Location: North Shields
Job Type: Permanent
Job ID: 166862
Our international manufacturing client based in North Shields is looking for a Plant Engineering Manager to join them on a permanent basis.
Provide engineering professional and technical leadership in the plant, ensuring that all engineering activities enhance business objectives, product quality and plant operation / performance
responsible for leading the engineering and facilities maintenance teams totalling over 30 engineers, team leaders and technicians covering proactive and reactive maintenance as well as driving preventative maintenance through mechanical and electrical engineering
Responsible for cost control analysis and making recommendations for what we can change and develop and improve the facility
Lead the team to ensure a proactive focus and develop a culture with a strong drive for results.
Experience working with and leading a maintenance team ideally in a process environment in chemical manufacturing or heavier engineering
Good organisation and planning skills
Led teams through significant periods of change
Developed planned and preventative maintenance systems
Experience managing costs and budget control
Exposure to modern TPM practices