Engineering Manager

Job Title: Engineering Manager
Job Reference: SD00079

Location: Birmingham
Job Type: Permanent

£50000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits: Bonus, share scheme, Bupa & pension
Sector: Engineering

Posted 15 days ago

Are you an experienced Engineering Manager, who can demonstrate a proven track record in engineering improvements and performance, looking to join a major employer offering excellent career development opportunities and outstanding benefits package?


This is a rare and exciting opportunity to join this well established organisation who can offer outstanding career development opportunities.

As the successful Engineering Manager, you will report to the Head of Engineering and be an intrinsic part of the senior management team, specifically focusing on developing and implementing safe systems of work for all Airport Terminal/Airfield related maintenance activities across the organisation.

Your key activities
  • Budget control for all maintenance, managing activities within the budget.
  • Managing a team of Engineers ensuring operation and development objects are achieved within the performance review cycle.
  • Deliver reliable operation of all Terminal infrastructures.
  • Ensure Terminal Infrastructure complies with UK and global security regulations.
  • Develop Asset Management Plans for Terminal Infrastructure setting out PPM activities, replacement cycles and budgets for a 10 year period.
  • Coach, lead and manage a team of maintenance engineers developing and implementing safe systems of work for all terminal related maintenance activities conducted across the site.
  • Continuously improve facilities maintenance techniques by maintaining awareness of new technologies.
  • Ensure robust Contract Management and Maintenance of SLA for relevant systems.

As the successful Engineering Manager you will have:
  • A degree in Engineering
  • A relevant safety qualification for example NEBOSH
  • Thorough knowledge of maintenance of relevant systems such as HVAC, Engergy Management Systems, Cooling Towers/Smoke vents, Airbridges, Passenger Staff Search, Lifts and Escaltors and Automatic Door Systems
  • Knowledge of COSHH, PUWER, LOLER, Electricity at work Regulations, Gas Safety Regulations and Water Supply regulations.
  • Clear understanding of Computer Maintenance Management Systems (CMMS)
  • Experience in Equipment Criticality and risk-based maintenance approaches for example DMECA, Root Cause Analysis and condition monitoring.
  • Experience in Maintenance Best Practices.
  • Project Management Experience.


Salary Circa 55K plus up to 14% bonus, Bupa, Share options, Generous Holidays and Flexible working hours.
Julie Alton


Julie Alton

Managing Director

I know that it may sound cliché, but recruitment really is my passion. I have worked in Engineering Recruitment since 1993 and always strive to be known for providing quality recruitment solutions. In an industry where reputation is foremost, I have aimed to maintain a high-quality, honest-service approach throughout all of my roles.

In 2000 I was approached to join the Simon Holdings Group, with a view to extending their Technical Recruitment presence into the Midlands, thereby complementing the progress of their Jenrick Engineering brand in the South since 1967.

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T 01283 548121




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