Maintenance Manager
KingsleyIrons Recruitment Services
Johannesburg, Gauteng, ZA
5d ago
source : Careers24

DESCRIPTION / SYNOPSYS : Well established plastic manufacturer requires an experienced professional to join their company as a Maintenance Manager.

The successful candidate will be responsible to fully support factory operations with regards to maintaining all assets.

The incumbent will be responsible for leading maintenance systems, overseeing the continuous improvement of the manufacturing process and executing long-term strategic plans.

The incumbent furthermore shall ensure execution of all activities related to repair, maintenance, and installation of machines / tools / equipment. MINIMUM

Requirements :
  • Grade 12
  • Grade 12
  • BEng or BTech degree in Engineering (Electrical or mechanical)
  • Experience in plastic / packaging / container industry will be a distinct advantage
  • Valid Certified Maintenance Manager (CMM) will be a plus
  • Qualification in maintenance planning would be advantageous
  • Minimum of 7 years experience in a maintenance management role
  • Experience as a GMR2(1) appointment is a must
  • Proven experience in planning maintenance operations is a must
  • Experience within MRP / ERP systems is a must
  • Strong knowledge of engineering concepts, including electrical, mechanical, gas, pneumatic and hydraulic systems
  • Outstanding organisational and leadership abilities
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment and multi-task effectively
  • High level of respect towards employees from different backgrounds
  • Results driven approach to achieving tasks and objectives
  • Embrace Quality and can easily inspire passion among his team
  • Outstanding ability to pursue growth and have a can-do attitude towards everything executed
  • Ability to present information to management teams RESPONSIBILITIES : Health, Safety and Environmental :
  • Ensure compliance in accordance with OHSAct
  • Identify risks and draw up procedures to mitigate any potential dangers / hazards
  • Conduct regular toolbox talks on factory relevant topics
  • Review procedural standards on a regular basis and brief all department staff
  • Ensure all department employees visit the clinic timelessly as per schedule
  • Conduct and chair monthly safety meetings
  • Ensure all firefighting, forklift, overhead crane training is performed when required Risk Management
  • Develop action plan to alleviate risks as per yearly Insurance Risk Report
  • Monitor site utilities (water, gas, electricity) and develop action plan to alleviate any potential risks Equipment availability
  • Track machines planned and unplanned downtime and devise action plans to increase planned maintenance and decrease unplanned (breakdown) maintenance
  • Ensure all maintenance tasks are planned for and executed within the forecasted timeframe
  • Ensure all plant equipment achieves the highest level of OEE and manage sustainability Maintenance productivity
  • Schedule, train, supervise and motivate employees to perform their best
  • Track and evaluate artisan / technician performance and devise action plan to correct poor performance.
  • Coordinate work performed by contractors
  • Allocate workload and manage supervision of upkeep staff (painters, builders, plumbers, garden services etc)
  • Keep maintenance logs, analyse data and report on daily activities Factory Expenses
  • Fully control all maintenance related expenses
  • Be fully capable to make informed decisions in terms of maintenance cost and distinguish between business-critical repairs and non-critical business repairs
  • Investigate, search, and implement alternative solutions to avoid exorbitant / unnecessary expenditure to better control expenses
  • Conduct, prepare and manage tenders for site specific projects
  • Ensure efficient repair schedules and review repair cost estimates
  • Set up budget and control expenditure based on approved budget Prioritise and properly plan maintenance and repairs of company equipment in line with operational requirements Manage and control maintenance on all lifting equipment such a s forklifts, trucks, trailers, and battery-operated equipment Developing maintenance procedures, update existing procedures and ensure implementation thereof Manage execution of planned maintenance of all company equipment Support factory with initiatives such as Kaizen improvements, PDCA, DMAIC, Fishbone, Lean Manufacturing, 5Whys, 5S etc *For similar vacancies and more exciting opportunities please visit our website or follow us on LinkedIn.
  • https : / / www.linkedin.com / company / kingsleyirons-recruitment / () www.kingsleyirons.co.za () Should you meet the above minimum requirements, please submit your CV and a copy of your ID and Qualifications to isabeau kingsleyirons.
  • co.za () . Please quote the TITLE of this vacancy in the subject line of your email as reference. Our consultants will assess your suitability to the vacancy.

    Should you not receive a response within 2 weeks please consider your application unsuccessful, however we will retain your CV and details on our database in accordance with POPIA and will contact you in the near future should a suitable position become available.

    You have the option to opt-out and request us to delete your information at any time by sending a mail to admin ( ) kingsleyirons.

    co.za () / info ( ) kingsleyirons.co.za (). Thank you.

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