Engineering Shift Manager

Are you an Engineering Shift Manager who is looking for an opportunity to develop your career with a major FMCG brand?

Do you have a passion to work at a company who focuses on innovation, Projects, Continuous Improvement, training & development?

Do you want to lead a high performing team in a fast-paced environment?  
MacGregor Black is working with a Leading FMCG Brand on the search for an Engineering Manager. This is a permanent role based in Hereford.

  • Responsible for on-shift Engineering performance of fast-moving production line and wider factory Engineering activities with due consideration for safe plant operations.
  • Champion an area of responsibility in order to effectively support operations
  • Understanding of engineering and operational KPI’s and be able to identify areas for improvement.
  • Instigate and monitor the performance of planned maintenance programmes and schedules recommending improvements where appropriate, to ensure efficiencies are maximised.
  • Identify the training needs of the Shift in order to coach, train and develop the team to provide the opportunities to develop to their potential.
  • Ensure 100% service targets are achieved and quality standards maintained.
  • Lead a team of engineers. Including the mentorship of apprentices in aid to develop their skills
  • Identify and drive optimisation projects aimed at increased environmental performance and cost reduction.

What are we looking for?

  • Apprentice trained, educated to HNC/HND level in a Mechanical/Electrical engineering
  • Self-motivated attitude with the ability to multi-task and thrive in a timeline-driven environment
  • Interpersonal communication skills
  • Ability to work alone or as part of a team


  • Experience in Engineering Leadership
  • IEE 17th or 18th Edition
  • Instrumentation and process control experience
  • PLC experience
  • Air and pneumatics trained
  • Refrigeration experience

Salary £54,000 – £64,000 DOE

5-shift continental pattern

For more information, please contact Scott Millican today.

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