Weekend Maintenance Supervisor - Waste Management

Job Title: Weekend Maintenance Supervisor - Waste Management
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Castleford, W. Yorkshire, Yorkshire and the Humber, England
Salary: Up to £35000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
REF: BBBH14434_1568392018
Contact Name: Dan Bisset
Contact Email:
Job Published: September 13, 2019

Job Description

Weekend Maintenance Supervisor - Waste Management


Friday to Monday


  • We are currently looking for an experienced Maintenance Manager / Maintenance Supervisor to join an innovate waste management business to cover the facilities from Friday to Monday. You will be focusing on the day to day management / maintenance of two plants that process plastic waste, reprocessing the material into a new / reusable product.

Working across the weekend, you will ensure that all maintenance / engineering duties are carried out in compliance with the sites processes and then ready to be handed over to the team who manage / maintain the facility in the week.

The Job

Reporting to the Head of Engineering, you will be responsible for…

  • Leading the sites onsite Maintenance Team, ensuring that all plant breakdowns are tackled in a timely and safe fashion.
  • Monitoring unplanned breakdowns to ensure that the correct first line maintenance response is provided and plant / equipment are returned to service.
  • Managing maintenance schedules via the sites CMMS.
  • Leading and motivating a team of Engineers / Technicians.
  • Working closing with the production team to ensure that work can be carried out safely and efficiently.
  • Ensuring that engineering stock is replaced within the stores, to tackle future machine failures.
  • Training and developing weekend maintenance staff.
  • Managing the departments spends within budget guidelines.
  • Providing maintenance activities along with your staff.
  • Leading maintenance meetings and setting people to work.

The Candidate.

  • Candidates will have a proven track record of leading multidisciplined engineering teams.
  • Mechanical or Electrical Apprentice with experience of both preferred.
  • Experience / knowledge of PLC systems, Control Panels, HMI's and Electrical Control Gear.
  • Mechanical experience in the form of Hydraulics, Pneumatics, Gearboxes, Motors, Pumps & Fans.

What's on offer

  • Basic salary of £35,000
  • 4 day working week.
  • Extensive benefits package.
  • Development / training opportunities.

How to apply

To apply, please call Dan Bisset on 02392 288 213 or send a copy of your CV to

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