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Site Engineering Manager

£52k - 57k per year
Wellingborough, Northamptonshire, England
Oliver Coen
Head of Senior Appointments
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Site Engineering Manager - Manufacturing

Salary: £57,000

Location: Northamptonshire


An exceptional opportunity has arisen for a Site Engineering Manager in Wellingborough, within a prestigious manufacturing sector leader. This role is not merely a job; it’s a pivotal position where leadership meets innovation, driving the engineering strategy forward in a high-volume, dynamic manufacturing environment. We seek a visionary, a strategic thinker with the acumen to lead our engineering team, fostering a culture of continuous improvement and excellence.

Why should you apply? This role offers the unique blend of applying your technical knowledge and leadership prowess to shape the future of our maintenance and engineering operations. As the Site Engineering Manager, your role will be critical in steering the site's strategic direction, improving operational performance, and upholding the highest standards of compliance and safety.


Skills required for the Site Engineering Manager:

  • Degree-level education in mechanical or electrical engineering, underscoring your robust foundation in engineering principles.
  • Proven track record of leading an engineering or maintenance team within a fast-paced manufacturing or food production environment, highlighting your ability to inspire and manage effectively.
  • Strategic orientation, demonstrated through successful strategy development and execution, with a history of driving performance improvements and fostering inclusive, innovative team environments.
  • Proficiency in world-class preventative maintenance methodologies such as Lean, TPM, RCA, and RCM, alongside experience with CMMS systems.
  • Exceptional prioritisation and time management skills, with the capability to navigate high-pressure situations smoothly.


The Site Engineering Manager will benefit from:

  • A competitive remuneration package of up to £57,000 per year, augmented by an enhanced holiday allowance and company sick pay.
  • An attractive benefits scheme that includes life insurance, an EV/ULEV car scheme, and a cycle to work program, ensuring your wellbeing is prioritised.
  • A balanced work schedule, with day shifts from Monday to Friday, allowing for a harmonious work-life balance.
  • A pivotal role in a leading company where your efforts are recognised and rewarded, coupled with substantial opportunities for professional development and progression.


This is a role for a leader eager to make a mark, drive change, and lead a team towards achieving operational excellence. If you are ready to step into a role that challenges and rewards in equal measure, apply now to become our Site Engineering Manager.


Commutable from: Northampton, Kettering, Rushden, Bedford, Corby, Milton Keynes, Leicester


If you are interested in this role and feel that you have the right skills then please click apply at the bottom of this advert.

For further details contact Oliver Coen at Pioneer Selection

As a registered candidate with Pioneer Selection Ltd, you automatically become eligible for our referral scheme. 

You will receive £250 for every candidate we place in permanent employment who has been recommended by you. Terms and Conditions apply please see our website for further details.

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