Maintenance Manager - Paint Operations

£40000 - £50000/annum Commensurate with experience
18 Oct 2016
16 Nov 2016
Contract Type
Maintenance Manager – Paint Operations
Based in Oxfordshire

Job ref: KS/36338

Salary: Commensurate with experience

Main purpose of job:
To provide maintenance and technical support to Paint Operations in order to achieve departmental goals and business plan targets

Scope of job:
· Reporting to: Paint Line Operations Manager PP1 AGM PP2
· Responsible for: Senior Maintenance Engineer, Technician Team Leaders, Maintenance Technicians

Main duties:
· Manage maintenance duties and responsibilities
· Developing maintenance techniques and methods
· Reduce waste within maintenance processes
· Assign costs and labour to maintenance tasks and manage to targeted levels
· Develop equipment to reduce maintenance requirements
· Develop maintenance programme through a PM system
· Manage priorities and resources
· Improve Plant uptime and availability through KPIs and action plans
· Manage spend within budget for department
· Provide engineering and technical services to improve performance of plant
· Manage maintenance and engineering team, training, development versus potential, time and attendance, discipline, team ethics.
· Assist in training and coaching other members of the technical team
· Manage health and safety aspects for Technical department
· Ensure compliance with TS 16949
· Ensure compliance with environmental 18001
· Responsible for installation projects for new technology and equipment into the plant by involving internal technical resource and contractors and suppliers

· Continuous improvement projects to improve departmental performance on safety, uptime, availability, maintenance, equipment modifications, plant, error proofing, technical systems and processes and cost down opportunities
· To encourage continuous improvements throughout the teams and champion where necessary.
· To support the department manager in the day to day running of the paint line
· To attend daily production meetings and report any issues that arise within your department.

· Provide engineering and technical services to improve the performance of the plant
· Ensure compliance to TS 16949, ISO 14001 and other quality measures
· To ensure all safe working practices are adhered to.
· To project a professional image of the company to customers/visitors
· To use the escalation procedure for any issues/concerns eg. Quality/downtime
· To ensure all contractors are signed in with the correct work permits.
· To report to the paint shop manager and support any down time issues related to the paint line, in a timely manner.

Health, Safety & Environmental Responsibilities:
· Comply with Health & Safety and Environmental Policies
· Comply with and manage the General Risk Assessments for area
· Comply with and manage the Manual Handling Risk Assessments for area
· Comply with and manage COSHH Risk Assessments
· Comply with and manage the Lock Out Tag Out Procedure (where applicable)
· Comply with and manage the Safe System of Work documents
· Take appropriate actions in emergency situations

Skills & Experience:
· Electrical / Mechanical engineering
· PLC software applications
· Preventative maintenance and systems
· Robotics
· Managing People and processes and budgets
· CDM policies and practises.

For EU roles, candidates must be eligible to work and live in the European Union.
Proof of eligibility will be required with your application.

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