Head of Engineering CI & Sustainability

33 days annual leave and free parking are just a couple of benefits the head of Engineering and continuous improvement will enjoy, whilst working with this globally operating manufacturing business.

This company employs over 200 people who are based in the UK.

Because of organic growth, they are looking for a head of engineering to permanently join their business.

Based in Pudsey, easily accessible from Bradford, Wakefield, Dewsbury, Huddersfield, Halifax, Wetherby, Leeds, York, and Harrogate.
Key responsibilities of the Head of Engineering and continuous improvement will include:

Improve in-house resources and facilities, reducing our reliance on external companies and contractors.
Work with the Sustainability Engineer to create and execute a plan to reduce our site's carbon footprint, starting with water, energy, and waste reduction.
Oversee projects derived from the sustainability strategy of 'reduce' and ensure tangible results are report.
Conduct regular team reviews and one-on-one meetings with each member, ensuring strong support and open communication.
Work with the Sustainability Engineer to create and execute a plan to reduce our site's carbon footprint, starting with water, energy, and waste reduction.

For the Head of Engineering role, we are keen to receive applications from individuals who possess the following:

At least 10-year experience in Engineering and Manufacturing, with engineering higher qualifications.
Trained in Continuous Improvement methodology (e.g Lean Six Sigma).
Excellent understanding of Sustainability strategies and examples of historic success.
Experienced leader with proven track record of managing teams.
Strong organising skills with ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously.
Able to work on own initiative and to be target focused.
Proactive with a logical and analytical approach.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
Analyse production and capability data to define Continuous Improvement opportunities

In return the Head of Engineering will receive:

Annual Salary: £55,000/£60,000
Holiday Entitlement: 33 Days (25 + statutory holidays
Matched Pension Scheme
Optional Simply Healthcare plans
Stable employment that will offer long-term career opportunities.

To apply for this position, please click “Apply Now” and attach a copy of your CV.

Alternatively, please contact Lewis Lynch at E3 Recruitment for more information.


  • Location: Pudsey, England
  • Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
  • Type: Permanent
  • Recruiter: E3 Recruitment
  • Posted: 04-Jan-2024
  • Posted on: careers4a.com