Lead Multi Skilled Engineer

  • Job Reference: 797213684-2
  • Date Posted: 25 November 2022
  • Employer: Innovate Recruitment Ltd
  • Location: Blackburn, Lancashire
  • Salary: £45,000
  • Bonus/Benefits: Plus benefits
  • Sector: Engineering and Technical
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Lead Engineer

Electrically Bias

Our client is one of the UK s leaders in designing, developing, and manufacturing cutting-edge plastic products. They are looking for someone to step into the role of Lead Engineer and grow with the business. This is a fantastic opportunity for an ambitious and experienced Engineer to join this well-established business with an impressive portfolio of clients.

Key Accountabilities of the Lead Engineer

  • Using engineering skills to positively influence and develop a team of up to 7 engineers and provide support to the Engineering Manager and Supervisors.
  • Responsible for planning changes to the equipment, carrying out those changes and then proving them in production and training line personnel to use any changes to maximum effect.
  • Ensure that all issues raised by the setting staff are dealt with effectively to avoid downtime or scrap situations.
  • Ensure that all costs are approved following the correct company procedures.
  • Have PLC s and HMI Experience.
  • Check the quality and carry out PPM s on the equipment.
  • Carry out installations and projects on new and existing equipment.
  • Complete specified reports and act on any issues raised.
  • Complete and monitor all necessary reports on the performance of team members.

Qualifications & Experience:

  • City & Guilds / NVQ / ONC Electrical engineering (or equivalent)
  • Proven track record of supervising a team within an electrical maintenance environment.
  • Previous experience of managing/prioritising a varied workload.
  • Excellent communication skills (written & verbal) and ability to develop and maintain strong working relationships with the client.
  • Proficient with MS Office.

If you feel these qualities describe you, then we would like to hear from you.

Please apply for the Lead Engineer Position by submitting your CV