Maintenance Team Leader

Newton Aycliffe
16 Apr 2017
16 May 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Maintenance Team Leader

Newton Aycliffe


The client is a market leading global designer and manufacturer of sealing solutions with its UK manufacturing facility in Newton Aycliffe.

As a result of an internal promotion an exciting opportunity has arisen for a maintenance team leader to join the engineering support team.

As the maintenance team leader you will be the initial point of contact relating to all mechanical issues with production.

Your main objective will be to ensure that the machines used to produce new and existing materials and goods runs to their maximum efficiency and output.

This includes total preventative maintenance, managing breakdowns of mechanical plant and managing a small team of mechanical engineers.

Other responsibilities will include:

Managing maintenance projects

Health and safety

Perform proactive and reactive maintenance

Analysis of issues to root cause and implementing counter measures

Working with the team and other department members to produce effective maintenance strategies, procedures and methods

Providing technical expertise to the team

Consistently promoting high standards through personal example

The successful maintenance manager will have demonstrable experience in a similar position; ideally in a high volume production environment. A formal engineering qualification isn't essential and those qualified by experience will very much be considered.

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a genuine global market leader in its field. A base salary of up to £40,000pa is available, depending on experience + overtime + benefits.