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Engineering Manager – FMCG / Manufacturing

Engineering Manager – FMCG / Manufacturing

£48,000 – £50,000 + Mon – Fri + Overtime + 50/50 off the tools + Company Benefits


Are you a Multi-Skilled Engineer or similar with management experience looking to join one of the leading food distributors in the UK, who offer you more responsibility with office based duties, the opportunity to manage a small team and grow the business in a stable, long term position?

On offer is the opportunity to join a leading UK distributor of mushrooms, they supply into retailers nationwide including leading supermarkets Aldi and Co-Op and are aiming to take on more supermarkets in the near future. They currently have plans to treble their production in the next 2 years – so are looking for the next manager to increase efficiency and manage their production facility effectively.

This autonomous role will see you overseeing a team of 3 multiskilled engineers, being 50% hands on, 50% office based, in charge of KPI’s such as downtime, PPE’s, stock control and continuous improvement. You will arrange pre-planned maintenance, attend breakdowns and schedule engineers work, and be hands on with conveyor’s, belt’s, platform’s, packaging and sorting machinery.

This role would suit a Multi-Skilled Engineer with a management background, looking to take on the responsibility of 3 Engineers, remain 50% hands on, grow the production facilities capabilities and have a long term, stable career with a growing company who looks after their people.

The Role:

  • 50% hands on, 50% office based, working on FMCG machinery
  • Organising pre-planned maintenance and covering breakdowns
  • Analysing trends to help operational efficiency
  • Monday to Friday – no weekends

The Person:

  • Multi-Skilled Engineer or similar
  • Background in Management
  • Commutable to York

Reference: BBBH12127A

Keywords: Engineer, Engineering, Manager, Management, Multi-Skilled, Mechanical, Electrical, Continuous Improvement, Breakdown, Maintenance, FMCG, Manufacturing, Production, York, Yorkshire

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We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitable candidates. The salary advertised is a guideline for this position. The offered renumeration will be dependent on the extent of your experience, qualifications, and skill set.

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