Company: NES Fircroft
Skills: Plant Operations Engineer
Education: High School/Secondary
Employment Type: Full Time Salaried Employee
Salary: 50000-56000
Location: Northampton, England, United Kingdom

Position: Asset Manager

Location: Northamptonshire

Industry: Chemical Manufacturing

Package: ?50-56k + Comprehensive benefits

A privately owned and rapidly growing chemical business, is currently looking to identify a Site Asset Manager, for their COMAH regulated chemical manufacturing facility in Northamptonshire.
As a newly created position for the business, this is a position of significant responsibility, tasked in directly managing and implementing the CMMS and maintenance strategy for the site, leading mechanical engineering maintenance activities, through effective deployment of engineering teams and contractors.

As such, you will be an experienced engineer, with a depth of experience operating in a similar position in a maintenance environment, able provide a high level of CMMS and asset expertise, with management capability for the site equipment, services and reliability.

Ideally, you will have spent time in a chemical manufacturing environment, or similar high-hazard process industry, with a high level of analytical skills, with the ability to get to the heart of complex problems and make prompt decisions, to ensure smooth delivery of plans and projects.

In return, you will join a people centric business, with a commitment to continued improvements in their engineering standards and performance.

About You
  • Proven experience of CMMS ownership and management, in a process manufacturing environment
  • Time-served engineering background, or relevant degree qualification
  • Effective analytical and reporting skills, for all aspects of PPM and asset services
  • Competent at prioritising and organising demanding workloads
  • Ability to interpret mechanical drawings as needed

Nice To Have

  • Previous experience of working on a COMAH site
  • Knowledge and experience of using LEAN manufacturing techniques


  • Market leading Salary
  • Generous Pension
  • Holidays
  • Excellent Bonus potential
  • Private Healthcare

With over 90 years' combined experience, NES Fircroft (NES) is proud to be the world's leading engineering staffing provider spanning the Oil & Gas, Power & Renewables, Infrastructure, Life Sciences, Mining, Automotive and Chemicals sectors worldwide.With more than 100 offices in 45 countries, we are able to provide our clients with the engineering and technical expertise they need, wherever and whenever it is needed. We offer contractors far more than a traditional recruitment service, supporting with everything from securing visas and work permits, to providing market-leading benefits packages and accommodation, ensuring they are safely and compliantly able to support our clients.