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Engineering Team Manager

Hain Daniels Group
Post Date: 11/15/2017
End Date:  11/15/2020
Recruiter: Hain Daniels Group
Location: Histon, Cambridgeshire East of England
Salary: Unspecified
Job category: Engineering
Employment type: Full time
Employer or agency: Direct Employer
Job role: Engineering Team Manager
Job reference: 382

The Role: 

Here at Hain Daniels we are currently recruiting for an Engineering Team Manager to join our site in Histon, Cambridge. The successful candidate will co-ordinate activities of the Production Engineers within your shift to deliver improved plant performance utilising engineering best practices. You will co-ordinate activities of the shift team to deliver effective front line response to plant breakdowns driving root cause analysis and a "First Time Fix" approach to plant issues improving Mean Time Between Failure.

Through the shift team deliver plant performance improvements through moving reactive planned maintenance to proactive predictive maintenance whilst implementing continuous improvement through focussed improvement projects incorporating FMEA working with the Maintenance Technician.

The successful Engineering Team Manager will provide professional and effective engineering support to the site whilst liaising between Engineering, Production, Planning and Quality, to ensure value is added in everything you and your team carry out. The role will develop an improvement programme for all its team members to improve their relevant skill levels and facilitate application of the new skills. 

The role will ensure that effective maintenance, continuous improvement and plant repairs will be progressive and be successful in assisting the site achieve its targets ensuring the plant is maintained to give the best possible product quality and efficiency results by managing both in-house and 3rd party resource.

Under guidance of the Production Engineering Manager the Team Manager and engineers will be managed to ensure activities are recorded accurately plus issues are investigated and resolved effectively delivering long term plant reliability.

Working hands on as required driving a supportive culture and team work whilst owning the shift, escalating solutions, delivering a positive engagement with their team, peers and management across departments.

Job Requirement

What you will need for the role / what it will take 

The successful Engineering Team Manager will have 5 Years plus experience in the FMCG industry in a similar role. You must have the ability to influence and collaborate at all levels in order to achieve engineering targets. Ability to represent the company in a professional and highly competent manner and able to work flexible hours as required. A positive attitude, open to change with a proactive approach and a passionate attitude to business success. You must have apositive and flexible approach to on going training and be a results orientated individual with adherence to high quality standards and continuous improvement. An excellent time manager with an adaptable and 

Job Benefits

About Us / what we do: 
At our Histon site, our largest single site within the Group, we manufacture ambient sweet spreads and jellies for a host of our grocery brands, including: Hartley's; Gales Honey; and marmalades under our Robertson's, Frank Coopers, Keiller and Rose's brands. We also produce private label products here. 

The Hartley’s Jam heritage dates back to 1871, and today we are still Britain’s best loved jam selling enough each year to spread over 500 million pieces of toast. We offer you smooth jams, some ‘with bits’; convenient ‘squeezy’ packs; and our ‘Hartley’s Best’; which is packed with more fruit in an award winning jar.

And we know a thing or 2 about Jelly too. It is the fastest growing market in the UK Ambient Desserts category, and Hartley’s holds pole position. Our jelly tablet capability is unique to our Hartley’s brand. Our innovative ready-to-eat pots offer a quick and convenient snack, and are driving the category forward. Inherently low in fat, we also make sugar-free jellies in both convenient, individual pots, and ‘To-Make’ jellies; 10 Cal pot jellies; and pots with fruit suspended in jelly.

Why join us?

At Hain Daniels we’ve developed a real recipe for success: we create tasty food and drinks with goodness at their core, and work with some incredible brands whose ethos is the same as ours. At the core of everything we do are our people: without them, we simply wouldn’t be a market-leading food and drink specialist.
The typical Hain Daniels employee is friendly, hard-working and passionate about what they do. And by showing such commitment to us, we reward our team members with a lovely place to work and the chance to achieve their potential; with plenty of opportunities for personal development. we offer generous pay and a genuine opportunity to help the business grows

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