Engineering Manager

Posted 20 March 2024
Salary £65000 - £70000 per annum
Job type Permanent
Discipline Engineering & Manufacturing
Contact NameCalum Cowie

Job description

Engineering Manager


£60k to £70k

Vickerstock are working in partnership with our Food Manufacturing client in Newtownards to recruit an experienced Engineering Manager.

Our client, a recipient of many awards, has a strong reputation within the food sector and is a household name across the UK and Ireland. This is an excellent opportunity for somebody with experience of Project/Maintenance Management who wants to be part of a growing firm where you will be able to lay a significant role in shaping the organisation.

The role itself

  • Leading engineering and innovation projects, managing resources to enhance manufacturing capabilities for current and future needs.
  • Day to day management of Maintenance Engineers, overseeing preventative Maintenance work.
  • Overseeing project implementation within set timelines and budgets, ensuring all objectives are met.
  • Enforcing change control procedures and ensuring timely completion of project deliverables within planned parameters.
  • Monitoring external services to maintain standards and meet specifications.
  • Identifying, assessing, and mitigating project risks through comprehensive risk management.
  • Provide effective leadership and address team performance issues.
  • Implementing engineering solutions for manufacturing challenges to drive continuous improvement.
  • Maintaining a safe, clean, and organised work environment, adhering to health and safety guidelines.

What you will need

  • Experience of overseeing Engineering operations within a fast-paced, high-volume Manufacturing facility (preferably Food).
  • Relevant Engineering Qualification.
  • Strong working knowledge of Electrical, Mechanical, Hydraulic & Pneumatic systems.
  • Project Management experience.
  • Strong working knowledge of health and safety practices.

What we hope you do next

Contact Calum Cowie to discuss this in absolute confidence or send an updated CV via the link on the page. 028 90 279 542

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If you are interested in this vacancy, or work within Maintenance Engineering in Northern Ireland, then please apply with your CV to me for consideration - (You can also find and connect with me on LinkedIn)