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Resident Engineering Team Leader - Nottingham

We are now recruiting for a Resident Engineering Team Leader to join our team in Nottingham

The Resident Engineering Team Leader is the team's vocal point for the customer on all automation-related topics. They provide a broad-based electrical, mechanical, FM and software technical ability along with a right-first-time mentality and a proactive approach to identifying ways to improve the site’s performance. 

Based on our customer sites, the Team Leader must represent the TGW image at all times and ensure that a professional relationship with the client is developed and maintained.


  • Leadership of a team of Resident Engineers and Apprentices
  • Accountability and ownership to deliver the contracted KPI’s
  • Coordinate all maintenance activities, planned repairs and reactive repairs of the automated equipment on-site including, tote conveyors, spiral conveyors, tote elevators, shuttles and Robotics
  • Support the automation to operate at its maximum efficiency ensuring that the customers’ orders are not missed
  • Complete all reports in line with the contract and KPI’s using SCADA, TS, WCS, CMMS and Microsoft software packages
  • Comply to all current, future health and safety legislation at all times
  • Attend daily customer meetings providing any updates on the automation
  • Continually improve the performance of the equipment and how you work
  • Actively work with the customer to optimise the automation performance
  • Co-ordinate all engineering activities with the customer
  • Work with a right-first-time mindset at all times
  • Be operationally minded with all decisions
  • Lead/co-ordination of any automation breakdowns and escalations
  • Deliver the installation, commissioning and testing of upgrades and enhancements.
  • Track serviceability versus targets including analysis of error rates and production of corrective action plans.
  • Support and manage the business’s automation monitoring equipment.
  • Devise and implement plans to increase efficiency and improve quality, against measurable standards
  • Support an environment that inspires continuous improvement and the generation of ideas
  • Look for opportunities that can add value for the customer and create possible revenues for TGW


  • Minimum NVQ Level 3 / City and Guilds/ BTEC in an engineering discipline
  • Previous experience of working in an operational engineering role within a similar environment
  • Demonstrated ability for problem-solving
  • Excellent communication skills and customer focus
  • Ability to work in a time-critical environment
  • Experience in managing small teams on a customer site

We offer

We offer a highly competitive salary plus overtime, and a comprehensive benefits package which includes 25 days annual holiday entitlement with the option to buy a further 5 days of flexible holiday, a contributory pension scheme, access to our free on-site gym and wellness programme, cycle to work scheme, access to discounts via our affinity scheme and many more!

Christine Hawkins
TGW LOGISTICS GROUP GMBH Ludwig Szinicz Straße 3 A-4614 Marchtrenk, Austria +43 (0)50 486