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Lead Engineer

Stonehouse, Gloucestershire
Job Type
20 Jun 2024
M ller UK & Ireland is wholly owned by Unternehmensgruppe Theo M ller which employs over 31,000 people throughout Europe. In the UK, M ller develops, manufactures and markets a wide range of branded and private label dairy products made with milk from 1,300 farmers in Britain.M ller is ranked within the top 20 in The Grocer's Top 100 list of Britain's Biggest Brands and is picked from shelves millions of times each year. M ller UK & Ireland includes:

M ller Milk & Ingredients which aims to be Britain's private label dairy leader and produces branded and private label fresh milk, cream, butter and ingredients products. It boasts a network of dairies and depots servicing customers throughout the country.

M ller Yogurt & Desserts which is the UK's leading yogurt manufacturer which aims to create millions more M ller moments for its consumers. It is responsible for major brands like M ller Corner, M llerlight, M ller Bliss, M ller Rice, FRijj and M ller Kefir Smoothie and produces chilled desserts under licence from Mondelez International. It also supplies the UK private label yogurt market from a dedicated, state of the art yogurt facility.

M ller UK & Ireland is wholly owned by the Unternehmensgruppe Theo M ller which employs over 24,000 people throughout Europe. In the UK, M ller develops, manufactures and markets a wide range of branded and private label dairy products made with milk from more than 1,700 British farmers. The M ller brand is ranked at No.7 in The Grocer's Top 100 list of Britain's Biggest Brands, and is also the 7th most chosen brand in the UK.

We are currently recruiting within our Severnside Blow Moulding function for an Lead Engineer to join the team.

This is a Days only Monday - Friday Role.

Key Tasks:
  • Motivation of engineering team through effective leadership and coaching and development of team
  • Control of contractors & maintenance suppliers through effective performance reviews
  • Eden apprentice mentoring
  • Support Maintenance Excellence roadmap implementation plan for site
  • Adherence to planned maintenance schedules through effective resource planning
  • Adequate plant cover, as required, through effective resource planning
  • Undertake analysis of CMMS data to assist forward planning, opportunity for equipment improvement
  • Fully support end to end PMS
  • Review maintenance activities and identify opportunities to improve cost effectiveness
  • RCA/5 why analysis/problem solving techniques.
  • Support the site and departmental 5s programme.
  • Develop maintenance improvement techniques
  • Drive and support Reliability Centred Maintenance/FMECA activities
  • To liaise with manufacturers of specialist machinery, equipment and component suppliers to promote standardisation, improvements and cost effectiveness opportunities
Your responsibilities:
  • People management including delivery of performance review, development and coaching of team, dealing with employee relations issues
  • Create purpose and direction around OGSM deliverables. Communicate OGSM and act as a role model for company values.
  • Ensures own activities are aligned to overall business objectives and knows how current performance impacts the bottom line
  • Collaboratively works with other teams to improve our business
  • Promote a strong safety culture at all times and compliance to current H&S standards
  • Deep knowledge of Operational Excellence , coaching team on use of the principles and tools. Encourage engineering based OE projects.
  • Utilises all available opportunities, enabling others to improve the way we do things
Experience Required:
  • Minimum 3 years' experience working in a fast paced manufacturing environment
  • Experience in working with process equipment, P&ID's
Compensation & Benefits:

In return for your contributions to our success, M ller offers a competitive salary package

We value our people and are proud to offer a wide range of benefits:
  • Salary sacrifice Pension scheme with Muller matching up to 8%
  • Life Assurance at 4x your annual salary
  • We know it's important to take time to spend with family and friends, we give you 33 days holiday including bank holidays plus the opportunity to buy and sell.
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  • Job Reference: 1366041786-2
  • Date Posted: 20 June 2024
  • Recruiter: Müller
  • Location: Stonehouse, Gloucestershire
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Trades & Services
  • Job Type: Permanent