Maintenance Manager

Posted 31 October 2023
Salary$130000 - $145000 per annum, Benefits: Circa $140,000 + super
Job type Permanent
DisciplineManufacturing & Operations

Job description

•     Leading name within food manufacturing with multiple Australian sites 

•     Engineering Manager, 3 lines on site, large processing facility 

•     Highly autonomous, hands on role reporting to the Site Manager

Client Details

A household name in food manufacturing and baking based with a complex National Network of manufacturing sites. The business has just hired a new Site Manager for the facility and he is looking for an experienced Maintenance Manager to lead the maintenance activities of the facility.


The Maintenance Manager will be responsible for both reactive and preventative maintenance activities. The business runs 3 lines on site and has a good level of automation. The role will be highly autonomous and you will be the challenged to both improve OEE whilst moving the site towards a more Preventative maintenance led philosophy. Your focus will be on coaching, developing (and recruiting a team around you) and guiding the fitters on site and sub contracted trades ensuring best class in terms of process and people. Your focus will be on Equipment uptime, effectiveness, performance and the Safety of all site engineers. This role is business critical as the company continues to increase its manufactured tonnage and expects a capital upgrade soon. 


You are an Engineering Manager/ Maintenance Supervisor with your experience gained within a complex Food/ FMCG manufacturing facility. Ideally you will have food, beverage or pharmaceuticals experience along with an understanding of Continuous Improvement, TPM and a passion for developing teams. This could also be a good opportunity for a hands on maintenance candidate to move into leadership provided you have first rate fault finding experience. 

Job Offer

Circa $140,000 + super 

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