Engineering Lead

Wigan, England
Manufacturing and Engineering
GBP45000 - GBP49000 per annum 20% Bonus
Jack Boyle

Engineering Lead – Leading Global Food Manufacturing Company – Wigan – Up to £49000 Basic Salary + 20% Bonus.

Pod are working alongside a huge global name in the food manufacturing space to find a highly skilled Engineering Lead. This is a massive opportunity to have a big impact on the engineering function contributing towards the success of world-famous brands in food manufacturing.

Role Overview-

Responsibilities include-

  • Managing a team of multiskilled (mechanical & electrical) engineers
  • Making sure machinery is being used in the most efficient ways to produce the highest quality results
  • Taking responsibility for health & safety in the factory making sure everything is being followed correctly and that all team members are up to date with the health & safety procedures
  • Ensuring there is enough resource in the factory to maintain maximum performance
  • Have a continuous input on process improvement within the factory
  • Pinpointing failures and conducting root cause analysis
  • Budget management
  • Regular maintenance activities
  • Various other adhoc duties

Skills and experience required-

  • Relevant time served apprenticeship in engineering with a minimum NVQ level 3 engineering qualification
  • Minimum 5 years’ experience in a fast-paced manufacturing environment
  • Ability to lead and motive a team of engineers
  • Ideally experience implementing lean principles
  • Good financial awareness for budget management
  • High level communication skills
  • Very strong problem solving and analytical skills

What’s in it for you?

  • A highly competitive salary of up to £49,000 with a 20% bonus on top
  • 27 days holiday plus bank holidays
  • Private healthcare
  • Opportunity to work for a company with a huge global presence
  • Lots of progression and development opportunites

If you would like to find out more about this opportunity, click Apply now or reach out to me via email

Jack Boyle

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