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Maintenance Supervisor

Maintenance Supervisor

#Job No. JD436.

  • Location:

    Kettering

  • Salary:

    Market related

  • Type:

    Permanent

Job Description:

Maintenance Supervisor (Team Leader)

Kettering

Industry Leading Salary and Shift Allowance + 7.5% Bonus + AXA Personal Medical Insurance

8 hour shifts, rotating days, lates, and nights (working 21 days in every 28 in blocks of 7)

Lead Engineer required for an industry leading food manufacturer. The company offer a very competitive salary that is well above market rate, plus annual bonus, company pension and a comprehensive benefits package, as well as the opportunity to work on advanced technologies whilst taking on a key position within the Engineering function.

In this role your key responsibilities will include plant performance, reactive engineering to include resolving breakdowns and assisting with priority engineering issues as the plant requires, whilst leading a team of 3 Engineers both in coordination of work and in a line management capacity; this will include holiday and cover arrangement, objective setting, performance review, and disciplinary matters in conjunction with the Engineering Manager. You will be expected to be the senior link to production teams, ensuring appropriate priorities are understood by both parties, and also liaising with contractors where required. You will ensure planned maintenance and walk rounds are carried out, including bearing vibration analysis, thermographic and audio visual inspections to identify early signs of failure, taking a proactive approach.

The successful candidate will be multi skilled with mechanical, electrical experience to include PLC fault finding, with experience working in food or FMCG manufacturing. Candidates will ideally have experience in a line management/team leader capacity, though applicants looking to take a step up will still be considered.