about 1 month ago
What if you could work with remarkable people on extraordinary things? What if the end result was something a little bit special? What if your role was mission critical?
For nearly 70 years, AWE has been at the forefront of nuclear weapons research and development. We have a critical mission: to provide the warheads for the UK’s ultimate deterrent – Trident. We also use our unique skills to provide wider UK government with counter-terrorism and nuclear threat reduction solutions.
It takes a special sort of person to work at AWE. What if that person was you?
Manager - Facility Engineering
Location – Reading/Basingstoke area
Package – Competitive salary plus contributory pension scheme, generous holiday entitlement, additional flexible benefits scheme and excellent work/life balance including 9 day working fortnight.
AWE has been named in the Sunday Times top 25 big companies to work for in 2019.
Working for one of the area’s largest employers and enjoying an excellent work/life balance, our engineers gain experience on a wide variety of equipment and projects and can make a direct and visible contribution to the successful running of the business. You will manage and oversee a professional engineering delivery team to enable the Principal Asset Engineer in fulfilment of the strategy for the upkeep of all assets and equipment AWE needs in order to deliver the Programme.
You will be required to:
Provide leadership to Asset Engineering Solutions teams (Shape the future to inspire trust, build effective relationships to clarify purpose, energise the team to deliver results, and be a model for personal excellence, integrity and accountability)
Identify and provide necessary talent to deliver Asset Engineering Solutions order book
Assure engineering solution delivery standards through competence and training
Provide line and career management for Asset Engineering Solutions team.
Identification and provision of strategic engineering resource
Maintain and promote high personal standards in environment, safety, health, security and quality and be a great team player
To be successful in this role you will need to have:
Line management/leadership experience (essential)
Building services with a broad engineering background
Knowledge of quality engineering (FMEA, RCA, maintenance strategies)
HNC and extensive experience in technical engineering leadership essentialBEng and Chartership with an engineering institute desirable