Electrical & Automation Engineering Manager

Role: Electrical & Automation Engineering Manager

Location: Bolton.  Working for a globally renowned company.

Salary- dependent on experience.

Being welcomed to join their Centre Project Engineering team you will be expected to create and lead their Engineering Technology & Controls department.

This engineering team is encouraged to foster new ideas and perspectives.  Looking for you to make a personal impact, have passion and inspire their teams.

You would need to build an understanding of business requirements, working alongside both site and support teams, to build a national strategy. Through data-analysis, business partnering and supplier relationships you would need to be able to interpret the technology requirements, identify trends and ways of working to support their site operations.

You will require the ability to manage and motivate teams, directly, indirectly and remotely, using your experience and knowledge to guide and influence. You will also have experience in supplier relationship management, successfully using these relationships to keep up-to-date with changing technologies. They are looking for you to be an excellent relationship builder and team player, with the ability to work effectively with diverse groups, exhibiting the leadership and strategic skills that this role requires.

As an Operational Technology Engineer you will need to possess a broad knowledge of business processes and emerging technology solutions. Working with both business and functional strategies you will rise to the challenge to help deliver on National objectives.

•Establish effective partnering relationships with the Business Leaders, Senior Managers, across relevant business areas to drive the development and delivery of OT applications to enable business strategy.
•Subject Matter Expert for Operational Technology and leadership of related capital projects
•Ability to evaluate and mitigate risk to ensure effective operations
•Establish and manage strategic supplier relationships. Ensuring that services provided are to the required standard to support the business.
•To provide user support and training for OT systems. Ensuring that support process is adhered to and critical business processes are conducted.

•Expertise in Manufacturing Control Systems, including Electrical, PLC, SCADA, MES & ERP Integration
•Excellent knowledge of IoT technologies for an industrial setting
•Working knowledge in IT Systems, including network design
•Proven experience in full lifecycle project delivery
•An Engineer with experience of working in a fast-paced manufacturing environment
•Identify continuous improvement opportunities to drive quality, cost, reliability and safety performance.
•Driven by solutions with a positive approach, ideas and innovation motivated
•Passionate about quality and best practice whilst driving continuous improvement
•Continued personal development with an eye for developing and encouraging talent within your team
•Understanding of managing people and leading by example
•Possess an Engineering Qualification such as HND, HNC, BEng or equivalent

•Award winning pension plan
•Life Assurance
•Discount Vouchers / products
•Benefits for you and your family for example; gym membership, child care vouchers etc.

Please email your CV  to       cv@hireaperson.com

Thank you & we look forward to hearing from you.