Engineering Maintenance Manager

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    FMCG Food Manufacturing

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  • Salary:

    £ Excellent

  • Contact:

    James Inskip

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    +44 (0)151 666 8966

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  • Published:

    12 days ago

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Engineering Maintenance Manager

A leading food manufacturer is currently seeking a Maintenance Manager to assume full responsibility for and provide leadership and direction to the engineering maintenance department. Reporting to the Engineering Manager, the maintenance manager will be responsible for ensuring equipment and facilities maintenance is completed to a high standard ensuring machine availability is maximised and all compliance standards are met at all times.

Maintenance Manager Responsibilities:
  • Ensure all engineering and maintenance activities on site exceed the appropriate health and safety standards and demonstrates leadership
  • Management and delivery of the weekly Maintenance works schedule and any urgent work that arises, where necessary resetting the daily priorities ensuring the plant operation is fully supported and output is not impacted
  • Delivery of the site maintenance asset care programme. Ensuring its effectiveness and efficient delivery measured through the use of standard KPIs.
  • Develop a plan and timeline to eliminate emergency repair work, and maximise planned and project work ensuring the preventative maintenance plan is delivered as scheduled
  • Responsible for maintenance team performance and development including regular engagement coaching, and skills analysis to develop effective training plans
  • Engage production and maintenance teams in a positive and professional manner, to understand customer needs and build a track record for professionalism and credibility
  • Oversee and manage all contractors under engineering control
  • Oversee the spare parts inventory holding ensuring it optimised to minimize equipment downtime at minimum inventory levels
  • Manage the maintenance department budget to detail spending by category, and maximize expenditure effectiveness for minimum unplanned production downtime and maximum workplace efficiency
  • Develop a recurring daily meeting schedule with the engineering manager or plant manager to review plant performance and set priorities.
You will be an experienced Maintenance manager used to working within a fast paced food manufacturing environment. Time served and educated to Engineering diploma or degree level is essential.

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