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Maintenance Manager

Howden, North Humberside
Job Type
7 Sep 2022
Howdens Joinery are recruiting for an experienced and results driven Maintenance Manager to join our team at our manufacturing site in Howden, East Yorkshire. As a FTSE100 business that is undergoing an exciting period of growth, this role offers you a unique opportunity to be part of a growing operation where you can drive and influence change. As a Maintenance Manager, you will oversee all maintenance activities across production business units and be responsible for the development and implementation of our engineering initiatives to improve all elements of OEE (overall equipment effectiveness), QCDSE (quality, cost, delivery, safety and engagement), and our people development. The role: - Managing the health and safety of the maintenance team for our factories and ensuring equipment is maintained to legislative standards to adhere with PUWER, ISO18001/14001/9001 - Developing and deploying strategies through the engineering team to develop continuous improvement and attainment of business objectives - Developing Maintenance methodologies through coaching and application - Providing technical leadership to support OEE improvements - Driving an improvement culture of "right first time", failure avoidance or re-occurrence through motivation and high standards of technical application - Ensuring equipment related improvement projects are identified, prioritised and executed to improve reliability and capability across the operation Do you have? - Demonstrable experience working in a leadership role within a maintenance environment - Experience and knowledge of cutting edge and lean manufacturing techniques - A proven track record of influencing positive and encouraging team behaviour - Strong problem solving, decision making and change management skills - A professional attitude and can think proactively on your own initiative - The ability to remain calm and under pressure in a deadline-focused environment - Ability to adapt to the changing demands of the business Are you? - A qualified engineer with a minimum of HNC in mechanical or electrical engineering and a recognised safety management qualification - A natural people leader to ensure your team is well-directed and lead effectively through regular communication, training and development - Experienced in recognised maintenance and improvement techniques With expected growth year on year, it's a truly an exciting time to be part of Howdens and be part of our strategic growth plans. Our attractive salary and benefits package is supported by excellent training and development programmes. As well as the opportunity to develop within a high-profile FTSE 100 company, you will be part of a rewarding organisation, recognised for excellence in the workplace in the Sunday Times Best Companies to Work For
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  • Job Reference: 706350002-2
  • Date Posted: 7 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Howdens Joinery
    Howdens Joinery
  • Location: Howden, North Humberside
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Engineering
  • Job Type: Permanent