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    Hayley Murfitt

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    about 1 month ago

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    Hayley Murfitt

We are recruiting for a Maintenance Team Leader to manage building and production maintenance teams and provide maintenance support.

This job is a combination of being 60% hands on maintenance activities and 40% line management, with duties including:-

  • Day to day responsibility for the maintenance of systems, facilities and production equipment
  • Planning and undertaking routine scheduled maintenance work (TPM) for machinery and building systems
  • Management of the system and work allocation
  • Ensuring all machinery breakdowns are responded to and resolved in a timely manner
  • Work with external vendors to manage service contracts as well as reactive maintenance work
  • Support Managers with facilities, machinery improvements and projects
  • Develop and coach direct reports and the wider business to enable operator led maintenance of machinery
  • Provide reporting to senior management on key maintenance performance metrics
  • Run daily tier meetings with the maintenance team and attend other tier meetings to report on maintenance activity
  • Document all maintenance processes and procedures through SOP's and ensure complete and up to date documentation on all equipment and systems
  • Undertake duty fire marshal role as required and be responsible for weekly fire equipment checks

If you have the following skills and experience, we would like to hear from you:-

  • Previous experience in a hands on facilities or production maintenance role is essential
  • Mechanical or electrical background holding a suitable qualification at HNC or equivalent level
  • The ability to demonstrate sound decision-making and work on own initiative or as part of a team
  • Ability to demonstrate a background in people management
  • Have a systematic and structured approach to problem solving
  • Current knowledge of relevant health and safety legislation

Desirable skills and experience include:-

  • Prior experience working with TPM
  • Understanding of Mechanical Assembly, Hydraulics and Pneumatics
  • Understanding of building M&E systems


Ely, Cambridgeshire




Monday-Friday 8am-4:30pm


Contributed Pension Scheme, Group Life Cover, Private Health Care, Childcare vouchers, Group Income Protection and more.

EA First Ltd are acting as an Employment Agency for this permanent vacancy.