Maintenance & Projects Manager

Maintenance & Projects Manager

Job Title: Maintenance & Projects Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Merseyside, England
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Reference: 14899/001_1534322049
Contact Name: Christine Edwards
Contact Email:
Job Published: August 15, 2018 09:34

Job Description




We currently have a superb opportunity for an experienced Maintenance Manager to join the team at a plastics manufacturing company in Merseyside.

The key objective of the Maintenance & Projects Manager is to manage the engineering function through leadership of a multi-skilled maintenance team and direct all maintenance projects.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Day to day management of a multi-skilled maintenance team
  • Provide technical support and guidance to engineers
  • Implement and develop an effective PPM system
  • Prepare budgets and control maintenance spend
  • Co-ordinate all maintenance projects
  • Analyse technology and equipment and resource needs in line with market demands
  • Investigate plant failures and implement prevention techniques
  • Assist in the development of engineering strategy
  • Contractor management


  • The successful candidate will hold a relevant qualification in Electrical or Mechanical Engineering (or equivalent) and must have a minimum of 5 years' experience in a similar role.
  • Knowledge of manufacturing processes within the plastics industry is essential; injection blow molding / extrusion blow molding / stretch blow molding …
  • You will be a strong technical engineer who is able to demonstrate excellent leadership and project management capabilities.
  • More importantly you must be a good motivator a confident communicator and a have a flexible attitude to meet the needs of the business.

This is an excellent opportunity to join a well-established, very profitable company who rewards all employees generously for their hard work and effort

At Morgan Ryder we can provide you with a full range of employment opportunities from short term and fixed term temporary vacancies to permanent positions.

We recruit for companies that operate in the following industries: Food and Drink Manufacturers, FMCG, Packaging, Engineering, Automotive, Aerospace, Warehousing, Logistics, Waste Management, Petro Chemical, Pharmaceutical, Power & Renewable Energy.