Engineering Manager – Cornwall
Exciting opportunity to join a growing manufacturing company based in Cornwall as the Engineering Manager. You will be responsible for a team of Engineers, supervisors and Technicians for both the production equipment and facilities of the site.
Day to Day Control – managing the engineering function to ensure adequate support to production.
To provide a preventative maintenance schedule that is adhered to.
To ensure sufficient engineering cover for machine breakdowns throughout the site
Staff development / management – recruit and manage all engineering department staff and allocate and oversee their training and development
Health & Safety – responsible for ensuring that all legal and company required policies and procedures are adhered to within the engineering department
Department planning – planning of engineering schedules
Managing department costs – keeping engineering costs to a minimum.
A sound technical background with the ability to manage tasks using a lateral methodical approach matched by a demonstrable flair for faultfinding and rectification.
Must have good leadership and strong team building skills.
To be computer literate to an above average standard in order to write reports and present statistics clearly.
Experience within a factory-engineering environment with a proven track record in engineering management is essential
Mechanical / Electrical Engineer, minimum qualification O.N.C, however educated to HNC standard is desirable or with equivalent experience.