Maintenance Team Leader/Engineer - Days £45k

Nicholas Associates
£40000 - £45000/annum
18 Jun 2017
18 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Maintenance Supervisor/Team Leader required - Mon-Fri Days - £40,000-£45,000+
Have you been a manager, team leader or supervisor within a Maintenance Team? OR are you a strong Maintenance Engineer looking for that next step up in career progression?
If so then this may be the ideal opportunity for you!
With manufacturing facilities located UK and Europe, we now require an Maintenance Supervisor/Team Leader to lead a team of x12 skilled and qualified multi disciplined maintenance engineers.
You will report into the Maintenance Manager and be the link between the Maintenance Team and Senior members of the operational function of the business. Working closely with and supporting the maintenance manager.
Salary: £40,000-£45,000 per annum - Dependent on experience/Negotiable.
Hours/Shift: Mon-Fri Days - we can be flexible - usual hours 8am-5pm
Benefits: Private Healthcare/Death in service/Pension/33 days holiday
Location: Leicestershire
Background required: Previous experience working as a maintenance engineer within a manufacturing environment. Ideally worked at Team leader or supervisory level or with the capacity to lead a team. You must be competent to develop a team and act as the crucial link between shop floor and management.
The ideal Maintenance Supervisor/Team Leader will have as many of the following in order to strengthen application
- Time served apprentice trained
- Previously worked at Team Leader or Supervisory level
- You will have an appreciation for mechanical and electrical faults - both bias considered (More about previous supervisory skills and qualities)
-Knowledge of plant equipment: knowledge of Hydraulic pumps, motors, compressors.
-An influential Leader and have an understanding of the latest maintenance techniques.
-Good communication skills are essential to implement and achieve business objectives working closely with senior management
-An engineering qualification at degree / HND level or equivalent
-Must be PC literate.
Very hands on - This is a supervisory role that will involve attending to breakdowns and leading from the front.
Key duties/responsibilities:
* Help establish Maintenance Engineering strategies to achieve the overall plant reliability.
* Help develop the PPM system ensuring checks and repairs are carried out on time and effectively by the shift engineers.
* Monitor spares for critical equipment to ensure a fast response to breakdowns.
* Promote effective communication between internal / external teams
* Maintain a positive Health, Safety and environmental culture in all staff and contractors on site.
* Coach, mentor and support all team members to optimise their performance
If you are interested in the Maintenance Supervisor/Team Leader role, please apply immediately due to the urgency of this role. If you have any questions at all please contact Matthew Brown/Steve Brown on (Apply online only)

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