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Maintenance Manager

Sigmar Recruitment

  • Galway / Galway city / Nationwide
  • Negotiable
  • Permanent full-time
  • Updated 07/10/2017
  • Rachael Brennan
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Perm role, food production, Galway


Maintenance Manager required for a successful food production facility based in Galway city.

The Maintenance Manager position will involve maintaining all plant and equipment within the food manufacturing facility including carrying out preventative maintenance on all machinery and developing and adhering to agreed preventative maintenance schedule. The maintenance manager is responsible for all the day to day activities in the maintenance department.  

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Develop a culture of “keeping all lines running” and reducing maintenance related down time to a minimum. Move from a fail and fix to predict and prevent model.
  • Work closely with the production manager to ensure all relevant individuals are informed of maintenance issues or breakdowns which may affect the production process.

  • Work as part of the operations team to ensure suitable maintenance support is provided to all shifts and areas of the business and be solution focused on issues that arise.

  • Attend PIT and KPI meetings.

  • Develop, maintain, schedule and deliver on preventative maintenance plan to minimise downtime, increase efficiency and comply with auditory standards.

  • Provide and lead general maintenance support throughout the factory and offices.

  • Liaising closely with the various departments to ensure maintenance issues are addressed in a timely manner and minimising impact on production.

  • Coordinate with outside contractors to perform service activities and repairs on plant and equipment with least disruption to production.

  • Setup service contracts for machinery contractors.

  • Schedule maintenance team for manufactures training.

  • Develop and maintain safefood records.

  • Oversee and direct provision of all related maintenance supplies and control costs and stocks of same.

  • Ensure work and equipment compliance, certification to all regulatory & statutory directives, standards and guidelines.

  • Inspect and evaluate physical plant and related equipment in order to manage asset life cycle in support of operations.

  • To ensure that all necessary regulatory service, permits, permissions, registers & calibrations certifications are controlled & up to date.

  • Ensure all department training plan such that maintenance personnel are competent in the completion of their duties and suitable cover is available in the team and capable to cover holidays and illness.

To apply please send your CV to or call Rachael on 091 455306.

All applications are dealt with in strict confidence, Sigmar will never send your CV to a third party without your consent.


Ref: RBmainman
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