Engineering Manager Darlington, England

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Our client is a long established food manufacturing company. Innovative and dynamic, they are constantly pursuing new ways to improve the services and products they offer. An opportunity has arisen for an Engineering Manager to join their team.


This is the ideal role for an Engineering Manager looking to develop their career with an award-winning company.


Your duties will include: 

Leading a team of engineering supervisors and shift engineers to diagnose mechanical and electrical breakdowns, assessing the best course of action and conducting a root cause investigation to eliminate the likelihood of re-occurrence.

Able to demonstrate clear leadership qualities, identifying breakdown root cause, implement corrective actions, implementing control and mistake proof solutions to avoid repeat breakdown all together.

Project lead for all installations, overhaul of equipment and plant, working with suppliers to ensure they deliver on time, on budget and with minimum disruption

Responsible for the people agenda of the Engineering team including communication, performance management, training and development

Experience in driving departmental change through effective KPIs and in turn, individual KPIs and standards for individuals in line with the company's appraisal processes

Budgetary management/control you will be responsible for the day to day management of the site repair and maintenance (R&M) including internal and external labour budgets.


To be considered for the role of Engineering Manager, you must have:

Experience in an Electrical Engineering Role within a food production environment

Strong attention to detail

17th Edition qualifications

An ability to carry out responsibilities quickly and accurately

A positive flexible approach to work

A willingness to learn new skills


Day Shift Only


To apply for the role of Engineering Manager, please apply via the button or link shown.  If your skills and experience meet with this requirement, we will contact you to discuss the position in further detail.


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