Engineering Team Leader - Derbyshire

Packaging - Engineering
Ref: 347 Date Posted: Monday 06 Sep 2021
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Engineering Team Leader


Monday – Friday (Days)


Are you a skilled and highly motivated Engineer with strong leadership skills?


Do you thrive in a fast-paced manufacturing environment?


Are you looking for a new challenge?


This could be the role you have been looking for…


We are actively recruiting for an Engineering Team Leader to join this hugely successful multi-site manufacturing business at their location near Clay Cross, Derbyshire.


Reporting to the Engineering Manager, the Engineering Team Leader will be responsible for the day to day leadership of a team of engineering technicians.


The Role:


  • Support the Engineering Manager to deliver the Key Objectives and KPI’s for Operations
  • Take the lead on site projects.
  • Work closely with the engineering technicians to ensure proactive, preventative and predictive maintenance is carried out.
  • Manage and supervise all engineering activities processed and developed within the Work Management process.
  • Continually develop an environment that promotes constructive involvement and engagement for the Engineering team.
  • Play a key leadership role in the ongoing development and management of the Asset Care programme.
  • Work collaboratively with the Planner / Scheduler and Reliability Engineer - to identify and rectify issues whilst Improving the standards of the department
  • Maintaining high standards within Environment, Health & Safety, Housekeeping, Performance, Waste, Communication and Continuous Improvement.
  • Liaise with the team to ensure effective communication within the Engineering Department and with other internal customers.


About you


Minimum Requirements:


  • BTEC Level 3 (ONC) in an Engineering discipline
  • 3-5 years’ experience in engineering production support
  • Significant leadership experience
  • The ability to demonstrate how our corporate values will be applied in the workplace: Caring, Challenging, Trusted, Responsive & Tenacious
  • Ability to make decisions in a pressurized environment with a proven track record of performing at a high level in a fast-paced Customer Service & Commercial environment
  • Safety conscious


Preferred Requirements:


  • ONC/HNC level qualification in an engineering discipline
  • Knowledge of manufacturing environment and continuous improvement of tools and techniques
  • Experience of leading a team/people management skills
  • Working knowledge of SAP systems
  • This is an exciting opportunity to join a well-established multi-site packaging company with a world class reputation.


The successful candidate will be rewarded with a competitive starting salary in the region of £45-50,000 (dependent on skills and experience) plus a range of excellent benefits.


This role could be suitable for you if you have prior experience as an: Engineering Team Leader, Engineering Supervisor, Engineering Shift Manager, Engineering Manager