maintenance supervisor in watford

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£ 30,000 per year
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watford, hertfordshire
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£ 30,000 per year
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Maintenance Supervisor
£ 35,000

An immediate opportunity has arisen for an experienced Maintenance Supervisor to join our client who is now one of the largest distributors of pharmaceuticals and healthcare products in the country.

Key responsibilities of the Maintenance Supervisor job will include:
-Maintain function and reliability of the order processing system and associated equipment by implementing a preventive maintenance program; operating and testing systems and equipment; restoring, repairing, rebuilding, or replacing faulty or inoperative components and parts.
-Define and meet operational maintenance standards by contributing maintenance information to strategic plans and reviews; implementing production, productivity quality, and safety standards; resolving problems.
-Meet maintenance financial standards by providing annual budget information; monitoring expenditures; identifying variances; implementing corrective actions.
-Plan and schedule 3rd party services; reviewing and renewing existing service contracts based on the necessary SLAs.
Training & Supervising
-Train and develop technical staff
-Manage and organise the availability of technical staff for the operational shifts
-Updates job knowledge by participating in educational opportunities; reading technical publications.
Managing Inventory, Documenting and Providing Technical Manuals
-Improve function and reliability of facility systems and associated equipment by studying performance results; identifying, recommending, and implementing changes, expansions, and additions.
-Manage spare parts, tools and logbooks; providing the availability of technical documentation and manuals; setting up a quality assurance program for the machinery

Personal Specification:
-3 year's experience in maintaining conveyor systems, preferred manufacturer KNAPP and supervising technical staff
-Technical understanding, basic IT knowledge, equipment maintenance, electronic troubleshooting, supervision, staffing, strategic planning, developing budgets, technical leadership, teamwork
-Knowledge of mechanical components like belts and rollers, knowledge of electric motors, sensors and scanners, knowledge about pneumatic components, knowledge of Siemens Profibus System / AS-i Bus Systems
-Hands-on mentality, attendance for business critical incidents, driving license, forklift license (optional)

If you are interested in the role of Maintenance Supervisor please do not hesitate to apply today.

Randstad Financial & Professional encourage applications from individuals of all ages & backgrounds. Appointment will be made on merit alone but candidates must be able to demonstrate their ability to work in the UK. Randstad Financial & Professional acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment & an employment business for temporary recruitment as defined by the Conduct of Employment Agencies & Employment Business Regulations 2003


Basic computer skills


English, Maths


- 3 years of experience in maintaining conveyor systems - Supervising technical staff - Knowledge of KNAPP

educational requirements

High School