Machinery Supervisor

14 Feb 2017
03 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Llechwedd Slate Caverns launched an amazing new tour this year and is looking for someone who will ensure that all our machinery is working efficiently and safely. This varied new role brings together, in a single person, responsibility and accountability for all mechanical and electrical equipment in the Quarry Tours business including:-


            Pumps and drainage systems

            Passenger cableway and its drive system

            Emergency generator

            Surface and underground electrical systems

            4x4 Trucks which take visitors high into the quarry


Our ideal candidate would have knowledge of all this equipment however our ideal candidate probably does not exist so we welcome applications from people with some relevant experience with the above and a proven ability to problem solve and learn quickly.


Reporting to the Operations Manager the role will entail undertaking maintenance yourself as well as supervising external contractors and other, non-technical site personnel, to undertake maintenance work. Technical Supervision and direction will be provided by our part time Engineering Consultant.


Salary £17,250.


As with any maintenance role some out of hours working will be needed together a requirement to work 5 days out of 7 in our 7 day a week business.


A full job description is available below.

Closing date 3rd March