JOB TITLE: Maintenance Supervisor (Manufacturing)


Industry : Engineering & Technical Job Location : Preston
Job Reference : 12047BC Job Category : Manufacturing and Production
Employment Type : Permanent Posted : 16/12/2015
 
Salary & Benefits : £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
 
Experience Required : See Job Description
 
Education Required : See Job Description



Please note you must be permitted to work in the EC to apply for this job.

Job Summary

Maintenance Supervisor(Manufacturing) Preston £35,000 - £45,000 +Excellent Benefits We have a great opportunity for an experienced Maintenance Supervisor to join a successful packaging group who have just heavily invested into their production machinery. Looking for an engineer who has had experience working in a manufacturing or packaging environment. The Maintenance Supervisor will have the opportunity to develop and within 18 months could work their way into an Engineering Managers position.


Job Description

Role: Maintenance Supervisor (Manufacturing)
Location: Preston
Salary: £35,000 - £45,000 +Excellent Benefits

Opportunity
We have a great opportunity for an experienced Maintenance Supervisor (Manufacturing) to join a successful packaging group who have just heavily invested into their production machinery. Looking for an engineer who has had experience working in a manufacturing or packaging environment. The Maintenance Supervisor (Manufacturing) will have the opportunity to develop and within 18 months could work their way into an Engineering Managers position.

It will be the Engineering Supervisors role to assist in the development and improvement of the team's performance. The successful candidate will be somebody who can locate and resolve health and safety issues along with the management and implementation of an effective planned maintenance systems to increase efficiency and reduce downtime.

The Role
A great opportunity for somebody to not only help integrate new systems for the new machinery but also help maintain the older systems. Working with a team made up of 2 Apprentices, 3 Electrical Engineers and 4 Mechanical Engineers.

Day to day responsibilities;
* Liaising with the Services Manager agreeing KPI's for the engineering maintenance team.
* Ensure personal protective clothing, machinery, equipment, paperwork and consumables, spare parts etc. are available for the preventative maintenance tasks.
* Ensure processes and maintenance tasks are set-up and maintained in accordance with product quality, health and safety standards.
* Ensure all operations are conducted in a safe manner, complying with responsibilities as stated in the Company Health and Safety Manual.
* Encourage and support team O.E.E. (overall equipment efficiency) performance of plant (utilisation, productivity and right first time).
* Report any accidents, hazards and near misses as well as faulty equipment that occur whilst carrying out the maintenance tasks.
* Manage continuous improvement. Consistently look for ways to reduce costs and eliminate waste.
* Liaise with the shift Team Leaders for engineering related problems and other Team Leaders to ensure the efficient running of the planned preventative maintenance program.

The Candidate
The ideal candidate will have experience in supervising an Engineering Team within a manufacturing or packaging environment. Somebody with the skills to not only locate issues but find resolutions and motivate to the teams constant improvement. We are looking for Maintenance Supervisors who are professional and strong communicators, who are able to instruct the Engineers and also speak with clients when necessary. Ideally we are looking for someone who comes from a mechanically bias Engineer who has worked as a Supervisor, Manager or Team Leader in their previous or current position.


The Package
* £35k-£45k
* 25 days holidays plus 8 bank holidays
* Great Pension Scheme
* Productivity/Attendance Bonus
* Training

Working Hours
6hrs on a Friday
12hours on Saturday
12 hours on a Sunday
6 hours on a Monday

Bluefire consulting is an employment agency acting on behalf of the client company.


Job Keywords

superivor, team leader, manager, engineer, engineering, electrical, mechanical, mechanic, manufacturing, packaging, cardboard, preston, FMCG, corragated, machine, production, maintenance, OEE, PPM, gear, motor, Hydraulic, health, safety, Pneumatic,



Bluefire Consulting is an equal opportunities Employment Business/Agency specialising in Manufacturing and Production recruitment on a UK wide basis.

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