Northern Engineering Manager

Employee Benefits

To support the Engineering Manager, Associate Director of Engineering and the Northern Operations Manager to drive Engineering management across the Northern sites of the business whilst meeting a high standard of Health & Safety and Environmental within ICL. To ensure projects are planned, designed and progressed on a timely basis and increase efficiency across the engineering functions.


Tasks include:

  • Manage the engineering resources to optimise profitable output and meet customer requirements
  • Develop and present new ideas, then implement when appropriate
  • Improve and monitor Health & Safety, Environmental, Quality and risk performance of engineering by site
  • Co-ordinate the development of a timely Engineering Budget annually
  • Monitor the engineering team in the North to ensure the business is adequately resourced to comply with regulations
  • Identify strengths and weaknesses, areas for improvement and training/development requirements
  • Contribute to Group Strategy as part of the Management team
  • Ad-hoc projects when required


Person Specification:

  • Qualified and experience Engineering Manager
  • Degree qualified or similar in Chemical/Mechanical/Process Safety
  • Strong experience in Engineering leading
  • Must have excellent communication – written and verbally
  • Exceptional problem solver and identify effective solutions quickly
  • Broad and up-to-date knowledge of best practise in manufacturing engineering
  • The ability to research and test new methods to improve results while maintaining attention to detail
  • Good mentor/trainer and ability to maintain positive working relationships


Hours: Monday – Friday; 09:00 – 17:00 equating to 40 hours per week.

Benefits include: Company Pension, Private Medical Insurance, Pension and Life Assurance Scheme, 22 annual days plus bank holidays, monthly payment and additional days after 5 years’ service.

Salary: £50,000 – £60,000 per annum, depending on experience.