Engineering Improvement Manager, Jobs, Scotland, Perthshire, 5684

Engineering, Manufacturing & Supply Chain Recruitment

Engineering Improvement Manager - Perthshire

Engineering & Manufacturing - Engineering & Manufacturing
Ref: 5684 Date Posted: Thursday 09 Aug 2018
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We are delighted to be recruiting for out Perthshire based client who are looking for an Engineering Improvement Manager to join their team on a Fixed Term 12 month basis. 

The main responsibilities of the role are:

  • To work with Manufacturing management teams to identify and implement reliability improvement projects.
  •  Create and agree line improvement plans for designated production lines
  • Adding value to the business 
  • Driving Performance Improvements to in line with KPI's
  • Manage the delivery of the line improvement plans
  • Improve line efficiency and downtime
  • Complete relevant documentation in support of projects
  •  Manage minor Capital and new product development projects
  • Manage the delivery phase for projects Supporting  budget requirements
  • Manage the delivery phase for each project against the agreed specification and to the agreed timescales and budget
  • Complete relevant documentation in support of the project and quantify the delivered savings
  • Provide input into the development and rollout of the site asset care system
  •  Support the Engineering Manager in reviewing production line engineering failures 
  • Support the review of the current maintenance regimes using the RCM approach to make sure engineering maintenance is robust and preventing machine failures in a proactive approach
  • Review current operator asset care regimes using the RCM approach 
  • Play an active role in supporting the site AMIS strategy through the yearly improvement plans and on site audits
  • Identify and initiate engineering improvement projects on the production lines
  • Create and agree the specification for engineering improvement projects on the production lines which will add value to the Business bottom line
  • Manage the delivery phase for each project against the agreed specification and to the agreed timescales and delivery of identified savings or improvements
  • Complete relevant documentation in support of the project and quantify the delivered savings

Skills and Experience required for this role....

  • 5 years experience within an FMCG environment 
  • Project Management Qualification (Prince 2)
  • 5 year minimum experience of managing a multi disciplined team
  • Detailed understanding of Health & Safety Legislation, manufacturing processes & project management techniques
  • Good influencing skills
  • Ability to prioritise workload with good reporting and communication skills
  • Improvement driven and ability to bring new ideas to the table

Please apply direct via our website if you think you have the necessary skills and experience for this role.