Mechanical Maintenance Manager

Birmingham, West Midlands
£Excellent Plus Benefits Including Car Scheme or Cash Alternative
03 Nov 2016
01 Dec 2016
Contract Type
Full Time

Mechanical Maintenance Manager
Birmingham (with travel throughout the Midlands) or Tilbury (with travel to offices in Willesden and the South East)
£Excellent Plus Benefits Including Car Scheme or Cash Alternative

Our client is a global leader in metal recycling employing 4500 staff across 170 locations around the world. Their processes are underpinned by advanced systems and complex machinery to separate, treat, shred and modify a range of metal and non-metal materials. Our client invests in the most advanced plant and equipment, which allows them to process metal more effectively and produce the highest quality end products. Furthermore, this enables our client to operate at maximum efficiency and minimise emissions. They’re actively pioneering projects to become a zero waste company which when complete will allow them to generate more energy than they actually use.

Mechanical Maintenance Manager
Due to continued growth, our client is now looking to recruit a Mechanical Maintenance Manager to deliver best practice and class leading performance to the company’s Shredders and associated machinery. This role will initially focus on the delivery of new plant machinery at one of our client’s Depots in the midlands, with a view to roll out best practice to other Shredder sites within the group. The Mechanical Maintenance Manager will improve efficiencies by optimising performance of Shredders, assist with maintenance and develop plans to reduce costs. Supporting company sites throughout the UK, it is important the individual can develop strong working relationships as well as deliver maintenance solutions. Implementing preventative maintenance processes to improve long term cost of operations and standardising best practices across all shredders, will be pivotal to the success of the role.

The Person: 
You will have previous experience in a similar environment, comprising of complex, industrial machinery that is likely to be related to mechanical handling. Maintenance engineering will be the foundation to your career but it is important to demonstrate experience of H&S, managing Suppliers and improving processes.

- Solid understanding and experience of large motors, conveyor belts, bearings, heavy fixed plant
- Practical experience of maintaining and developing heavy fixed plant, having ideally progressed to a supervisory position
- Working knowledge of Total Preventative Maintenance (TPM)
- Experience of Asset Management Systems/Computerised Maintenance Systems

UK travel will be required and a car will be provided as part of the package.

Our client’s employees have helped build the organisation into the world leading recycling company it is today. 

Please note, this role is available in either Birmingham, with travel throughout the Midlands, or Tilbury, with travel to offices in Willesden and the South East.

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