Maintenance Supervisor

Location County Armagh, County Armagh
Job Type Permanent
Salary £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Pension, negotiable
Published over 1 year ago
Contact Patrick Moore
Job Ref PM173

Job Description

Maintenance Supervisor/Manager

Location: County Tyrone/County Armagh

Salary: 30-40k negotiable

My client is a market leading manufacturing firm with over 30 years of rich history. They have a current opportunity for a Maintenance Supervisor/Manager to join their management team with primary responsibility for the leadership of the Engineering Maintenance team. This is a full time, permanent opportunity.

The role

Reporting to the Engineering Manager


  • Overall responsibility for organisation and coordination of maintenance team and other resources to complete planned or unplanned maintenance and repairs with minimum downtime.
  • Planning and allocation of work
  • Promote proactive culture within maintenance team.
  • Continuous development and implementation of preventative maintenance programme.
  • Ensure records of maintenance and repairs carried out are completed
  • Manage procurement and control of engineering materials and spares.
  • Where necessary organise and supervise external contractors to carry out repairs and maintenance
  • Assist with identifying and developing solutions to operational or technical problems and to progress appropriate solutions when required.
  • Ensure relevant Standards and procedures are adhered to and assist with accreditation and ongoing compliance with relevant standards and certification.
  • Liaise with operations, production and technical departments to ensure effective communication
  • Ensure effective shop floor housekeeping and the maintenance of plant and equipment in accordance with legislative Health & Safety requirements.
  • To contribute to implementing new working methods and actively participate in continuous improvement

Essential Criteria

  • Minimum time served Electrical or Mechanical apprenticeship
  • A minimum of 2 years of experience in a supervisory role
  • 5yrs experience in an installation, maintenance or service role
  • Experience in PLC machinery

Desirable Criteria

  • Degree qualified in an Engineering field
  • Programming and diagnostics of PLC's and VSD's
  • NEBOSH or IOSH qualification in Health & Safety

For more information please contact Patrick Moore on 02890 323333