I&E Manager – North East

Barney Smith at CK Science is recruiting for an I&E Manager to join a company that engineering services to the Oil, Gas and chemical industries at their site in the North East of England.


As a I&E Manager you will head a small team of engineers where you will be responsible for driving instrumentation maintenance, calibrations, gas detection, and metering services to both established and new clients.  This will include working with clients face to face, scheduling and planning work, staff training and development and hands on metering, maintenance and calibrations.

Qualifications and skills:

The ideal candidate for this I&E Manager role must have a proven track record in I&E engineering and in particular plant maintenance within chemical manufacturing or Oil and Gas.  You must also be happy working in customer facing roles and have the ability to win work and develop business.

 Barney Smith - Manager at CK Science
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For information or to apply for this I&E Manager please contact Barney Smith on 0191 384 8905 or email bsmith@ckscience.co.uk. Please quote reference DH24461 in all correspondence.

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Maintenance Engineer Job (Instrumentation , Semiconductor) – North East, UK

Our client provides consultancy services to the semiconductor industry. They require a Maintenance Engineer to join their team based in the North East of England.



As Maintenance Engineer, you will be responsible for a team of technicians providing installation, maintenance, repair and calibration services to the laboratory, cleanroom and on vendor sites. This will involve planning and scheduling work, staff training, client liaison and handling complaints and queries and heading continuous improvement initiatives.


Qualifications and Experience:

To be considered for this Maintenance Engineer position, you must be qualified to minimum HNC in an engineering discipline or possess equivalent industrial experience and have a proven track record in managing teams within R&D, pilot plant preferably within semiconductors or electronics. You must also hold a full UK driving license.


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For more information, or to apply for this Maintenance Engineer position, please contact Barney Smith at CK Science on 0191 384 8905 or email bsmith@ckscience.co.uk. Please quote reference DH20707 in all correspondence.


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Engineering Manager – North East of England

Our client, a global food manufacturer based in the North East of England, is currently looking for an Engineering Manager ideally from an FMCG environment, to join their team.  This innovative company is a brand leader in its markets and boasts a strong portfolio of food products.

As an Engineering Manager, you will manage a small maintenance team of multi-skilled engineers, semi-skilled operatives and administrators to ensure that all plant, services, ancillary equipment and facilities are maintained and repaired so that they operate efficiently at all times. Further responsibilities of this engineering role include:

  • Leading a team of engineering staff, by providing coaching and training, as well as managing the performance and discipline of the team as appropriate.
  • Ensuring the safety of the team and playing a leading part in the site-wide H&S management.
  • Operating an effective planned preventative maintenance system.
  • Ensuring that repair and servicing is completed as soon as possible after a fault is identified.
  • Setting up and managing project work.
  • Keeping your own skills current and abreast with new technology, practices and materials.
  • Participating in and pro-actively supporting carbon reduction initiatives and environmental management.
  • Managing engineering expenditure in line with budgets and business requirements.
  • Promoting and participating in lean manufacturing, continuous improvement and environmental management initiatives.

The successful candidate will be a qualified engineer with a proven track record in food manufacturing within an FMCG environment. Previous supervisory experience, together with working knowledge of steam and refrigeration plant and PPM systems is also essential for this role.

This is an excellent opportunity for a proactive and results-driven Engineering Manager to develop their career with a key player within the global food and beverage industry.

If you would like more information about this Engineering Manager role, please contact Barney Smith on 0191 3848905 or email bsmith@ckscience.co.uk, quoting reference DH18966 in all correspondence. Alternatively, to apply, please click here.


About CK Science

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