Site Engineering Manager

East of England
To Attract the Best
19 Mar 2017
31 Mar 2017
Business Sector
Food & Drink
Full Time
Contract Type


We are looking for an experienced Site Engineering Manager to develop the engineering strategy for a highly innovative multi-site food manufacturing business near Leeds and Selby in North Yorkshire.

Our client has a strong mix of customers and niche manufacturing capabilities that have delivered year of year growth in a highly competitive market. As a result of this growth the business now wish to appoint a Site Engineering Manger to develop the engineering strategy and increase plant reliability through a structured improvement programme and deliver complex capex projects for site.

Reporting directly to the Site Director and leading a multifunctional team of 11, this role will focus on structuring and empowering the team to deliver operational improvements as well as shape and deliver the three year engineering strategy for the site.  As expected the role will have a wide remit to develop the function and ensure the team are well placed to deliver the day to day maintenance improvement plans, in addition to project managing exciting CAPEX investment to ensure the site is recognised as ‘best in class’ within their food sector.

The ideal candidate will be an experienced Engineering Manager or Head of Engineering with substantial experience within the food & drink manufacturing sector. Candidates will need highly effective leadership and motivational skills, gained within complex manufacturing with experience of managing and developing multi-disciplined teams whilst delivering projects on time and on budget. You will also need a proven track record of delivering change and an understanding of the latest engineering techniques and best practice approaches to raise standards and evolve cultures. In return, you will receive a highly competitive salary and attractive benefits package with the opportunity to make a difference and be recognised and rewarded for your achievements.

For more information on this exciting role please apply below or contact David Macaulay at Eden Search & Select for a confidential discussion on 0113 8346634.