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Maintenance Manager

We are working in partnership with a Plastics manufacturing company based in County Meath, and we have an exciting new opportunity for a Maintenance Manager to join their organisation.

They are looking to hire a Maintenance Manager to lead the Maintenance Team to provide expert, preventive maintenance support to production. This is a Permanent Role based on site in Co. Meath with a competitive package for the successful candidate.

Job Responsibilities:  

  • Oversee the Daily operations of the Maintenance Departments and establish suitable systems so that maintenance support and capabilities are consistent across all shifts.
  • Coordinate the installation, maintenance and repair work of all Equipment used on site.
  • Advise Management on recommended adjustments and modifications to production process.
  • Optimise the Prevention Maintenance Programme in the company resulting in reduced downtime.
  • Technical Responsibility for maintaining, developing, troubleshooting and validating the systems.
  • Provide technical expertise and leadership in the area of process and equipment installation and development.
  • Establish logs and trackers to manage open projects within budget and agree timelines.
  • Build and develop contacts with external technical representatives, vendor agents, etc.
  • Positively engage in team discussions to identify and put in place permanent and effective technical solutions to improve Plant performance, reduce downtime and reduce costs.

Job Requirements:

  • Minimum 3 Years Experience in Maintenance Lead Role within a Manufacturing Environment.  
  • A Trade Qualification OR a 3rd Level Technical/Engineering Degree.
  • Able to read and interpret Technical Drawings.
  • Strong Communication Skills and Solutions Focused.
  • A team player, with an excellent attitude and work ethic.


For a confidential discussion and more information on this role, please contact Paul Dunican. or 090 64 17022