Engineering & Facilities Manager

Engineering & Facilities Manager

TJX Europe | Wakefield, ENG, GB

Posted 13 days ago

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Amazing, supportive people. Fast-paced work that makes no two days the same. You’ll find all this and more when you join our TJX Distribution Team.

You may not have heard of TJX Europe, but chances are you’ve shopped in Homesense or TK Maxx; these are part of our TJX family.

At TJX Europe, we’re looking for an Engineering & Facilities Manager, based in our Wakefield Processing Centre to sustain the smooth running of the site by ensuring the correct working of all mechanical or electrical equipment, making sure this is constantly maintained to help meet teh needs of the business.

Key Responsibilities

Manage all maintenance and facilities activities on site, including contractors, acting as technical specialist in relation to building improvements and repairs
Ensure that all work is carried out to the latest Health and Safety at Work Act and other legislation and regulations in line with TJX policy
Optimise availability, productivity and performance from plant, machinery and equipment on site and ensure an effective planned preventative maintenance plan is in place and adhered to.
Ensure the site team is efficient, well-motivated and have a pervading sense of urgency to complete repairs in a timely manner whilst ensuring H & S compliance
Relationship and S.L.A management of the incumbent site 3rd party cleaning, catering and travel service providers
Ensure all necessary risk assessments are undertaken and that necessary Safe Systems of Work are in place in relation to people, plant, equipment, property, environmental and health and safety
Conduct all relevant inspections and testing to comply with Company Health & Safety Policy and Insurers’ requirements.
Responsible for site maintenance and facilities budget including spent analysis & payment invoicing as well as annual Capital Expenditure and project implementation, identifying any cost savings.
Develop effective supplier relationships and undertake contract negotiations where applicable
Manage contractors in the cost effective and safe delivery of scheduled maintenance and repairs, including best cost solutions from suppliers
Ensure levels of housekeeping are maintained to the highest standards throughout areas of responsibility and where appropriate informing colleagues of improvement required
Ensure consistent training procedures are maintained so as not to invalidate any warranty or contractual issues in respect to performance
Manage consumables inventory and replenishment of spares

Key Skills, Knowledge & Experience

Engineering qualification (Mechanical / Electrical)
Proven experience of maintenance and facilities management, including management of technical team
Conversant with systems for pneumatics, hydraulics and PLC’s
Proven ability to work in partnership with management teams
IT literate
Problem solving and analytical skills
Able to read and interpret site plans and drawings / layouts and contribute to discussions around site development and changes
Health and Safety and Environmental legislation and Codes of Practice
Ability to recruit, manage and develop a multi-skilled team to meet the changing business needs.
Project management experience
Ability to construct and present business case
Able to communicate effectively and adopt appropriate style for audience

Apply today and Discover Different at TJX.

We consider all applicants for employment without regard to age, disability, gender, gender reassignment, marriage and civil partnerships, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or belief and/or sexual orientation.