Location: Leicestershire, England
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + plus private health care and pension
Posted: 4 months ago
Contract Type: Permanent
Industry: Food
Contact Name: Russ Malin

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Site Engineering Manager

Job Description

£50,000 - £55,000 + Private Health Care + Company Pension

Barker Ross are currently recruiting for an experienced Site Engineering Manager to work for an expanding snack food manufacturer in Leicester. The site has recently gone through a major capital investment on new machinery and the successful candidate will be responsible for both the strategic development of the site, implementing and managing a PPM programme and all days to day aspects of maintenance within a food manufacturing environment. Working from their site based in Leicester, this is role gives you the opportunity for complete responsibility over the Engineering strategy onsite and a position within the senior leadership team.

Day to day Duties:

  • Fully responsibility for the fabric and services of the factory as well as the plant and equipment
  • Management of 5 direct reports as well as onsite contractors
  • Ownership of a site strategic Engineering plan
  • Development and implementation of a PPM programme
  • Championing the use of Lean Manufacturing Tools and Techniques to drive a sustainable culture of continuous improvement such as Six Sigma, SMED and Autonomous Maintenance
  • Recruitment, staff training and succession planning
  • 5S management and delivery

This is an excellent opportunity for someone to join a rapidly growing paced snack food manufacturer based in Leicester Whilst also oversee the team candidates will be expected to also support day to day operations and resolve breakdown issues. Successful candidates will have:

  • A proven track record in in FMCG / Food Manufacturing ideally with snack food experience
  • Detailed experience of developing PPM programmes and Strategic plans for sites
  • Strong people management experience and a proven track record in developing talent.
  • Proven Continuous Improvement Experience
  • Electrical / Mechanical qualification

In return my client offers a competitive salary, the opportunity to work with a recognised brand who are forecasting exponential growth over the next few years and the chase to develop the site with their senior management team.


This vacancy is based in the United Kingdom. Barker Ross Staffing Solutions only operates in the UK and can only process applications from candidates who are currently a resident and eligible to work in the UK.

Whilst we endeavour to contact you following your response due to the high volume of applications this cannot always be possible. If you have not had notification within 7 days unfortunately your application has not been successful.

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