Maintenance Manager

Castle Donington
£50000 - £54000 per annum + car + o/t + pension
23 Aug 2018
20 Sep 2018
Paul Simcox
Contract Type
Full Time
Maintenance Manager

Castle Donington, East Midlands

to £54k (including bonus) + car + benefits including generous pension and 33 days holiday

Our client specialise in the design, development and implementation of highest technology automated materials handling solutions for supply throughout the UK and Europe, and as a result of ongoing success and a planned programme of strategic growth, they are now seeking to recruit an experienced and enthusiastic Residential Maintenance Manager to be responsible for the delivery of all engineering service KPI’s within the fast paced East Midlands Airport Cargo Handling distribution centre environment based in Castle Donington.

Working 40 hours per week (8am to 4pm - with potential for covering night shift during peak period and occasional weekends as the operation requires) the successful candidate will report directly to the General Manager and will be responsible for the day to day management of a multidiscipline engineering team, ensuring the delivery of key service elements such as planned preventative maintenance, fault rectification and fault eradication and delivering written and verbal communications at all levels and fully interacting with the customer on a day to day basis.

Tasked with driving continuous improvement on site with your teams, as Maintenance Manager you will liaise with other engineering line managers to ensure consistency and best practice whilst complying with Health and Safety legislation and working within H&S guidelines and processes and conducting regular H&S audits of processes and equipment when required.

Qualified to at least HND level in a relevant engineering discipline and able to demonstrate previous experience in a maintenance manager team management / team leader capacity, you will possess comprehensive H&S experience and excellent IT and communication skills (both verbal and written) to ensure effective liaison with both internal and external customers and suppliers.

Essentially you will possess essential diplomatic skills, as all decisions made on site are done so with the customer in mind and ensuring they receive a world class customer service, so you will embrace the team culture endorsed by their customer and effectively be able to analyse under high pressure and difficult situations and resolve issues accordingly. You will be able to understand team’s strengths and weakness and through coaching and mentoring, maximise your team’s performance whilst always striving for excellence and best practice in all tasks that are undertaken whilst championing continuous improvement across the site.

To be considered for this varied and challenging Maintenance Manager role, you will demonstrate good all round engineering skills in both Electrical and Mechanical disciplines, and be able to undertake technical fault finding to component failure level and repair. You will be fully conversant will schematic drawings and will be comfortable in working autonomously or as part of a dynamic team committed to the highest levels of customer satisfaction in an environment that regularly handles more than 600,000 cargo items each day.

Do you possess the relevant hands on skills and supervisory experience required to be successful in this position? Are you seeking a fresh challenge that will draw on all of your skills and experience gained as a hands-on engineering professional and will now utilise other skills including commercial awareness, business development and customer service abilities within an automated materials handling environment? Then contact the Handling Team at Premier Technical Recruitment on 01827 68400 or email your cv in the strictest confidence to for further details and a confidential discussion regarding your requirements.

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