Contract Type: Permanent
Location: County Durham, England
Salary: £55000 - £63000 per annum + GREAT PACKAGE
Reference: LCE1103em_1583945982
Contact Name: Christine Edwards
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 11, 2020 16:59

Job Description

Engineering Manager

Circa £60K + Bonus + Pension

County Durham

We currently have a fantastic opportunity for an experienced Engineering Manager to join the team of a global manufacturing company.

The Engineering Manager will be responsible for controlling all Mechanical, E&I and Civil maintenance activities across a PVC/Compound plant.

Responsibilities of the Engineering Manager will include:

  • Lead, manage and develop engineering and maintenance teams ensuring all work is completed in line with SHE, Best Practice and Engineering Excellence standards
  • Manage the development and implementation of the engineering and maintenance strategy
  • Manager and ensure delivery of Capex and minor improvement programmes
  • Prepare, agree and ensure delivery of annual engineering/maintenance fixed cost budgets
  • Manage asset life plan, planned and unplanned maintenance project work via SAP
  • Provide engineering leadership across the business
  • Act as engineering lead and champion for engineering standards across all functions


  • Degree qualified in a relevant engineering discipline
  • Preferably chartered or working towards
  • 10+ years experience
  • Experience gained in a Chemical, Plastics or process manufacturing environment
  • Experience of managing Maintenance contracts / Engineering Procurement
  • Experience of maintenance, project management and asset care
  • In depth knowledge of engineering standards and processes
  • Strong influencing and coaching skills
  • Excellent leadership skills

APPLY NOW or contact Christine Edwards at Morgan Ryder Associates on 01051 480 2300 to progress

At Morgan Ryder we can provide you with a full range of employment opportunities from short term and fixed term temporary vacancies to permanent positions.

We recruit for companies that operate in the following industries: Food and Drink Manufacturers, FMCG, Packaging, Engineering, Automotive, Aerospace, Warehousing, Logistics, Waste Management, Petro Chemical, Pharmaceutical, Power & Renewable Energy.

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