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Maintenance Manager


Tyne and Wear







Company Description

Our client are specialists in their market sector, they are looking for a skilled Maintenance Manager to join their team on a permanent basis.

Job Specification

The Job you’ll do

  • Ensure that all Health, Safety and Environmental rules are adhered to and maintained.
  • Ensure suggestions and near misses are submitted to achieve targets and prevent incidents in the workplace and encourage others to do the same.
  • Ensure excellent housekeeping standards are maintained.
  • Ensure that all Company policies, procedures and standards are adhered to
  • Identify, plan and execute re-engineering solutions.
  • Produce reports using Office Software, Excel, Cimalex and IMPEX systems.
  • Achieve the key performance indicators as detailed for the department.
  • Liaise with other departments to ensure all process issues are addressed – Press Manager, Process Improvement Technician, and Die Shop in particular.
  • Contribute with the implementation of improvement activities.
  • Develop own competence and self-development and continuously improve.
  • Perform other related duties as assigned by the Operations Manager.
  • Participate in Genesis Work Team activities as required.
  • Advise & guide on work place layout under the criteria of security, order and cleanliness.
  • Budget responsibility for costs including planning of budgets to ensure targets are achieved.
  • Plan and organise the department to achieve the highest equipment availability.
  • Support and monitor departmental employees in the scope of the required tasks
  • Analyse, develop & deliver technical solutions for continuous improvement & efficiency.
  • Plan and organise Capital Expenditure Projects.
  • Manage critical spares and spare parts store.
  • Plan and monitor contractors.
  • Support, direct and develop departmental employees.
  • Adhere to all PPE requirements.
  • Follow all Health, Safety, Security Environmental, Energy (HSSEE) process and regulations.
  • Report any HSSEE issues to Shift Manager Be aware of First Aiders.
  • Be aware of Health and Safety obligations.
  • Be aware of Fire evacuation procedures.
  • Maintain high standards of housekeeping and assist in housekeeping audits.
  • Contribution to reporting of IFE’s.
  • Contribution to WOCs (Walk, Observe, Communicate).
  • Be involved in Continuous Improvement activities as they arise.
  • Be aware of opportunities to reduce costs and escalate to Shift Manager.
  • Participate in overtime as required.
  • Comply with all time and attendance targets.
  • Maintain high standards of individual housekeeping and 5s.
  • Assist/participate in Induction programmes for new starter, take part in annual appraisal. 

About You

  • 3-5 years working as a Maintenance Manager in a Manufacturing environment - Manufacturing background essential.
  • Previous experience of managing and motivating a team within a production environment preferred.
  • A demonstrated ability as a leader, with developing skills and an ability to work effectively with staff in a range of functions and at all levels within the business.
  • Experience in continuous improvement, problem solving and change management in an industrial environment.
  • Good level of MS office and IT competence.
  • Interests in continuous improvement, problem solving and change management in a manufacturing environment.
  • Credible and mature, with a strong work ethic and open minded and receptive to change.
  • Organised and structured way of working.
  • Ability to work independently and manage team time effectively.
  • Lead multi-disciplined Team members.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills.
  • Good work ethic and drive to complete on time and meeting production deadlines.
  • Have a “Low scrap, High Productivity” mindset for efficient Team management.
  • Ability and willingness to travel and full valid driving licence.
  • Driving licence and confidence to travel is desirable.

The Rewards and Benefits

  • Permanent role.
  • Day shift.
  • Excellent salary.

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