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Posted 7 days 16 hours ago by Hays

£50,000 Annual
Not Specified
Factory Jobs
Midlands, United Kingdom
Job Description

Your new companyAn amazing opportunity to join one of the UK's largest food manufacturers with ambitious plans and a talented workforce with a shared passion for quality, service and, most importantly food.They boast a state-of-the-art site, producing premium quality chilled soups and sauces. Currently employing around 300 people and turning over £30 million.

Your new role

  • Contribute possible solutions to operational problems, providing guidance on the selection and progress of appropriate solutions.
  • Agree daily performance targets with the Engineering Supervisor and Engineering Manager.
  • Maintain accurate records and files of all site machinery and equipment.
  • Ensure all processes and online equipment is in a safe, serviceable condition. Analyse breakdown repairs and make recommendations for equipment upgrades, improvements, or replacements.
  • Assist in line changeovers to suit production requirements.
  • Position and install new factory equipment where and when required.
  • Reposition and install existing factory equipment to suit production needs.
  • Assist outside contractors, service and commissioning engineers as required.
  • Carry out daily pre-production checks.
  • Fill in daily work reports and downtime sheets.
  • Stand in for the Engineering Supervisor in his absence.
  • Shift pattern: 4 on / 4off (2x days, 2x nights)

What you'll need to succeed
  • Five years' experience in an engineering leadership position, ideally within Food Manufacturing or FMCG.
  • Demonstrable experience of leading a team of at least five.
  • Comprehensive knowledge of mechanical and electrical engineering techniques
  • Knowledge of process control systems and industrial electronics.
  • Commitment to the development of your own skills and those of the team.

  • What you'll get in returnThis role comes with a £50k starting salary, a generous holiday allowance and a competitive package.
    This is a great opportunity to influence a market leader during a time of real growth.
    What you need to do nowIf you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or reach out to Keifer now on / this job isn't quite right for you, but you are looking for a new position, please contact us for a confidential discussion about your career. #
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