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Maintenance Lead

Job Title: Maintenance Lead
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Mayo
REF: 90419
Job Published: about 2 months ago

Job Description

Contact: Caroline Kingston
Telephone: 086 8395531

Maintenance Lead
Our client, a medical device company in Mayo are currently looking to recruit a Maintenance Lead for their site.
  • Lead the Maintenance Function to deliver best in class maintenance for the production equipment
  • Working with the Operations teams, implement and sustain planned maintenance systems to ensure optimized use of the available maintenance resource.
  • Identify and implement maintenance best practices, including predictive maintenance, to maximize production line uptime
  • Continue implementation of Single Minute Exchange of Dies (SMED) program for critical items of equipment
  • Drive OEE improvement to meet Strategic goals through implementation of TPM on critical production lines
  • Drive engagement in the Maintenance team through ongoing skills development and training on maintenance best practice
  • Manage performance in the maintenance team to ensure tool time is maximized and resource use is optimized
  • Develop appropriate metrics (e.g. planned maintenance as %, MTBF, MTTR) for maintenance and monitor the same
  • Develop & maintain visual management for maintenance
  • Must Possess a Fás Mechanical Time-served Apprenticeship with Junior and Senior Trades
  • An Engineering qualification would be an advantage                              
Length of experience
  • 8 years' experience in a progressive manufacturing environment with a proven track record of performance management, including supervisory level experience for a minimum of 5 years.
  • Strong track record of managing change in a high volume manufacturing environment through the hands-on application of lean tools, maintenance best practices and employee engagement techniques gained over a minimum of 5 years
Specialized skills/technical knowledge
  • Practical knowledge and experience of the application of maintenance planning / scheduling, preventative and predictive maintenance and SMED are required for the role
  • Knowledge of the Maintenance hierarchy and the practical application of the techniques is required
  • Familiarity with Computerised Maintenance Management Systems (CMMS) is required
For further information on this Maintenance Lead role in Mayo please contact Caroline Kingston on 086 8395531 /

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