Lead Engineer / Maintenance Supervisor Halstead, Kent £42,000- £47,000 DOE + Holidays + Bank Holidays + Pension Days based (Shift cover required- back shift)
Lead Engineer / Maintenance Supervisor required for an established food manufacturer who are market leading in their industry. This is a varied role which offers autonomy for the engineering and maintenance on site and with scope to implement improvements and contribute to the site’s ongoing success. The company have over £1million of investment scheduled with the goal of increasing automation on site.
The role would suit, lead/senior engineers, engineering team leaders/engineering supervisors, maintenance or engineering managers from a production manufacturing background (ideally food manufacturing). You must have a strong electrical understanding and have previous experience leading and mentoring a small team, in a hands on capacity.
The role will be handling the day to day running of the engineering department. You will be the go to person on site technically and have strong hands on engineering background, ideally from a food manufacturing environment. You will have experience scrutinising current engineering processes and be willing to come up with suggestions on how to improve/ achieve overall efficiency on the machinery. If you have experience creating and implementing maintenance plans, that will be of great benefit, though not essential.
This is a fantastic opportunity to obtain a varied role within an established, well renowned company. You will have autonomy in your role and the role will suit applicants who enjoy making engineering improvements and leading/mentoring a team.
*People management of a small engineering/maintenance team *Engineering improvements *Liaising with senior management to report on site performance *A mixture of hands on & hands off maintenance support. *DAYS BASED ROLE (Shift cover required)
* Lead/Senior engineers, Engineering team leaders/engineering supervisors, maintenance or engineering managers are invited to apply *Must have a strong electrical background, a good engineering knowledge *Must transfer from a manufacturing/production background, ideally food manufacturing…… click apply for full job details