Head Of Maintenance

Posted 06 March 2023
LocationCounty Cork
Job type Permanent
Contact NamePatricia Deane

Job description

What you need to know

Matrix Recruitment are seeking to recruit a Head Of Maintenance for our client, based in the Cork area.

This is a permanent position.

You will have an in-depth knowledge and experience in a heavy industry with a proven track record in good manufacturing practice and lean principles. You will be responsible for all maintenance mechanical and electrical work, automation, site projects and maintenance systems on site.


Your new job

Key duties & responsibilities:

  • Lead the Maintenance management team.

  • Experience of asset Management, reliability, maintenance strategy, organisation and systems including planning, CMMS, preventive and condition-based maintenance.

  • Delivery of KPIs: downtime, uptime, PM schedules and workflow.

  • PEMAC / CMMS utilisation from a scheduling, stores and purchasing perspective.

  • Development of the Maintenance Team's capability and skills, leading performance review, training and individual on the job coaching/mentoring and support to best industry standards.

  • Responsible for cost management in the maintenance and engineering functions.

  • Developing Maintenance Lean Systems using tools and techniques to meet continuous improvement targets.

  • Working with external Contractors and installations companies to complete in-house maintenance and project work.

  • Key member of the Site Management Team involved in the strategic and day to day responsibilities.

What are we looking for?

  • Qualification in Engineering – mechanical & electrical background, or related field or equivalent knowledge and experience.

  • Minimum 10 years’ maintenance/engineering management experience; sawmilling or heavy industry experience is an advantage.

  • Knowledge of maintenance strategies e.g. RCM, TPM, Asset Management desirable.

  • Hands on leadership and people management skill.

  • Strong communication skills.

 Apply for this job now by emailing your WORD formatted CV to Patricia.

Full detailed job spec available on request.

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