Manage local and international projects for one of the world’s top suppliers of technologies in the automotive and defence sectors. With ambitious growth targets they set the global standard for excellence in a wide array of disciplines. They place great emphasis on mobility and security and they devise solutions that turn change into opportunity. They require a Maintenance Manager for their Manufacturing Division Wellington to lead the Wellington Maintenance department and to provide a total engineering service for the safe and efficient operation of plants and equipment. The services includes all disciplines of engineering.
The successful incumbent will hold a BSC/BEng or BTech in Mechanical or Electrical Engineering and hold a GCC – Factories together with 6 years’ experience in a Mechanical/Electrical maintenance role.
Provide strategic and operational inputs for effective and efficient asset management of the site in line with best practice maintenance principles
Ensuring that the site’s Asset Register is available and updated regularly
Ensure the execution of efficient preventative, corrective and breakdown systems for the maintenance department
Lead technical investigations into plant and equipment failures
Ensure critical spares are correctly specified both in technical detail as well as expected inventory levels
Ensuring compliance to all OHS Act requirements
To administer the various outsourced engineering services for the site
Prepare and manage the maintenance budget and assist with capital expenditure projects of the engineering group
Responsible for employee development, training, performance management as well as succession planning in the department
To manage the Boiler operations as well as all statutory maintenance requirements
Location (country, city): Wellington
Job Qualification & Experience:
BSc/BEng/BTech in Mechanical or Electrical Engineering
Must be in possession of a Government Certificate of Competency (GCC Factories)
6 years’ experience in a Mechanical/Electrical maintenance role, preferably in a chemical manufacturing environment
3 years Management experience
Proven knowledge and experience with coal fired boilers, air compressors and refrigeration equipment
Demonstrated knowledge of engineering principles in theory and practice
Analytical and decisive
Motivate and develop work force to create a high performance work culture
One of the worlds top suppliers with ambitious growth targets. They set the global standard for excellence in a wide array of disciplines. They place great emphasis on mobility and security. They devise solutions that turn change into opportunity. With their technologies in the automotive and defence sectors they ensure these changes follow a safe and reliable path.
With subsidiaries in Europe, North America and Asia their focus is on Asia, the Middle East, South America, South Africa and African countries.
The group offers broad opportunities for development to anyone who wishes to face new challenges, and not only in traditional management careers. As a technology group, our client pays particular attention to the skills of technical specialists.
Solutions for a changing world. Our client operates internationally as a successful company. Last year, they were once again voted among the top employers by students in an Engineering Edition, and “Universum Top 100 Germany’s Most Attractive Employers – Engineering student 2017”.
Seize the opportunity to play a key role with this exciting Globlal Leader. Work on cutting edge technology.
This advert is being advertised in collaboration with our recruitment partner MCHIR.
Maintenance Manager, Wellington – Ref: 1066415-18
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