Role details

Engineering Manager

Wadeville   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • Multinational beverage company
  • up to R 800,000 pa + bonus

About Our Client

Our Client is a multinational brewing company with operations throughout South Africa. They have established themselves as a leader in the beverage industry with over 5000 employees. This internationally known group has well-established and market leading brands numbering well over 50 SKU's under its umbrella.

Job Description

As Engineering Manager some of your key responsibilities will include:

  • Set the standard and continuously improve safety behaviours of all employees in line with the company standards & rules;
  • Support the development of a safe working environment for all through implementation of risk reduction projects to eliminate site risks;
  • Improve the plant reliability performance to a standard in line with best in class within the greater Group;
  • Support the development of the site WCM program while taking responsibility for the development and implementation of the Professional Maintenance Pillar;
  • Managing projects & feasibility studies;

As well as be responsible for:

  • Develop and implement site reliability systems in line with WCM Professional Maintenance;
  • Implement reliability improvement projects in line with WCM professional Maintenance methodology;
  • Support the development of the plant equipment & technology and drive increases in the Plants capacity;
  • Management of a team of 38 people namely: Artisans, Foremen, Electricians, Handymen, Boiler Operators, Technicians, Maintenance Planners, Storemen;
  • Ensure fixed asset maintenance and management
  • Liaise with group engineering and WCM experts to ensure the site implements best practices.

The Successful Applicant

The successful candidate will be a South African citizen with strong academic qualifications and come from a manufacturing environment with exposure to management level. He/She will also have strong improvement, process development & plant maintenance experience within the FMCG environment. SAP experience & GCC (factories) is compulsory for this role

What's on Offer

This is an opportunity to join a global organisation with operations and opportunities to advance within this market leader. A competitive remuneration package with associated/industry related benefits.

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