Engineering Team Leader

Support Services Group
£40000.00 - £42000.00 per annum
06 Oct 2016
20 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Multi-Skilled Engineering Team Leader To repair & maintain a large variety of food processing equipment with a team of multi skilled engineers. You will be responsible for the management and control all maintenance activities on shift. Ensuring the standards agreed within the maintenance function are met by all maintenance staff. In conjunction with the Engineering Manager and the Supervisor monitor and evaluate machinery efficiency levels on an ongoing basis and introduce engineering improvements as appropriate. Your responsibilities include: Ensuring that the planned maintenance schedule is up to date and all paperwork is filled in correctly All engineers under your control adhere to the companies Hygiene & Health & Safety rules. Undertake specific projects as designated by the Engineering Manager. Promote a teamwork approach within the engineering department. Liaise effectively and promptly with Production Management re: 1)Status of Breakdowns 2)Planning of urgent remedial work 3)Planning weekend work 4)Ongoing machine performance. Liaison with Nightshift hygiene with regard to engineering works planned during cleaning times. Take an active role in Health & Safety initiatives on site. To deputise for the Engineering Supervisor in his absence. To keep the engineering workshop clean and tidy by promoting good hygiene standards. The Person This role would suit an apprentice trained engineer and who holds relevant engineering qualifications. Experience in leading a technical team within an engineering manufacturing environment. A good appreciation of electrical systems / installations and equally a good mechanical knowledge as well as installation experience. If you have worked with PPM systems, have PLC knowledge, have come from an FMCG process environment this would be ideal. 5on/2off Days or 4on/3off nights. This job was originally posted as