Engineering Manager




Engineering Management


£45,000 to £50,000 Per Annum


North Yorkshire

Contract Type:


Engineering Manager

We are currently seeking a hands-on Engineering Manager to join an established manufacturing business based in the Hambleton district of North Yorkshire.

The successful candidate will be responsible for leading a small team of maintenance engineers, managing the engineering function on-site, and ensuring the delivery of a robust planned maintenance system and continuous improvement program.

The role will encompass both hands-on maintenance activities as well as management/paperwork duties, with a roughly equal split of 50% for each area.

The company is investing in new automation for the next year, and the Engineering Manager will play a key role in ensuring the smooth delivery of these projects, along with other site improvement initiatives.

Summary of responsibilities:

  • Manage and coordinate all engineering activities on site.
  • Lead a small team of maintenance engineers.
  • Allocating workload and PPM schedules.
  • Lead machinery installation and development projects.
  • Support customer audits and ensure regulatory compliance.
  • Reduce machinery downtime, reduce waste, and improve capacity.
  • Budget management and coordination.

Suitable applicants will hold the following skills and experiences:

  • A background working within a high-speed manufacturing environment.
  • Previous engineering/maintenance team leadership experience.
  • A strong track record of implementing maintenance improvements.
  • Experience in the delivering of capital projects.
  • An effective communicator, able to build strong relationships with colleagues and external partners.

Salary & Benefits

  • Basic salary between £45,000 to £50,000 pa (Negotiable).
  • Company Vehicle with Fuel Card.
  • Death In Service Benefit.