Engineering Manager - Marine sector

Engineering Manager - Marine sector

Job Title: Engineering Manager - Marine sector
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Greenwich, London
Salary: car, bonus, pension
Reference: BBBH11452_1513875676
Contact Name: Steve Utton
Contact Email:
Job Published: December 21, 2017 17:01

Job Description

Engineering Manager - Marine sector

Competitive basic salary + car + bonus + benefits

South London


We are recruiting a Marine Engineering Manager to join a large organization that specialise in the transfer, treatment and utilisation of waste. This role as Engineering Manager requires the successful candidate to manage the maintenance and repair programme of the company's tug boats, barges and containers to achieve maximum operational availability at all times.


As the Engineering Manager, your duties will include but may not be limited to:

  • Compiling the maintenance budget (circa £1million) by submitting plans and proposals on anticipated costs associated for the maintenance and repair of the tug boats, barges and containers
  • Develop maintenance plans and carry out cost effective maintenance for the tug boats, barges, containers and ensure sufficient spares are readily available
  • Liaise with outside contractors on major work to be undertaken
  • Maintain accurate maintenance records and compile reports and schedules for management as necessary
  • Take responsibility for managing the maintenance team ensuring a high level of maintenance and repair is delivered consistently
  • Conducting vessel trials following major repairs or maintenance to ensure complete satisfaction before handing back for operational purposes
  • Establish and maintain effective working relationships with contractors, suppliers, crews and management


To be considered for the Engineering Manager vacancy, candidates should have:

  • An HNC / HND level qualification in a marine engineering or similar
  • Experience of managing teams of technicians / fitters / engineers
  • The ability to understand, prepare and manage a maintenance budget circa £1million
  • A good knowledge of H&S legislation and safe working systems
  • Good communication and organisational skills


The following is on offer for the Marine Engineering Manager position:

  • Competitive basic salary
  • A company car
  • Performance related bonus
  • Company pension scheme
  • Healthcare

For more information or to apply please contact Steve Utton on:

T: 02392 288 215

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