Mechanical Maintenance Supervisor - Birmingham

14 May 2017
13 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Preetha Sampath is recruiting for a Mechanical Maintenance Supervisor to join a chemical manufacturing company based near Birmingham, on a full time, permanent basis. The salary on offer for this position would be assessed on a case by case basis.

The ideal candidate will be responsible for managing all aspects of the mechanical engineering workshop, supervision of craft engineers, service contractors and the provision of a mechanical engineering maintenance service across the whole site, reporting to the Maintenance Manager.

Key duties and responsibilities
•Foster and champion a safe operating culture within engineering providing health & safety and environmental leadership and training to the craft engineering personnel promoting adherence to safe systems of work and the permit to work system.
•Ensuring all mechanical work is in compliance with statutory regulations and codes of practice.
•Provide technical advice to minimise environmental and safety hazards in all operations.
•Ensuring that all required installation and maintenance details and inspection records and appropriate risk assessments are carried out relevant to the scale of operation and recorded.
•Accidents, near misses and safety related concerns relating to work in the department are recorded, investigated and the findings acted upon.
•Assists in the preparation of the annual maintenance budget, procurement and purchasing for contract labour, raise and place purchase requisitions, plan and manage overtime
•Maintain and repair process plant, Co-ordinates activities between mechanical, electrical, instrument, chemical and civil engineering and contractors
•Responsible for the provision of an out of hour's call-in system
•Advise and provide mechanical technical input in the preparation of plant modification proposals and capital projects
•Use of skills and experience to install, modify and repair plant effectively.

The ideal canddiate is expected to have the following Qualifications and experience:
•A recognised engineering apprenticeship and/or completed formal engineering training programme, or BTEC, HNC in mechanical and/or maintenance engineering or any equivalent qualification
•Have a supervisory and/or management qualification and/or formal training
•Preferably hold an IOSH qualification
•Can demonstrate a continuous employment track record in maintenance engineering at a hands on and supervisory levels.

CK Engineers is an Equal Opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all who meet our selection criteria.

If you do not hear back from us within 5 working days of your application for this role, it means that on this occasion you have not been shortlisted for the next stage of the recruitment campaign. Entitlement to work in the EEA is essential. Please quote reference ENG38994 in all correspondence.