Engineering Supervisor

  • Location

    Chester, Cheshire

  • Sector:

    Mechanical Engineering

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  • Salary:

    £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + +5% retention bonus

  • Contact:

    Tahanee Twist

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  • Published:

    28 days ago

  • Duration:

    12 Month FTC

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  • Client:


Our client in the Chester area has a requirement for an Engineering Supervisor to join their business, initially on a 12 month FTC basis.

Main Duties:

-Develop and implement safe working policies, standards and procedures for engineering and technical work performed in the department.

- Managing the day to day activities of the engineering department and providing support to the Engineering Manager.

- To maintain, develop and monitor the preventative maintenance program.

- Plan and direct the installation, testing, operation, maintenance, and repair of facilities and equipment.

- Direct, review, and approve changes to minimise downtime and improve efficiency's throughout the department.

- Responsibility for all engineering, including projects maintenance work and budgetary control for the department.

- Approving expenditures and making decisions about the purchase of materials, spares or services.

- To support the site with engineering activity that improves Site hygiene standards.

Knowledge, Skills and Experience Required:

-A strong academic background

- To demonstrate strong leadership, planning and co-ordination skills

- Good delegation skills that drive accountability and pride in the workplace.

- To demonstrate significant technical competence

Essential Functional / Technical Skills:

- Strong H&S awareness

- Analytical approach

- KPI driven

- Professional qualification in Engineering

- People management

- Proficient in the use of IT systems (SAP, Microsoft packages)

Please note the consultant looking after this position is Tahanee Twist