Engineering Manager

G21 4PB, Glasgow
Excellent salary
02 Sep 2016
30 Sep 2016
Contract Type
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.