Electrical Maintenance Supervisor - Recycling & Recovery

18 Mar 2017
17 Apr 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Are you a qualified Electrical Maintenance Engineer, with supervisory / management experience? Are you currently working in a similar process or production / manufacturing environment, responsible for a maintenance team, but still with a hands on approach?

You can help create a greener UK.

A greener, more environmentally-friendly UK is possible and we’re making it happen at SUEZ recycling and recovery UK. Working at our Alternative Fuel Facility (AFF) in Tilbury Docks, you’ll be helping to transform residual material, which would otherwise go to landfill, into a product which is an alternative to fossil fuels. You can join a thriving industry sector, contributing to a resource management company that’s helping customers reduce their impact on the environment, conserve natural resources and reduce landfill.

What will I be doing as an Electrical Maintenance Supervisor?

This role will be responsible for the team of maintenance technicians, providing technical support and ensuring the plant equipment is safe, effective and efficient. The successful candidate will work closely with the management and teams at the production facility as well as working closely with internal and external customers.

Key responsibilities of the role include developing and maintaining both reactive procedures along with planned preventative maintenance (PPM) schedules for the plant, by setting and monitoring housekeeping standards and ensuring that maintenance spend is within agree targets. The successful candidate will also seek opportunities for continuous improvements, driving change to reduce maintenance costs and improve overall efficiency.

What are the requirements (Experience and qualifications)?

With proven supervisory or team management experience, you’ll have a sound knowledge base of Electrical engineering and be qualified, ideally through a relevant apprenticeship, to City & Guilds/NVQ level 3 or higher (or equivalent experience). You'll have experience working in maintenance engineering roles within manufacturing / production engineering environments, with knowledge including conveyors, motors, gearboxes, hydraulics and pneumatics and electrical fault finding (PLC’s). Further training and qualifications needed for the role include 17th edition regulations (opportunity to update from 16th if necessary) and Health & Safety (IOSH), but any required training can and will be provided. IT literacy is also essential for this role.

Our approach

With a raft of benefits, family-friendly policies and excellent remuneration packages, there’s never been a better time to join SUEZ recycling and recovery UK.

We are proud of our fantastic opportunities for personal growth and development as we continue to build and grow our forward thinking company and you could play a key part in our success.

A friendly and supportive place that you will love to work, we believe creativity, clear communication and our drive for excellence are the keys to our success. We also expect our people to be enthusiastic and responsible. If you share our thinking and have the qualities we’re looking for you could play a big part in our dedicated team.

SUEZ recycling and recovery UK, formally SITA UK, is an equal opportunities employer.

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