Maintenance Team Leader - Machining

Maintenance Team Leader - Machining

Job Title: Maintenance Team Leader - Machining
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Lancashire, England
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Reference: LCE0102MTL_1612191815
Contact Name: Christine Edwards
Contact Email:
Job Published: February 01, 2021 15:03

Job Description

Maintenance Team Leader - Machining



A great opportunity for an experienced Maintenance Team Leader to join the team of a global, precision engineering company in Lancashire.

The Maintenance Team Leader will be responsible for co-ordinating all engineering activities within the manufacturing plant as well as providing 'hands on' maintenance support.

Reporting to the Maintenance/Site Services Manager, key tasks will be:

  • Co-ordinate maintenance activities for a small team of engineers ensuring all breakdown work is completed in a timely manner
  • Management of CMMS (Piranha)
  • Investigate failures and implement Route Cause Analysis
  • Ensure a high level of availability/reliability of machines
  • Source and procurement of spares
  • Site Services/Facilities; co-ordinate contractors/external vendor support
  • Assist in the development of maintenance policies to ensure equipment and services meet regulatory requirements
  • Act as H&S champion including Risk Assessments and COSHH

The person

  • Time Served Electrical / Mechanical / Multi-skilled Engineer
  • Experience gained in a machining manufacturing environment
  • Experience of leading/supervising a small maintenance team
  • Strong leadership skills
  • Excellent communication skills
  • IOSH - desirable
  • Knowledge of modern maintenance techniques; Lean, 5s, TPM

Click APPLY NOW or contact Christine Edwards at Morgan Ryder Associates 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.

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