Head of Engineering

Job Title: Head of Engineering
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Cheshire, England
Salary: £75000 - £95000 per annum, Benefits: + Excellent Benefits
Start Date: 2018-04-18
Reference: 81085
Contact Name: Shay McIntosh
Contact Email:
Job Published: April 19, 2018 17:35

Job Description

Head of Engineering - Pharmaceuticals 

An excellent opportunity has arisen for an experienced Project Engineer with a leading global Pharmaceutical company based in the North West. This is a fantastic opportunity to join a global company and be a member of the site leadership team.

As a Head of Engineering you will;
  • Lead the Engineering and HSE function and provide strong leadership for all engineering activities on site.
  • Provide sound technical guidance to facilities and maintenance teams, process engineering, process safety and HSE teams.
  • Train, develop and manage the engineering team and empower employees to carry out their roles to the best of their ability.
  • Ensure compliance activities are completed on time and to the correct standards.
  • Deliver capital expenditure projects from conception through to implementation and handover.
  • Act as the Engineering representative with external agencies e.g. Health & Safety Executive and local authority.
To qualify for the role of Head of Engineering you will need to/have;
  • Be a chartered engineer with a relevant degree
  • Have held 5+ years experience in the leadership of Engineering & HSE functions in a Pharmaceutical, Medical Devices or Chemical process manufacturing envionrment
  • Significant GMP experience.