Engineering Supervisor

Vacancy posted: Wednesday, 4 January 2017

Salary: úCompetitive
Location: Paisley

Closing date: 25 January 2017

Are you an Engineering Supervisor or an Engineer with the knowledge and experience to progress yourself in to a Supervisory role; who has the ability to drive the continuous improvement of an established Engineering department?

We are looking to appoint a candidate who can support the Engineering Manager and wider team in achieving all maintenance tasks set and underpinning a fast-paced production process. 

Do you have the passion and drive to embed maintenance in to the heart of our business whilst encouraging a progressive and forward-thinking environment?  If so, please read on…

The Engineering Supervisor will manage the Engineering Department within W. J. & W. Lang, supporting and deputizing for the Engineering Manager as required and ensuring that the breakdown, project and preventative maintenance is completed in a timely and efficient manner.  In this role, you will be expected to raise the profile of the department ensuring that a high-quality maintenance service is provided to the business; and that health and safety and continuous improvement are embedded in the departmental culture.  Support and training will be offered to aid your continuous development.

Key Activities:

  • Organise the daily workload of the maintenance engineers
  • Supervise labour providing technical support, assistance and advice as required
  • Identify the needs of the team and develop their skills
  • Ensure that teams work to safe systems of work and codes of practice
  • Participate in the planning and installation of capital plant and relocation of existing major equipment
  • Effectively manage and control stock of all spares (including critical spares)
  • Carry out design, cost and build work for short term installations
  • Control of contractors - issue and organise Permit to Works for contractors
  • Identify improvements which can be made and actively work towards making these

Skills, Experience and Qualifications:

  • Experience of working within an Engineering department is essential
  • Demonstrable leadership skills, with the ability to motivate and inspire a team
  • Organised, logical and methodical in approach to planning of tasks
  • Has great attention to detail
  • Effective communication skills
  • Results driven
  • Supervisory experience would be beneficial

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