HEAD OF ENGINEERING
GLOBAL SPECIALITY CHEMICALS MANUFACTURER
£60,000 - £65,000 per annum
A leading provider of speciality chemicals for the pharmaceutical, plastics, agriculture, coatings and other industrial markets with 10 manufacturing plants around the world including in the US, Europe, China and India. The company follows the highest regulatory standards across all of their production facilities and has a culture totally committed to safety, quality and continuous improvement.
An opportunity exists for an Engineering Manager to join the Teeside-based facility. In this role you will be responsible for delivering an effective and efficient service across all areas related to maintenance, reliability & mechanical engineering within a top tier COMAH site.
Summary of the role
You will be primarily be responsible for all aspects of engineering for the site ranging from planned maintenance and spares policy through to minor project implementation.
You will control a multi-skilled site maintenance team and associated site contractor support facilities, and ensure the provision of a continuous improvement project for plant reliability.
The role will include the setting and control of engineering standards and operating budgets, reporting directly to the Site Manager.
The company operates two other main sites within the UK and this role will act as the lead for reliability centred maintenance activities for these facilities.
You will have prior experience of working within engineering maintenance management, ideally from a chemicals or process-based environment and be able to demonstrate a keen interest in developing plant availability and good maintenance practice.
The site is within easy commuting distance of the Yorkshires Dales, North Yorkshire Moors and the Durham Regions, all noted areas of outstanding natural beauty.
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