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Site Engineering Manager - Leeds

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Date: 12-Jul-2021

Location: Leeds, Leeds, GB

Company: Britvic

Senior Engineering Manager - Leeds site


At Britvic we are on a journey to become the most dynamic drinks company.  As one of the UK’s leading players in the FMCG market we pride ourselves on setting high standards, being courageous and pushing ourselves to think outside of the bottle. Our brands include Robinsons, Fruit Shoot, Purdey's, Tango and name a few! 

In the UK we employ over 1,600 people and have 3 factories, 3 office locations and a national distribution centre. Over the last few years, we have installed 10 new production lines, a combined heat and power plant (CHP), as well as providing infrastructure for further expansion. 


About the role 

  • As Engineering Manager you will use your technical expertise and your people skills to lead and develop the site Engineering team, to deliver optimum use of resources, that ensure the site delivers productivity, quality, cost, service and safety objectives in an environment of high morale and engagement
  • Work in partnership with the Site Operations Manager to improve business results and to develop engineering skills and knowledge within the site teams, promoting a professional manufacturing team culture
  • To devise and implement site delivery plans for plant, people and processes, within the context of the overall Manufacturing strategy
  • Contribute to the development of the site vision and strategic plan and develop a strategy for energy and equipment which supports site target achievement, taking a lead role with the strategy for the maintenance pillar
  • Plan and control the engineering budget to deliver the most cost-effective results
  • Identify and action opportunities for improvements within the engineering team to promote a continuous improvement culture within the Engineering and operational team
  • Manage site engineering services to meet operational requirements and drive improvements to all energy ratios


Skills and Experience   

We are looking for an Engineering Manager who has experience in:

  • A proven track record of Engineering Management
  • Sound understanding of end to end FMCG operations
  • Experience in implementing lean tools and techniques
  • Excellent people and leadership skills
  • Leads a culture of continuous improvement
  • Takes a positive role in developing the skills of others
  • Motivates others to work together through effective teamwork
  • Proven record of Engineering Project delivery
  • Appropriate qualification in Engineering


In return we offer a comprehensive benefits package and the opportunity to really grow your career and drive change and efficiencies within the manufacturing arena. 


We believe we are stronger together and that’s why we’re committed to providing equal opportunities to all applicants and employees. We know that by building a truly inclusive environment where everyone feels celebrated, safe and respected - diversity and wellbeing will naturally thrive 


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