.

Provide leadership to craftsmen to meet the expectations of customers and the goals of the organization.

Maintain material inventory and appropriate records of special tools or repair parts and coordinates major project work to ensure completion as scheduled.

Plant Engineering Manager Requirements:

Technical or university degree in an appropriate manufacturing or engineering related field.
Previous supervisory experience.
Minimum five years manufacturing experience.
Thorough knowledge of the planning system, manufacturing operations, facilities, methods and tooling required.
Analytical ability as well as communication skills is essential.
General understanding of the Caterpillar organization, products, policies, and procedures.
Knowledge of autonomous maintenance.
Knowledge of TPM.
6 Sigma experience.

Applications are welcomed from Candidates who possess the relevant skills and experience as detailed in the job description.

Recent Graduates who do not have the required level of skills and experience need not apply.

Candidates must be eligible to work in the UK before making an application and it is the responsibility of the applicant to provide evidence of such eligibility.

In order to submit you for this vacancy, we require your National Insurance number and Date of Birth. This is used to generate a unique candidate ID number for our client. Please include this information in your application