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Maintenance Supervisor

  • Sector: Engineering
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  • Job Ref: 18953

An exciting opportunity for an experienced Maintenance Supervisor to join a leading multinational life sciences company based in Waterford on a permanent contract.

Role Summary:

To improve equipment performance and reliability through technical knowledge and people leadership. This role will include the planning & execution of preventive and reactive maintenance programmes and the leadership of a group of technicians on shift. Technical knowledge & and employee supervision, and development are key aspects of the job.

Role Responsibilities:

  • Implement preventative maintenance programmes.
  • Monitor and drive improvements in the effectiveness of all maintenance activities.
  • Develop training plans for technicians.
  • Own, monitor and report and implement improvements in equipment OEE.
  • Provide details of shortfalls and associated improvement plans.
  • Set goals for the shift technician group.
  • Propose and action projects designed to improve all relevant maintenance KPIs etc.

Role Requirements:

  • Education: Bachelor’s Degree (Lvl 8 or Lvl 7) in Engineering or other relevant, technical equivalent.
  • Experience: 5+ year’s experience of engineering/ maintenance roles in high-volume industries with a significant technology content.
  • 3+ year’s supervisory experience.
  • Extensive hands-on experience of preventive/ reactive maintenance, technician supervision/ interaction and high-speed automation.

For a confidential discussion and more information on the role, please contact Barry O'Brien.