Electrical Maintenance Supervisor - Tilbury - Up to 40k

Electrical Maintenance Supervisor - Tilbury - Up to 40k

Job Title: Electrical Maintenance Supervisor - Tilbury - Up to 40k
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Tilbury, Essex
Salary: £40000.00 per annum + Bonus, pension, etc.
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH10577_1494001653
Contact Name: Chris Jones
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 05, 2017 17:27

Job Description

JOB TITLE: Electrical Maintenance Supervisor
LOCATION: Tilbury Docks
SALARY: £40,000 plus benefits and bonus

An excellent opportunity has arisen for a Electrical Maintenance Engineer with strong supervisory / team leadership skills to join our client's Production Team based at their site in Tilbury Docks.

Our client is a recycling and resource management company, delivering solutions to 12 million residents and 40,000 business customers throughout the UK. Operating in over 300 locations throughout the UK - from household waste recycling centres, transfer stations and landfills, to energy-from-waste, recycling, composting and secure shredding facilities - providing an extensive range of managed services.

The Role:
An excellent opportunity has arisen for a Electrical Maintenance Engineer with supervisory experience to join this leading Waste Management specialist.

This role will be responsible for the team of maintenance technicians, providing technical support and ensuring the plant equipment is safe, effective and efficient. The successful candidate will work closely with the management and teams at the production facility as well as working closely with internal and external customers.

Key responsibilities of the role include developing and maintaining both reactive procedures along with planned preventative maintenance (PPM) schedules for the plant, by setting and monitoring housekeeping standards and ensuring that maintenance spend is within agree targets.

Working at their Alternative Fuel Facility (AFF) in Tilbury Docks, you'll be helping to transform residual material, which would otherwise go to landfill, into a product which is an alternative to fossil fuels.

We are looking for the following people:
Our client are seeking Engineers with proven Supervisory experience, combined with a sound hands on approach to Electrical Engineering in a process driven environment. You will be qualified, ideally to City & Guilds / NVQ Level 3 level or higher with a relevant apprenticeship proving a base knowledge. You'll have worked in maintenance engineering / technician roles in manufacturing and production engineering environments, with hands on knowledge of fault finding on electrical control systems (Siemens PLC and Mitsubishi) and wiring schematics on equipment including conveyors, motors, gearboxes, hydraulics and pneumatics.

To be considered you will be able to demonstrated experience working in a Process / FMCG / Waste Management / Recycling / Quarrying / Aggregates / Printing sectors along with:

  • Ideally qualified to City & Guilds/NVQ level 3
  • 17th Edition Regulations
  • Computer Maintenance Management Systems (CMMS) (desirable)
  • IOSH (desirable)

There is an excellent Salary plus Benefits package plus Bonus for the right candidate
If you are interested in applying for this role please email your CV to or call 02392 288214 and speak to Chris Jones for a confidential chat on this exciting opening.

Astute Technical Recruitment Limited are acting as an employment agency in relation to this vacancy. We do not discriminate on the grounds of age, race, gender, disability, creed or sexual orientation and comply with all relevant UK legislation. We encourage applications from individuals from all backgrounds but candidates must be able to demonstrate their ability to work in the UK.