Engineering Maintenance Manager (EMM1) Halewood, England

Salary: GBP70000 - GBP75000 per annum + 5% Pension






Days Mon-Fri (12pm finish Friday)


Due to the current order book of our clients business, they are now recruiting for an Engineering Maintenance Manager to join their team in the Halewood / Speke area on a 12 Month FTC with the potential to progress to permanent.


This role offers the opportunity to work for a true independent market leader and established global brand. With progressive training and development this role allows potential promotion in the longer term. With a long established presence on a UK wide scale and a consistent order book this opportunity will appeal to a candidate looking for job security and a technical challenge.


Role Description

  • Provide managerial support for engineering and maintenance teams
  • Manage, coach, and train the Manufacturing Engineering & Maintenance teams
  • Project management all aspects of Maintenance & Engineering projects - planning the workload for major projects across production shutdown periods
  • Lead cross functional product launches, on time and within budget
  • Prepare RFQ’s, contract review, and risk management
  • Support continuous improvement activities and projects
  • Liaise with and manage contractors - overseeing work and rectifying any deficiencies.
  • Successful co-ordination of running changes
  • Ensure adherence to Project Management Systems
  • Manage plant interface in support of Program targets
  • Maintain credibility with the customer and balance of customer relationship
  • Ensure Engineering and Maintenance KPI’s are up to date
  • Clearly identify and follow up issues requiring management intervention, owning the resolution to off-standards.
  • Ensure on-target continuity of current engineering and project deliverables
  • Lead engineering change customer quotation for Engineering function
  • Ensure IATF compliance
  • Develop service plans for major plant that are time and cost effective
  • Manage and support the development of Engineering and Maintenance budgets
  • Manage maintenance teams, identifying recurring and common faults - driving corrective actions.


Skills and Qualifications

  • Multi-skilled Engineer,  HND / degree level is advantageous
  • Experience within a high volume, highly regulated manufacturing environment. 
  • Excellent organisational and communicational skills
  • Experienced in managing and delivering significant CAPEX projects.
  • Experienced in working in a highly pressured and demand focused organisation, making confident decisions under pressure.
  • Competent in Microsoft Office
  • Able to liaise professionally with all levels within and outside the Company
  • Knowledge of applicable regulatory requirements – Health & Safety, LOTO, PUWER
  • Experience working within a JIT / Lean manufacturing environment
  • Working knowledge of MES, DC tooling, EOL electrical test and Vision systems is advantageous




Company Information

As a business our client is a market leading manufacturing company with a strong presence on both a UK and global scale. With a growing portfolio of clients and plans to expand even further this role provides a stable and secure opportunity in the present economic market.


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