Maintenance Enginering Supervisor

What: Maintenance Engineering Supervisor
When: Immediately
Where: Stoke on Trent
How much: £32,000 - £36,000 per annum

Our Client is one of the world's leading manufacturers of laboratory glassware and laboratory reusable plastic ware, supplying the scientific community with world renowned brands. They pride themselves on looking after their employee's as they are the core of their business. They are looking for a qualified and experienced individual that wants to work for a well-known company and grow within that role. The client is offering a good base salary that can be built on and the opportunity to join and lead a fantastic team.

Daily tasks

Reporting to the Operations director, as the Engineering Supervisor you will be required to lead a small team of engineering craftsmen to provide maintenance, breakdown and repair services to the glass processing equipment. You will be responsible for but not limited to the following:



  • Support process development & production teams within a mixed environment of technical & traditional manufacturing equipment


  • Ensure any faults of an electrical & mechanical nature are identified during breakdowns and rectify these by coordinating with other trade disciplines
    Maintain all mechanical engineering equipment


  • Control & calibration of in house gauge tools & gauge database.


  • Construction / repair of production tooling, jigs & fixtures


  • Supply "hands on" assistance to the engineering team as required


  • Ensure site facilities are monitored & maintained accordingly


  • Ensure all work undertaken is in line with factory safety polices




Experience and qualifications required:

  • Apprentice within Mechanical Engineering


  • Previous Supervisory experience


  • Proven experience of developing teams


  • Pro-active, hands on attitude to maintenance issues


  • Logical approach to fault finding / diagnostic's


  • Knowledge of electrics


  • Simple PLC programing an advantage


  • Experience in lean tools will also be beneficial - SMED, six sigma etc.


  • CAD experience an advantage


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