Engineering Manager

  • Location
    Ellesmere Port, Cheshire
  • Salary
    £ 50000 - £ 60000 / Year
  • Job type
  • Industry
  • External Reference
  • Category
    Engineering, Aerospace, Automotive - Mechanical Engineering

Are you a current manager or senior engineer looking for that next step up? Do you have the drive and self motivation to lead a strong team? If you answered yes we may have the perfect role for you as an Engineering and Job Change Manager.

This role requires the individual to plan, organise and supervise IS forming machine equipment maintenance with the human and material resources available, adhering to established rules and procedures in order to guarantee the systematic improvement of the process and higher efficiencies both in quality and quantity, as well as ensuring and promoting adherence to HSE standards.

About the company:

Encirc supplies container glass to some of the world's largest food and beverage companies. Founded in County Fermanagh in 1998, Encirc has gone on to become one of the most innovative and sustainable businesses of its kind globally.

Part of the Spanish group, Vidrala, Encirc has three sites in NI, England and Italy. More than 3 billion bottles are made for the NI, UK and Irish markets each year and Encirc remains the only glass maker in the world to offer a complete beverage supply solution at its site in Cheshire.

Salary: negotiable dependant on experience

Why work for Encirc?

  • Annual bonus scheme

  • Enhanced annual leave

  • Employee Wellbeing benefits

  • Social Club

  • Enhance Reward Platform

  • Health Insurance Options

  • Accident Insurance Options

  • Professional Development (career) Planning with onsite HR team

  • Competitive salary and flexible benefits package

  • International organisation with plenty of opportunities

  • Onsite 24/7 Gym

Hours: Monday-Friday - Days - 39.5 hours (some flexibility in hours required)

Location: Based onsite in Elton Cheshire


  • Engineering qualification or degree is essential

  • Background in production/maintenance team leadership roles within FMCG environment

  • Glass manufacturing knowledge is desirable.

  • Track record of improvement projects using Continuous Improvement techniques.

  • Proven record in people performance management with evidence of building, managing and motivating successful teams on a large scale, shift working operation.

  • Technical knowledge and understanding to be able to answer team member's questions and doubts.

Essential Functional / Technical Skills

  • Excellent people management and coaching skills

  • Ability to analyse root causes and implement decisions. Continuous improvement tools (5s; TPM; SMED, etc.) and production management tools (JIT, 6 sigma, etc.) knowledge is desirable.

  • Deep understanding of maintenance management tools (TPM, TQM, SPC, etc.)

  • Ability to develop and maintain good working relationship with colleagues at all levels

  • Good level of communication skills across different levels within the organisation

  • Competent computer skills

Apply below for immediate consideration and one of the team will be in touch to discuss further!

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