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
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.
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