Maintenance Planner / Manager

Maintenance Planner / Manager

Job Title: Maintenance Planner / Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Cheshire, England
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Reference: 14812/001_1526467789
Contact Name: Christine Edwards
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 16, 2018 11:49

Job Description




We currently have a fantastic opportunity for an experienced Maintenance Planner to join the team of a global packaging company at a facility in Cheshire.

The Maintenance Planner / Manager will be tasked with helping the business improve availability via the implementation and development of a robust PPM system and effective management of technicians.

Key responsibilities:

  • Lead and manage all planned and reactive maintenance activities for technicians
  • Review and deploy robust maintenance strategies with a focus on plant reliability
  • Use modern maintenance techniques such as TPM, RCA, RCM and FMEA
  • Develop a culture of proactive maintenance and produce effective training plans for technicians
  • Evolution/development of condition-based maintenance systems
  • Use CMMS/KPI data to produce action plans and drive MTBF improvement plans
  • Provide ongoing technical support to Shift Technicians

Key requirements:

  • Minimum HNC/HND/NVQ3 in Electrical/Mechanical/Multi-Skilled discipline
  • Experience of planning/managing activities of a maintenance team within a continuous process manufacturing environment
  • Strong knowledge of CMMS systems - Maximo advantageous
  • Strong knowledge of modern maintenance techniques
  • Proven experience of measuring through KPI analysis and delivering improvements
  • Strong people management skills - ability to coach/mentor/develop
  • Ability to work in a pressurised environment and prioritise workload effectively

For more information contact Christine Edwards at Morgan Ryder Associates on 0151 480 2300 to discuss in more detail.

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.