Role details

Engineering Supervisor

West Yorkshire   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • 12Hrs Shifts, Pattern defined locally (4/5 Shift), Average 42 Hrs / Week
  • Reports to: Production Shift Manager with dual line to Engineering Manager

About Our Client

FMCG Manufacturer

Job Description

  • Planning, co-ordinating, validation and verification of team tasks
  • Maintaining an approximate 70% / 30% hands on to supervisory split, rapidly diagnose and resolve reactive faults. Escalate in a timely manner where appropriate.
  • Trend Analysis of line performance data leading to the identification and delivery of improvement projects in support of better line performance
  • Co-ordination of permit to work system for control of contractor / internal activities within defined work area
  • Ensure completion of equipment diaries, handover records, incident reports. Completion of notifications & Work orders within SAP PM for all work allocated to team. Raise purchase orders where required
  • Attendance and input to all relevant operational, engineering and CI meetings.
  • Maintain compliance to all internal and statutory legislation with particular regard to PTW, LOTO and Cott Risk Mgt Standards inc Risk assessment
  • Meet with shift manager at start and end of shift to agree operational and engineering priorities. Give clear direction to eng team for shift activities.
  • Plan co-ordinate and lead allocated annual equipment overhauls.
  • Work collaboratively with all adjacent teams (PCs, Shift Managers Quality and Technical Ops) to resolve issues rapidly and drive improvement

The Successful Applicant

  • Extensive knowledge and experience of the principles of operation of production equipment.
  • Good knowledge of engineering principles and their practical application through industry standard generic components.
  • Practical engineering skills including hand tools and machine tools.
  • Awareness of the practical implications of all relevant Statutory legislation (PUWER, EAWA, Supply Of Machinery Regs, Functional Safety, pressure regs, gas regs, CDM etc)
  • Planning skills (Shift Workload)
  • Working knowledge of Internal risk management standards - PTW (WAH, Hot, Confined, LOTO / Isolation, Chemical)
  • Data analysis and identification of trends.
  • Understanding of CI Methodologies and the associated tools (1 from Lean, 6 Sigma, TPM etc)
  • Ability to read technical drawings
  • Exceptional Fault Finding Skills including knowledge of structured Fault Finding Techniques (6 Point, 1/2 Split, Substitution, I/P to O/P, Emergence Seq)

What's on Offer

Contributory Pension Plan, Staff shop vouchers, 25 holidays plus statutory holidays, Free car parking.

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