Maintenance Team Leader

Recruiter
Michael Page Engineering & Manufacturing
Location
Northamptonshire
Salary
40000.0000
Posted
18 May 2017
Closes
17 Jun 2017
Sector
Retail
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

As this growing food manufacturing business continue to invest heavily in new equipment & new products, you have the opportunity to support their progress as a Maintenance Team Leader. They are committed to building a culture of best practice across their Northamptonshire site & you have a chance to be a part of this.

Client Details

This business have an excellent market reputation & as a result have been able to secure more business & develop new products for key retailers. They have invested in new equipment and increased the site capacity and as the Maintenance Team Leader you will be a key part in ensuring high levels of efficiency across the plant.

Description

As Maintenance Team Leader, you will be leading a team of engineers in driving consistent results. You will be working with the senior management team in order to implement site wide initiatives.

Key responsibilities include:

  • Attend shift production meetings & receive shift handover information from Team Leader / Shift Manager
  • Highlight top issues on current production & develop an action plan to resolve / manage in conjunction with shift Managers ensure emergency spares are acquired as necessary
  • Review plan (engineering / operations) for any up and coming changeovers and brief your teams accordingly
  • Liaise with operations and engineering teams to ensure that the activities of in house & contract labour are understood & briefed to the teams
  • Review performance of the shift with Shift Managers ensuring lost time is accounted for during your shift with action plans for on-going issues
  • Shift handover communication, Inform oncoming shift engineering Team Leader of any known issues ensure there is a fully documented handover to the oncoming shift ensure accurate downtime recording all downtime is accounted for
  • Detailed root cause analysis reports for all major stoppages & defects
  • Planning of remedial work ensuring all required components are acquired
  • Manage required standards of food safety, hygiene & GMP for the site
  • Ensure risk assessments for all non-routine tasks are in place before commencement of work

THIS ROLE IS ON A 4 ON 4 OFF SHIFT (INCLUDING ROTATING DAYS & NIGHTS.)

Profile

A Senior Engineer or Maintenance Team Leader/Supervisor with experience within an FMCG manufacturing environment ideally food, beverage or packaging. The successful applicant will have:

  • Formal Engineering qualifications (e.g. Time served apprenticeship, HNC/HND or equivalent
  • Recognised electrical & mechanical qualifications & experience
  • Understanding of PLC & computer controlled equipment
  • Experience of working with PLCs (Siemens S7, S5 and Alan Bradley)
  • Competent electrical / electronic fault finding & analysis skills
  • Able to work under own supervision or as part of a team
  • Excellent cross functional communication skills

Job Offer

Circa £41,500 + Additional Benefits