Senior Engineering Manager

A well-known Irish producer and distributor of consumer products are seeking to hire a Senior Engineering Manager to join their site leadership team taking responsibility for all operational engineering processes on-site. You will be based at the company’s HQ in Clonmel, Tipperary which is one of two production sites within the UK & Ireland.

You will join a hard-working team who embody a collaborative approach to getting the job done with a focus on the customer being at the core of what they do. If you are ambitious this global organisation can offer a progressive career plan.

The Position:

  • You will report into the General Manager and lead a team of six direct report within the Engineering function
  • Define and track performance metrics and KPI’s across the department to include engineering activities such as machine up-time
  • Monitor the delivery of an effective maintenance program to include a heavy emphasis on PM works to reduce down-time within manufacturing across all assets
  • Co-ordinate the capex budget for the department on an annual basis
  • Manage supplier relationship and facilitate the engagement of contractors as required during busy periods
  • Facilitate employee review meetings recommending coaching and training plans as required to ensure the development of staff and input into succession planning

The Person:

  • All applicants must hold a third level degree in a technical discipline
  • Proven ability to deliver complex engineering projects within a live environment
  • You will have at least 8 years working in a fast-paced manufacturing environment
  • Have a passion for what you do and take pride in your work

The Benefits:

  • Salary €65,000 – €70,000
  • Company performance-based bonus – up to 10%
  • Full personal health-care plan with a GP payment contribution
  • Pension contribution scheme
  • Christmas bonus voucher
  • Staff discounted products available
  • Education assistance and training courses available
  • Subsidised canteen on-site

To discover more about this opportunity, apply now or contact Aisling Clements at HRM on +353 1 632 1883 for a confidential discussion

Salary: €65000 - €70000 Location: Tipperary