Job Details




£60000 - £65000 per annum



Job Details

A Tier 1 Global Manufacturer in Telford are currently looking for a Maintenance and Facilities Manager to join their ranks at their world class manufacturing plant. As an award winning site & with a strong list of customers; the business are currently looking for a skilled & robust individual who can work with the existing team to mentor, bring progressive ideas to the business, work collaboratively with the key stakeholders in the business & have the flexibility to adapt & evolve with them to yield the best results.
With a clear appetite to invest in the business and its staff; you will be backed by the management to meet the long term objectives that the global group are looking to hit in the upcoming years.

Role: Maintenance & Facilities Manager
Salary: £60,000 - £65,000 per annum + pension + car allowance + other benefits
Location: Telford
The Role of Maintenance & Facilities Manager will be a key position to the business and the right candidate will have good experience in a fast paced manufacturing environment. You will also be technological savvy, able to develop the existing processes, a skilled engineer who is still happy to be hands on & most importantly a good leader with a proven track record in Maintenance Engineering as well as a strong understanding of the facilities requirements of this role too. 
The key responsibilities for the Maintenance & Facilities Manager will be:-
  • Understand and demonstrate a “Quality First” philosophy ensuring all work carried out on machines does not affect product quality
  • Responsible for team development to strengthen the organisation for future sustainability.
  • Promote safety first attitude & approach within all Maintenance & Facilities activities.
  • support the target for continuous & uninterrupted site operations & provision of site services.
  • Identification and early escalation of any identified operations or service provision that has potential as business threat.
  • Manage & control sub-contracted site Capital Projects as required.
  • Creation & maintenance of Essential Equipment disaster recovery plans & lifecycle analysis.
  • Generation and completion of PM schedules for all machinery & equipment.
  • Direct the team to promote a predictive Maintenance culture migrating from a reactive Maintenance approach
  • Liaise with Operations & Production engineering to identify and implement equipment & process Kaizen activities to improve availability, cycle time, changeover, Overall Equipment Efficiency and Quality
  • Produce Monthly reports, tracking key departmental KPI’s and implementing recovery actions/kaizen for any gaps to target
  • Preparation/review of Annual Plans for Maintenance, Facilities & Energy budget (Inc. Expenses, Capital Projects, Headcount & shutdown planning)
  • Implementation/management of approved budgets utilising a zero-base approach for process costs planning
The essential requirements for the Maintenance & Facilities Manager will be:-
  • Management experience within a Maintenance and Facilities Function within a high-volume manufacturing environment.
  • Degree educated desirable within an Engineering discipline but will also accept HNC/HND with a strong and proven background in Engineering and Leadership
  • The ability to manage people and contribute to the development of your team
  • Experience of budgetary compilation and fiscal management.
  • A strong understanding of analytics as well as a strong knowledge of IT Systems/PLCs 
  • A progressive approach – a willingness to evolve and change with the business
This is an enormous opportunity for an ambitious manager who wishes to lead by example and isn’t afraid to be hands on, implement new ideas & have an active hand in the evolution of the business & the Maintenance processes within the state of the art environment. For this you will be rewarded with a good salary, great benefits, good pension & the backing of the management who are happy to invest in the business and you.  
Please apply online or call Sandeep Dhillon for a confidential conversation.
Technical Network specialising in manufacturing, engineering, scientific recruitment working closely within the aerospace, automotive and food & FMCG market sectors, focusing on permanent and interim /contract positions for specialist technical and management roles. Representing Talent and Industry. Always Time Well Spent.

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