Maintenance Manager | Collins McNicholas

Maintenance Manager

  • Reference: CJ45202
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Location: Cork, Cork City, Munster
  • Category: Science, Pharmaceutical & Food


  • Maintenance responsibility in a highly regulated facility.
  • Responsible for all maintenance aspects within the plant.
  • Cost & Budgetary responsibility.
  • Responsible for implementation and adherence to standardised asset lifecycle management approach on site.
  • Responsible for ensuring that company policies and standards are implemented and adhered to on site.
  • Responsible for development, implementation, maintenance and adherence to local engineering and maintenance procedures utilising company cluster, regional and global standards.
  • Ensures site complies with all local, national and group codes and regulations related to engineering, equipment, processes.
  • Responsible for meeting predefined Maintenance KPI targets.
  • Responsible for ensuring that factory equipment operates to design capacities, throughputs and effectiveness.
  • Responsible for developing factory maintenance budget for approval and managing site maintenance costs to meet approved maintenance budget.
  • Responsible for planning, preparing and prioritising plant projects.
  • Responsible for reviewing and prioritising factory engineering improvement opportunities.
  • Demonstrates leadership in the area of safety. Ensures all engineering activities within factory are developed to the appropriate health and safety standards.
  • Ensures that all engineering and maintenance activities are carried out by competent and trained staff.
  • Ensures that equipment and processes are operated to and maintained within their safe design operating limits, and in a way that avoids danger to personnel or the public.
  • Identifying and assessing equipment and systems that are to be designated Critical Equipment and – Controlled Equipment. Identifying spare parts holding policy for site. Ensures preventative maintenance programs are in place.
  • Responsible for maintaining plant asset register.
  • Responsible for managing maintenance performance, determining root cause of issues and implementing solutions.
  • Responsible for functional resource management, development, planning and allocation.
  • Responsible for development and up-skilling of maintenance employees



  • Diploma/Degree in an Engineering discipline (preferably Mechanical or Electrical).
  • Excellent communication and facilitation skills.
  • A working knowledge of SAP would be an advantage.
  • 5 Years’ experience in a maintenance management role


For a confidential discussion and more information on the role, please contact Eloísa Ruiz on 021 4911063 or email

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