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Site Supervisor – Warehouse Automation

Recruiter: Jonathan Lee Recruitment
Location: Derbyshire
Salary: Up to £52,000 + pension, bonus & benefits
Application date: 4th Jun 2019


A creative and innovative market leader in bringing new technology to warehouse logistics the world over. Working with our customers all over the world, our client develops customised solutions and is truly at the forefront of industry 4IR.

Employing over 3,000 people across the planet and turning over more than €500m year on year. They believe strongly in uniting technological know-how with a long-established experience in diverse industries to be the key to delivering successful solutions for their prestigious client base.


An exciting opportunity has arisen for an experienced Site Engineering Supervisor to join this market leading, multi-national company wat their brand new state of the art .com distribution centre at a household brand name’s distribution centre in Castle Donington.

This Site Engineering Supervisor job opportunity comes with a basic salary of circa 52,000/year. We hope to speak to suitably skilled and career-focused Engineering Management professionals as soon as possible.

Key Responsibilities:

Organise / assist in breakdown maintenance of site automation as required
Organise Planned Preventative Maintenance of automation equipment
Organise / assist in breakdown reports and shift logs including any issues arising on shift which may have or had an effect on the performance of the site equipment and / or the maintenance department
Attend daily meetings & liaise with operations to ensure workload is prioritised correctly
Organise / undertake, improvement, repairs and modifications
Organise / assist in project installation work including cost reduction activities
Provide / assist facility maintenance cover when necessary
Organise / manage spare parts and warranty components
Deputise for the Site Manager
Any other duties which reasonably correspond to the general character of this role

Qualification’s / Skills / Experience

A recognised engineering qualification (ONC minimum) ideally HNC or above
Hold an IOSH certificate
Hold a recognised apprenticeship in an engineering field
Computer Literate, MS Office / CMMS systems
Have experience in managing teams ranging from 4-16 staff
A team player with excellent problem solving skills
Full driving licence
Act as an ambassador for the business
Building and maintaining good relationships with customers, colleagues & managers.
Knowledge of programmable logic controls (PLC’s) Ideally Siemens S7
Physically fit and able to work at height

Salary package

Starting salary of £52,000
Up to 6% matched company pension contribution
Employee benefits package
Full uniform
Company mobile phone
Days role – Monday to Friday
Industry leading training and career development opportunities at home and abroad
25 days paid holiday rising with length of service and good attendance records

This is an exciting job opportunity for an aspiring Engineering supervisor with experience of working within an automated FMCG or logistics environment based in a commutable distance of the Castle Donington area to join a market leading automation systems provider with an array of career paths available both at home and abroad. This will be part of a brand new team in a state of the art .com distribution centre that will be opening later in 2019.

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