Engineering Manager

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    Chipping Norton, Oxfordshire

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    + benefits

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    Tim Norford

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    about 1 month ago

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Engineering Manager - Agriculture & Manufacturing

Chipping Norton

Negotiable Salary DOE + excellent benefits


Astute are working with an international market leader in the agricultural/manufacturing sector. They're leading manufacturers of compound feed and are looking for an Engineering Manager to join their young team to inspire and drive the department forward.

Roles & Responsibilities

As Engineering Manager, you will be responsible for:

  • Leading a team and offering expert advice where appropriate
  • The reliability of all plant and equipment on site
  • The general maintenance and PPM plan to ensure maximum efficiency of the plant
  • Creating budget plans
  • Cost analysis and controlling month by month spend
  • Looking for ways to drive energy efficiency improvements
  • Consistent, high level technical knowledge and leadership
  • Ensuring all compliance with relevant legislation and statutory inspections
  • Making on site Health and Safety a priority
  • Liaising with operational teams and support LEAN implementation activities

Skills & Qualifications

We are looking for someone with the following:

  • Previous experience in the same or a similar role
  • To be qualified to degree, HNC or HND level is preferable
  • Experience in a leadership role
  • Experience in the food industry is preferable
  • A track record of improving team performance
  • Excellent leadership experience

Salary & Package

What's on offer for this exciting role:

  • A negotiable salary for the right person
  • 33 days holiday (including bank holidays)
  • Pension
  • Other benefits to be discussed at interview stage
  • The chance to join an industry leader with global reach and excellent opportunities

If you are interested in this position, please send a CV and Cover Letter to tnorford@astutetechnical.co.uk or ring 02393 910108 and ask to speak to Tim Norford who can tell you more.

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