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Engineering Team Manager
Tuscany Park, Wakefield

Job reference: NRD-ALX-005344

Location: Tuscany Park, Wakefield

Closing date: 08/06/2020

Employment type: Permanent/full time

Are you already an Engineering Team Manager, or an Engineering Team Leader at the top of your game, we're looking for a Manager for 4 on 4 off shift pattern DAYS?  Working alongside the Engineering Manager as part of our Engineering management team in Tuscany, you’ll manage, develop and engage a small shift team of skilled maintenance engineers to drive the effectiveness of the engineering team in reducing downtime and increasing productivity. 

Our bakery sites are highly automated environments and our Engineering teams are keeping us at the cutting edge of innovation and automation. To ensure our fresh products reach our customers daily we operate a 24/7 food manufacturing plant in the heart of Yorkshire.

Here at Tuscany Park, the team are dedicated to continuous improvement opportunities. We are proud to be leading and developing a team at the heart of the Warburton’s bakery network.

The Recipe

Our Engineering team are encouraged to foster new ideas and perspectives whilst driving change at a pace; we’re looking for you to make a personal impact, have passion and inspire a team whilst recognising successes and rewarding that along the way. As an Engineering Team Manager you’ll be with us on that journey.

We are proud of our safety record and our Engineers lead by example in all that they do; quality and safety are the values we live by and we’re looking to find that passion in you.
You’ll be supporting the Engineering Manager to deliver the maintenance strategy and train and coach our operations team with autonomous maintenance. Innovation, accountability, strong leadership skills coupled with technical engineering knowledge is essential for the role. Have you got what it takes to join our family?

As “Britain’s Best Loved Food Brand” we have been baking bread since 1876.  Today we are proudly a fifth-generation family company supplying 18,500 retail customers from 11 bakeries and 15 depots, producing a range of over 70 products including gluten and wheat free.  Our family of 4,500 colleagues throughout the UK, have recognised us as number 17 in the Sunday Times Top 25 Best Big Companies to work for.  Family and values are what makes us different and we are a proud bunch.  Join us and be proud to be Warburtons.

Essential Ingredients

•    Leadership and Team Development skills, high levels of energy and team engagement
•    Drive Root Cause Analysis and strive to prevent re-occurrence with counter measures
•    Experienced in FMCG Engineering, ideally Food Manufacturing
•    Multi-skilled in both electrical and mechanical engineering with a mechanical bias 
•    Engineering apprenticeship and associated qualifications such as BTEC ONC, HNC, HND
•    CMMS experience and knowledge – preferably SAP
•    Basic PLC experience and fault-finding diagnostics (Allen Bradley)
•    Ability to deploy and execute the preventative maintenance strategy for the site.
•    Driven to deliver solutions, ideas and innovations in a positive and pragmatic way
•    Living our culture and values – be part of the Warburtons family
•    Passionate about quality and best practice whilst driving continuous improvement
•    COSHH & HACCP awareness
•    Working knowledge of internal H&S audits and processes

Extra Dough

•    Ongoing personal development either sponsored or supported
•    A slice of the annual profits
•    Award winning pension plan
•    Life Assurance
•    Discount Vouchers / products
•    Benefits for you and your family for example; discounted gym membership, child care vouchers, bike to work scheme