Engineering Manager

Location
G21 4PB, Glasgow
Salary
Excellent salary
Posted
02 Sep 2016
Closes
30 Sep 2016
Ref
CARI-002
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Our client is looking to recruit an Engineering Manager to be based in Glasgow.  They are a well respected and established company specialising in the manufacture and supply of a variety of steel and plastic industrial packaging items.

About You:

  • Minimum 5 years of relevant Engineering experience.
  • Proven leadership skills and ability to drive Engineering team
  • Strong communication skills both verbally and electronically
  • Milling, turning and basic electrical experience preferred.

Roles and Responsibilities;

  • Provide leadership to the Engineering Team delegating key responsibilities to staff
  • Manage the Engineering Teams day to day activities - make most effective and efficient utilisation of the available resources to provide effective engineering services/support
  • Make use of IT systems and software to support efficient management of Engineering function
  • Maintain, and manage the development of, the Engineering Team
  • Responsibility for the performance and maintenance of equipment and machinery
  • Agree the operational performance requirements of the Engineering Team with management to define performance and improvement targets.
  • Monitor and improve quality performance of the Engineering Team
  • Leading the root cause investigation of any significant production failures or customer complaints within area of responsibility.

 

  • Provide expert Engineering support to;
  • New plant and equipment selection and implementation
  • New product development and introduction
  • Provide timely reports to management on the progress and issues relating to relevant projects
  • Lead by example in embedding a proactive Health and Safety culture within the Engineering team and within Carrick Packaging as a whole. Ensure that health and safety requirements are met and performance is continually improved.