Maintenance Supervisor

Company: Kepak
Location: Scotland
Salary: Competitive
More details

Job Title:  Maintenance Supervisor

Site Reporting Line:  Site Maintenance Manager

Location:  Kepak McIntosh Donald, Portlethen

Functional Reporting Line:  N/A

Job Purpose:  Maintaining systems and equipment by completing preventive maintenance schedules; restoring, repairing, rebuilding, or replacing faulty or inoperative components and parts and effectively supervising staff.  Building and maintaining relationships with Production teams, being responsive and proactive in approach to support business operations.

Key Responsibilities

  • Orienting, training, assigning, scheduling, motivating and performance management of team
  • Communicating job expectations effectively to team; planning, monitoring, appraising job contributions, adhering to policies and procedures and demonstrating good practice always
  • Appropriate utilisation of team resources to provide a cost effective, responsive service and meet business/team targets
  • Meet maintenance operational standards by contributing to strategic plans and reviews; implementing production, productivity, quality, and customer-service standards, resolving problems and minimising production down time
  • Evaluate functionality and reliability of facility systems and associated equipment by conferring with operating departments, identifying problems and requirements
  • Assist the Manager with maintaining function and reliability of facility systems and associated equipment by implementing and maintaining a preventive and predictive maintenance program; operating and testing systems and equipment; restoring, repairing, rebuilding, or replacing faulty or inoperative components and parts
  • Improve function and reliability of facility systems and associated equipment by studying performance results; identifying, recommending, and implementing changes, expansions, and additions
  • Intervene on any line/production deterioration in performance; complete root cause analysis and implement corrective actions
  • Liaise with Maintenance craftsmen to issue, monitor and complete preventative maintenance requests and general performance data
  • Manage subcontractors and equipment suppliers through our Safe Work System
  • Ownership of 5S methodology (Sort, Set in Order, Shine, Standardise and Sustain), in Maintenance areas and workshop
  • Apply and drive continual improvement maintenance process improvements
  • Support the Manager with identifying talent and implementing training and development plans of team
  • Escalate issues appropriately to the Manager
  • Provide management cover if required
  • Contribute to effective departmental budget and cost management by monitoring expenditures, identifying variances, and implementing corrective actions
  • Maintain safe and healthy work environment by following relevant food, health and safety standards and procedures, complying with legal codes and regulations.
  • Update job knowledge by participating in educational opportunities, reading technical publications.
More details Share on twitter