Maintenance Team Lead
Our Client is currently looking for a Maintenance Team Lead to join their Maintenance Department. The role holder will coordinate the activities of the Maintenance Team, maximising the availability and reliability of all manufacturing equipment throughout the Plant. This is a permanent role and is an excellent opportunity for the right candidate.
Co-ordinate the day-to-day activities of the Maintenance Team
Perform scheduled meetings and performance reviews with the team
Promote a timely close out of production related issues
Point of contact for contractors/external engineers
Using a hands-on problem-solving approach to solve technical problems
Act as the point of escalation for all production support related issues.
Work with production team to continuously reduce/eliminate downtime.
Carry out routine maintenance work and respond to equipment faults
Participate in the commissioning & installation of new equipment
Complete project work as required
Manage the Maintenance Workshop
Develop & update relevant SOP’s/Work Instructions as required
Qualifications, Skills and Experience required:
Minimum 5 years’ experience in a manufacturing & packing environment is preferable.
A Bachelor’s degree in Engineering, ideally Electrical, Mechanical or Production Engineering.
A diploma with good work experience will also be considered
Experience in leading a team
Knowledge of a manufacturing industry an advantage
Effective decision-making ability
Knowledge and proficient in the use of Microsoft Word, Excel etc