Maintenance & Reliability Manager

Location: Wolverhampton, England, United Kingdom
Salary: £58000 - £78000 per annum + healthcare, bonus, car
Job Type: Permanent
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Things haven't gone well..

The site is lagging behind others in the organisation when it comes to the maintenance planning. The team have developed a blame culture. The site has great levels of investment and a capable & supportive Factory Manager, but a leader is needed to take the bit between their teeth and guide things forward.

Do you turn tail and flee, or relish the opportunity to make a tangible and significant difference?

You would be working as a Maintenance & Reliability Manager for one of the largest private businesses in the world, who are passionate about leveraging new technologies and continuous improvement. This is an environment which will channel your talents and be able to offer outstanding career development opportunities.

The site in Wolverhampton is a leading supplier of food products to some of the biggest foods service companies in the UK, so if you've worked in a fast-paced environment then you'll be well positioned to take the reins here.

Your mission if you choose to accept it:

- You will develop and implement a multi-year maintenance plan. You would be heavily involved in future strategy including conducting capability assessments of the site's assets and establishing what new equipment will be needed

- You will improve the effectiveness of the team by putting in place longer term maintenance excellence programmes as well as coaching and developing a team of 24 professional engineers of different experience levels

- You will transform the engineering department into a pro-active positive team by engaging them, motivating them and leading them with clear direction

Reporting directly into the Factory Manager you will be a key member of the Senior Management team in a role which provides the satisfaction of seeing the direct results of your input and offers excellent scope for career progression

If you can confidently demonstrate your capability to drive a site's Overall Equipment Effectiveness long-term then this may be the right job for you.

The position will offer a salary of £58,000 - £65,000 plus a discretionary bonus up to 12.5%(circa £7k-£8k), plus a car allowance circa £5,500 making a total financial package of £70,000 - £78,000. You can also expect healthcare, long-term disability & illness cover, 25 days holiday and 6% pension.

If you are not already local the company will support with a relocation package.

For more information, please apply

To find out more about Huxley Engineering, please visit

Huxley Engineering, a trading division of SThree Partnership LLP is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy | Registered office | 1st Floor, 75 King William Street, London, EC4N 7BE, United Kingdom | Partnership Number | OC387148 England and Wales

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