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Senior Manager Engineering

Job description

Are you an experienced manager with mechanical background and knowledge of road passenger legislation?

Job Responsibilities: 

  • Overall Engineering responsibility for the vehicle fleet and the reporting of Engineering KPIs.
  • Formulating & implementing strategies & budgets for engineering, maintenance & materials that are fully in line with business plans.
  • Ensuring that all vehicles in the Region are maintained and serviced to the required standards.
  • Ensuring the appropriate & timely planning, scheduling and monitoring of all maintenance, repair and modifications/refurbishment of all vehicles; monitoring fuel management.
  • Ensuring the proper management of vehicle examination and certification processes.
  • Reviewing & developing engineering, maintenance & materials activities for continuous improvement.
  • Implementation of ongoing Cost Saving initiatives.
  • Ensure that all necessary fleet records and other activity statistics are maintained.
  • Overseeing the age profile, safety & performance of all vehicles.
  • Manage the development and training of staff to meet the growing needs of the business, dealing with disciplinary and other staff related issues.
  • Leading relevant trade union/staff negotiations
  • Ensuring timely & thorough investigations of technical aspects of accidents and collisions.
  • Maintenance and development of engineering facilities.
  • Continued development of safety culture.
  • Develop, implement and maintain SOPs and Risk Assessments for activities, equipment and facilities in the Region.

Job Requirements: 

  • Qualified Mechanical Engineer preferably with experience in the field of road passenger vehicles.
  • Knowledge of legislation linked to road passenger transport. Understanding of Health & Safety Legislation and practice essential
  • Previous management experience, particularly with regard to managing people
  • Experience of change management preferable
  • Excellent understanding &working knowledge of SAP
  • Ability to work with Word,Excel, PowerPoint, an advantage

For a confidential discussion on this or any other job opportunities please contact Jakub on 021 2359 140 / jsimilak@sigmar.ie

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