Department Manager – Electrical – Deeside

Deeside, Chester

Electrical / Department Manager – £60-64k + Quarterly Bonus Scheme (up to 13% of salary) + 10% Employer Pension Contribution + Private Medical = £70-75k package

Samuel Frank is recruiting for a Department Manager with a strong background in Electrical engineering to a join a globally recognised manufacturing company with a large site in the Deeside / Chester area, who will have responsibility spanning all electrical engineering on the plant.

Key aspects of the Electrical Manager role include

  • Provide first class level of engineering expertise and to maintain electrical equipment capability for the site, including responsibility for the shift-based Automation Technicians, Electrical Maintenance Engineers and HV Engineering teams.
  • Implement continuous improvement plans
  • Electrical Manager will lead and drive the safety performance of the team
  • Identify and develop relationships with key external contract labour support services
  • Successful Electrical Manager will have knowledge of Root Cause Analysis tools and strategic maintenance processes
  • Identify and implement design/development opportunities to improve plant reliability and availability and improve product quality
  • Provide engineering support for the implementation of capital schemes
  • Authorise, monitor and control expenditure on goods and services within the annual maintenance budget
  • Facilitate and lead development of all elements of the Company Asset Management Framework
  • Liaise with Site Development and Engineering as required to maintain team performance
  • Identify and implement opportunities to improve cost effectiveness via effective downshift planning and execution
  • Ensure personnel are properly trained and succession plans in place
  • All applicants must be eligible to work in the UK without sponsorship

The company is committed to the training and development of team members. You will receive regular, specialist training on current and emerging technologies, an annual salary review, 10% employer pension contribution and a range of staff discounts with some major UK brands.

If this sounds like you and you’re an experienced Department Manager with a strong background in electrical engineering, then please send your CV for immediate review.

The company is located in the North West and is easily commutable from the following places; Deeside, Chester, Wrexham, Ellesmere Port, Broughton, Liverpool, Northwich, Runcorn, Widnes and Warrington.

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