Maintenance Leader

Market Drayton
£50k - 57k per year + 10% bonus, healtchare
07 Oct 2016
04 Nov 2016
Phil Hirst
Contract Type
Full Time

My client, a world-class FMCG manufacturer, is offering an excellent opportunity for a Maintenance Leader to join their team. Being in the middle of a continued period of growth and investment in the site, the role represents good progression opportunities for the successful candidate.

As the successful Maintenance Leader, you will be responsible for;

  • Increasing line reliability, machinery OEE and maintaining production output
  • Managing a team of 6 Engineers across multiple projects
  • Create and manage a rolling 12 month refurbishment programme
  • Carry out line condition surveys and identify bottlenecks, OEE issues, opportunities to improve output and reliability
  • Plan manpower, materials (creation of BOMs) and workload
  • Planning and implementing continuous improvement projects

As the successful Maintenance Leader, you will be from a robust engineering background, ideally having previously worked in a maintenance or reliability role earlier in your career. In addition you will have proven experience with;

  • Management of a diverse, skilled team
  • Analysing and interpreting engineering data
  • Producing PPMs and maintenance project plans
  • Improving OEE and reliability of a busy manufacturing line.
  • Working in an FMCG manufacturing environment is essential, preferably food manufacturing
  • The hands on repair and maintenance of high-volume manufacturing equipment

As the successful Maintenance Leader, you will receive a competitive package, a modern working environment and excellent progression opportunities. The package comprises of;

  • A salary of between £50,000 and £57,000
  • Annual bonus of up to 10%
  • Contributory pension (up to 8%)
  • Medical cover
  • Life insurance

Gleeson Engineering & Manufacturing is a specialist recruiter of leadership roles and technical specialists on both a permanent and temporary basis, into a number of industries including automotive, aerospace, general manufacturing and FMCG. Please visit our website for further information about our services and to view all of our roles.

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