Maintenance Manager

KwaZulu-Natal Permanent
  • Maintenance Engineer
  • Bachelor degree -Electro-mech /Mechanical Engineering /Electrical Engineering

About Our Client

  • Willingness to work long hours on Adhoc basis
  • Strong Project management skills
  • Ability to lead and manage a team with a hands on approach - proven track record
  • Good communication skills (Verbal and written)
  • Unentrepreneurial & Growth Mindset
  • Ability to multi-task and work under pressure
  • Strong analytical and problem solving ability
  • Business acumen

Job Description

  • Implement and manage maintenance strategies across 2 manufacturing sites
  • Lead and manage a team of technicians, through site maintenance supervisors
  • 2 manufacturing sites, 11 team members
  • Manage technician task load, performance and work quality
  • Create and implement team training and upskilling plans
  • Preform maintenance tasks as required
  • Preform project tasks as required
  • Work together with Operations Managers to ensure manufacturing KPI's are achieved
  • Improve and report on MTTR and MTBF
  • Manage and build relationships with sub-contractors, equipment suppliers and service providers
  • Strict stock management of critical spares
  • Manage the control and standards of the workshop equipment and housekeeping
  • Implementation and planning of preventative maintenance schedules
  • Implement and maintain health and safety procedures
  • Initiate, cost, and manage critical improvement projects across all operations areas
  • Create cost savings and efficiency improvement project plans for approval
  • Submit and present monthly maintenance and project update reports
  • Manage and accountable to annual repairs and maintenance budget

The Successful Applicant

Maintenance Manager (Manufacturing & FMCG)
KwaZulu-Natal - South Africa
Bachelor degree -Electro-mech /Mechanical Engineering /Electrical Engineering

  • Bachelor degree -Electro-mech /Mechanical Engineering /Electrical Engineering
  • +5 years post qualification experience (preferably in a manufacturing field - FMCG advantageous)
  • +3 years Proven Leadership Experience
  • Good understanding of mechanical concepts: Pneumatics, hydraulics, pumps etc.
  • PLC knowledge advantageous
  • Experience in working with multi-discipline teams
  • Must have good computer skills -MS office

What's on Offer

  • Willingness to work long hours on Adhoc basis
  • Strong Project management skills
  • Ability to lead and manage a team with a hands on approach - proven track record
  • Good communication skills (Verbal and written)
  • Unentrepreneurial & Growth Mindset
  • Ability to multi-task and work under pressure
  • Strong analytical and problem solving ability
  • Business acumen
Contact
Martin Meyer
Quote job ref
JN-012024-6317082
Phone number
+27 11 303 8300

Job summary

Function
Engineering & Manufacturing
Specialisation
Production, Manufacturing
Industry
FMCG (Fast Moving Consumer Goods)
Location
KwaZulu-Natal
Job Type
Permanent
Consultant name
Martin Meyer
Consultant phone
+27 11 303 8300
Job Reference
JN-012024-6317082