Interim Engineering Manager

Location Sutton in Ashfield
Job Type Contract
Salary £350 - 425 per day Long term contract
Contact Steve Harrhy
Call 07827 295 376
Reference 2578412/612/SHC

Interim Engineering Manager – Derbyshire

12 Month Contract - £350 per day PAYE / £425 per day Umbrella (Inside IR35)

Immediate Start

Engineering / Maintenance management

This well-established market leading business is currently looking for an Interim Engineering Manager to oversee the role current maintenance team until a permanent employee is recruited into the business. This will suit an interim that can support the team, identify problems, pick the right solutions and implement them. If you believe that you are suitable for this role, please call Steve Harrhy 07827295376

The Interim Engineering Manager will be responsible for the following

  • Day to day operational management of the maintenance team – 20 direct reports
  • Implementing OEE within maintenance across the sites
  • Acting as an escalation point for solving technical problems – mechanical, electrical, controls
  • Leading the engineering team through root cause analysis of engineering and maintenance issues that arise on the plant.
  • Supporting the CI Projects going at site with any engineering support required.
  • Ensuring contractors at site for engineering activities are instructed correctly.
  • Identifying developmental and training requirements with the team including staff appraisals and reviews.
  • Running daily meetings with the engineering team to discuss key objectives and review.
  • Organising the planned maintenance activities
  • Engaging with the site operations team for machine availability and communicating any issues engineering are having that will compromise operations
  • Overseeing engineering projects going on at site – new equipment installations/upgrades – acting as the site liaising for external companies doing the work.

The Interim Engineering Manager will need the following skills to be considered for this role:

  • Proven track-record in similar Interim Engineering Management roles
  • Good engineering knowledge, specifically electrical and exposure to automated facilities previously
  • Ideally worked in a COMAH environment but will look at candidates not from that environment
  • Experience within an FMCG, Automotive, Process manufacturing environment
  • Worked with or implemented OEE
  • Good management and leadership skills
  • Excellent problem solver
  • Effective communicator, ability to adapt, direct and assertive
  • Lead by example – set the right standards

The benefits of this position:

  • Competitive day rates
  • Immediate start
  • Long term contract
  • Great opportunity for professional Interim with turnaround capability

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