Maintenance Manager - Essex - £50K

Maintenance Manager - Essex - £50K

Job Title: Maintenance Manager - Essex - £50K
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Essex, England
Salary: Up to £50000.00 per annum
Reference: BBBH12113_1530088750
Contact Name: Lauren White
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 27, 2018 09:39

Job Description

Job Title: Maintenance Manager

Location: Essex

Salary: £50,000

Our client is an International Recycling and Resource Management company, operating over 200 specialist treatment plants worldwide. Their new plant in Basildon is a fully operational Mechanical Biological Treatment facility processing residential waste from Essex and they are currently looking for a Maintenance Manager to join their existing team.
As Plant Maintenance Manager you will be responsible for ensuring the implementation and completion of the plant PPM plan ensuring maximised availability of the plant at all times.

The Role
As Maintenance Manager your responsibilities will include but not be limited too;

  • Liaising with key stakeholders to develop monthly Maintenance and PPM plans
  • Directly manages the performance of M&E maintenance technicians, the instrumentation and control (I&C) technicians, cleaning labours and truck drivers
  • Maintain all operating equipment in satisfactory condition. Schedule needed repair to have minimum interference.
  • Recommend modifications of existing equipment and facilities and the possible replacement of existing equipment which will improve operations and reduce maintenance costs.
  • Responsible for the efficient maintenance of all plant transportation equipment.
  • Recruit and retain personnel with necessary skills to carry out the plant maintenance duties
  • Constantly reviewing and developing new and relevant continuous improvement practices to improve plant efficiencies

The Ideal Candidate
To be considered for this position you must have a relevant mechanical/engineering qualification. You should have experience working in a heavy process environment (ideally waste management, power generation, industrial plant etc.) and a working knowledge of maintenance practices, PPM plans and team management. As the ideal candidate you will have excellent communication skills, a positive and proactive attitude and the ability to work independently.

What's in it for you…
This is an excellent opportunity to join one of the UK's leading specialists in the Waste and Energy recovery sector. For more information please contact Lauren White on 02392 222 965, emailing your CV to

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