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Engineering Manager

Bury St. Edmunds
13/06/2019 (11:14)
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Engineering Manager

Westgate Brewery

Bury St Edmunds, SUFFOLK, IP33 1QT

United Kingdom

Firstly who are we?

We are the country’s leading pub retailer and brewer, running over 3,000 pubs, restaurants and hotels in towns, villages and city-centre high streets across England, Wales and Scotland.

What is Brewing & Brands?

Brewing & Brands is the operational heart of Greene King operating two breweries, one in the historic home town of Bury St Edmunds (Westgate Brewery) and the other in Dunbar (Belhaven Brewery). In addition to brewing we also have two packaging plants and a national distribution network.

So what is it like to work here?

We work behind the scenes to guarantee the smooth operation of our pubs, restaurants, hotels and breweries. With around 44,000 people all across the UK who rely on us for guidance and support. Making sure we deliver this to a business as large and fast-paced as Greene King isn’t always easy, but with the right attitude and an unyielding commitment to our customers, anything is possible.

We pull together to get things done and work hard to motivate and support each other to do well as one team. We believe in celebrating successes and recognising others for what we do, ask any one of our employees and they will say they are proud to be part of Greene King.

The role

Role Purpose:

Responsible for the Plant, People and Process this role will is accountable for creating an Engineering Function that is consistent with world class FMCG operations by developing and delivering an end to end engineering strategy across the multi-site operation.

Key Accountabilities:

·Create and Lead the deployment of the Engineering strategy that improves machine and process performance and ensures full legal compliance of statutory requirements across the multi-site operation.

·Maintain and continuously improve the Preventative Maintenance programme identifying critical asset care that enables the optimum balance of process performance and cost through improving MTBR and MTBF.

·Responsible for ensuring a culture of positive Behavioural Safety is promoted and adhered to through the appropriate safety frameworks for all engineers and contractors.

·Oversee that new installation/asset replacement projects are managed and implemented through an early equipment maintenance programme.

·Lead the deployment of Lean Methodologies in the Engineering function that encourages full Root cause analysis and the actions required to prevent further occurrences.

·Able to identify and implement industry best practice methods and use them to drive a culture changing approach to maintenance and promote a Safety behavioural culture within the engineering function.

·Work in partnership with the Operational leadership team, to improve key business results, to develop engineering skills and knowledge that promote a professional FMCG team culture.

·Lead the Engineering team on a day to day basis including the personal development and training to enhance individual capability and competence.

·Proactively using multiple data streams to identify opportunities to improve equipment process and drive a culture of Continuous Improvement across the sites engineering teams.

·Support projects that limit process impact on the Environment and promote the reduction in the overall consumption of main Utilities.

·Support a cross functional approach to improving and maintaining standards for internal and external audits.

Fully embed the Company Vision and Winning ways into the Engineering function.

What can we offer you?

* Competitive salary

* 33% Greene King Discount (for all managed pubs including Local Pubs and brands such as Hungry Horse, Eating Inn, Old English Inns and Loch Fyne)

* Wide range of employee benefits (pension, dental, share save, free refreshments, on site cafe)

* Excellent Training and Career Progression opportunities

* 25 days holiday each year (Not including bank holidays). Role dependent

* Onsite parking
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