Maintenance Manager Food Manufacturing

Luton Bennett Limited
02 Feb 2017
02 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Maintenance Manager (Food Manufacturing)


Maintenance Manager Monday to Friday (Call out 1 in 5 weekends)

£50,000 to £54,000 + Private Healthcare + Contributory Pension + Benefits

Maintenance Manger required for a market leading FMCG manufacturer.  This is a great opportunity to join a large professional manufacturer with a great reputation. 

The role will suit those looking for a hands on role where you will have budget responsibility of the maintenance department.  You will be able to make changes and implement improvements.

The ideal candidate will come from a hands on maintenance background and have experience managing a maintenance team within ANY manufacturing environment. The successful candidate will have financial responsibility so you must have effective project and cost management skills.

As a Maintenance Manager you will work in partnership with the Engineering Manager.  You will be solely responsible for the maintenance team consisting of 15 engineers. You will be responsible for monitoring planned preventative maintenance and ensuring breakdowns are dealt with effectively. You will have budgetary responsibility and allocate funding accordingly. The core focus of this position is making improvements within the plant and driving a culture of continuous improvements.

The company have sites all across the UK and manufacturing a vast range of branded products. The company are very employee focused and are able to provide long term job security with great staff retention.

The role:

* Manage team of 15 multi-skilled maintenance engineers.

* Provide guidance and implement improvements.

* Ensure PPM schedule is adhered to and react to reactive breakdowns are dealt with effectively.

* On call 1 in 5 weekends

The person:

* HND Qualified

* Experience managing a maintenance team within ANY manufacturing environment

* Strong technical manufacturing background alongside good management experience

* Budget responsibility.

*Knowledge of Health and Safety