Maintenace Leader - Electrical

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    Wolverhampton, West Midlands

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    £36000.00 - £39000.00 per annum

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    Chris Wakefield

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    12 months ago

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Job Title: Engineering Team Leader - Electrical

Salary : £37k - £39k DOE

Benefits Very good pension, Good holiday allowance, career progressions, training

Hours 2 Days, 2 Nights, 4 Off

Location: Wolverhampton

Working at Cargill is an opportunity to thrive-a place to develop your career to the fullest while engaging in meaningful work that makes a positive impact around the globe. You will be proud to work for a company with a strong history of ethics and a purpose of nourishing people. We offer a diverse, supportive environment where you will grow personally and professionally as you learn from some of the most talented people in your field.

With over 150 years of experience, Cargill provides food, agriculture, financial and industrial products and services to the world. We have 150,000 employees in 70 countries who are committed to feeding the world in a responsible way, reducing environmental impact and improving the communities where we live and work. Learn more at www.cargill.com.

Main Duties:

  • Working Supervisor - Supervising 4 on shift - Delegating work, motivating, etc.
  • Assist in driving the implementation, review and evolution of maintenance & reliability best practice across the site to maximise plant reliability, efficiency and asset health
  • To be the 'front-line' initial point of contact for all operational and services engineering issues during allocated shift periods and co-ordinate skills and resources on shift to optimise plant performance
  • Ensure effective use of SAP system to provide pertinent information on plant and department performance and advise on operational focus
  • Project co-ordination, encompassing all aspects from project scope, timetable of works, Health & Safety planning, budget allocation and control and co-ordination of engineering and production requirements
  • Provide 'front-line' operational management of the Human Resource requirement for all on-shift engineers, in line with company policies
  • Co-ordinate cross-functionally with a variety of stakeholders to ensure assigned tasks from the business plan, operating plan, environmental health & safety plan and engineering plan are achieved
  • Provide leadership and development for on-shift engineering team
  • Assist the engineering management team in ensuring a safe plant, safe systems of work and a safe working environment is achieved and maintained
  • Maintain legal compliance in all utility supplies/discharges


  • Detailed knowledge of Health & Safety (including COSHH, RIDDOR, CDM, HASAWA, MHSWA etc), food hygiene, food safety and employment legislation
  • Formal Environmental Health & Safety qualifications or experience (NEBOSH, IOSH, Managing Contractors)
  • Experience of incident / accident investigation and risk assessment
  • Inter-personal communication, conflict management, coaching skills, presentational skills

Skills / Qualifications: * Engineering qualifications (mechanical or electrical bias) to Degree, HND or City & Guilds level * GCSE's / CSE in English & Mathematics * Experience of the supervision and co-ordination of a small team of multi-skilled craftsmen * Experience of engineering within a fast moving production environment, food or utilities environment

If you have any questions please contact Chris Wakefield at Morson International - Head office - 0161 707 1516