Engineering Manager (VC8088) Bradford, England

An experienced and strategic Engineering Manager is required for a growing food manufacturing business in Bradford due to the promotion of the current Manager. You will have excellent people skills, be able to build rapport and trust developing further a successful team of engineers. The client has plans for growth which means you will get involved in the strategic direction and be able to make a difference.

Key Responsibilities for the Engineering Manager are:

  • Ensuring all plant and equipment is maintained allowing the site to run efficiently 
  • Working with the existing team of maintenance engineers, developing them and supporting them 
  • Overseeing all quality related problems in the operation of plant and equipment
  • Improvement of current processes and procedures
  • Working with senior management to develop the strategic direction whilst the site is growing
  • Complete budget plans and capex proposals
  • Leading performance management and training requirements for all of the maintenance team

Background / Experience required:

  • Experience as an Engineering Manager within a food manufacturing (or similar) environment
  • Proven background within electrical/mechanical engineering
  • Aptitude for process awareness, troubleshooting, diagnostic and resolution experience 
  • Experience of working in a planned and reactive maintenance environment

There is definitely the opportunity for career progression with this role to Group level within time so if you are ambitious, pro-active and keen to join a company that likes to develop their people from within please get in touch. 

Engineering Manager, £43-£48k - negotiable dependent upon experience, Bradford BD8