Maintenance Manager

Maintenance Manager

Job Title: Maintenance Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: East London, London
Salary: Up to £45000 per annum + bonus
Reference: BBBH12756_1542127617
Contact Name: Lauren White
Contact Email:
Job Published: November 13, 2018 16:46

Job Description

Job Title - Maintenance Manager

Salary - £45,000

Location - East London/Essex


Our client is one of the leading Waste Management and Resource specialists within Europe and as such are seeking an experienced Maintenance Manager to join the existing team on their Plastics Facility in the Essex area.

With a growing focus on Recycling and the Circular Economy this is proving to be one of the fastest growing sectors in the UK, offering both secure & lengthy careers opportunities, working with an established and well-regarded employer, who can in turn offer excellent prospects, superb benefits and first-class career progression.

The Role

As Maintenance Manager you will be responsible for ensuring that plant is operating to full productivity implementing and delivering on both proactive and reactive maintenance strategies.

Role Responsibilities

As Maintenance Manager you will be responsible for but not limited to:

  • Contributing to the creation and implementation of best practice maintenance vision, strategy, policy and process to improve operational performance
  • Effective delegate maintenance issues to the team where required and allocating and completing small projects within shift capabilities
  • Develop a PPM schedule, ensure full preventative maintenance to enable full plant operation
  • Develop clear accountability for maintenance material spend, cost control and budgets
  • Optimised equipment according to standard procedure, enhancing performance and product quality
  • Ensure routine collaboration and maintenance for a variety of electro-mechanical, hydraulic and pneumatic systems
  • Produce written reports where required, set department KPI's and manage and lead the maintenance team

The Ideal Candidate

As the ideal candidate you will have previous industrial plant environment experience within either waste management, manufacturing, FMCG or plastics industry. Previous mechanical maintenance is essential and working knowledge of electro-mechanical, hydraulic and pneumatic systems is beneficial. A relevant manufacturing/engineering degree or NVQ is required and managerial or team leadership experience is essential.

How to Apply

For a confidential discussion and further details please forward your CV to Lauren White at or call 02392222965.

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