Head Of Engineering

Job Title: Head Of Engineering
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: South East England, England
Salary: £85000 per annum
Start Date: 2019-02-15
Reference: BH-99327
Contact Name: Jason Tolley
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 14, 2019 15:34

Job Description

Site Engineering Manager Chemicals- South East- £75-85k+ excellent benefits

Are you a skilled and experienced Man-Manager, from a process manufacturing background, looking for a site leadership opportunity, offering a diverse array of responsibilities across projects, maintenance & site reliability, with overall responsibility for a large multi-disciplinary engineering team?

Based at their chemical manufacturing facility in the South-East, a leading chemical company have an exciting opportunity to add to their existing dynamic culture, to recruit a Site Engineering Manager, to lead engineering services for the site.

With extensive experienced gained in a similar process manufacturing environment, you will be a natural leader and strong communicator, able to provide direction to a large engineering team, well-versed in  leading change, motivating and developing people with a proven track record in reliability and project delivery in the process industry.

Responsibilities will also include asset integrity, contributing to site management & continuous improvement initiatives for the site, alongside budgetary control for the department.

As such, you will likely be an experienced Engineering Manager, ideally with a degree qualification in a mechanical or other engineering discipline, with a track record in managing large teams in a similar process industry.

 If any of the above sounds like you, we’d love to hear from you.


  • Degree qualification in relevant engineering discipline
  • Experience working in a chemical/ process manufacturing environment
  • Man management skills- This role has responsibility for a large team on site
  • Previous experience managing and delivering budgets
  • Understanding of continuous improvement processes


  • Previous experience working in a COMAH environment

  • Competitive Salary
  • Industry leading pension scheme
  • Holidays
  • Excellent Bonus potential
  • Healthcare