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Maintenance Manager

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  • Sector:

    Engineering & Technical

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum

  • Contact:

    Andy Jones

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  • Published:

    24 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    21 April 2024

Yolk Recruitment is currently partnering with a highly regarded food manufacturing company to fill the position of Maintenance Manager. This is an exceptional opportunity to join a brand new state of the art facility where you will play a key role in the sites development.

Company Overview:

Our client is a prominent player in the food manufacturing industry, with a rich heritage spanning over two decades, they have built a reputation for excellence in crafting delicious and wholesome products for retail and food service sectors. Their state-of-the-art facilities and cutting-edge technology enable them to meet and exceed customer expectations while maintaining the highest standards of food safety and sustainability.

Position: Maintenance Manager

Salary: Circa £45,000

As the Maintenance Manager, you will be responsible for ensuring the smooth and efficient operation of our client's manufacturing facilities. You will lead a team of skilled maintenance technicians, overseeing equipment maintenance, repairs, and installations. Your expertise and leadership will play a crucial role in minimising downtime, optimising production efficiency, and maintaining the highest levels of health and safety within the facility.


  • Develop and implement a comprehensive maintenance strategy, including preventive and predictive maintenance plans.
  • Manage and lead a team of maintenance technicians, providing guidance, training, and performance evaluations.
  • Coordinate with other departments to schedule maintenance activities, minimising disruption to production schedules.
  • Conduct regular inspections of equipment, identifying areas for improvement and proactively addressing maintenance issues.
  • Ensure compliance with health and safety regulations, fostering a culture of safety awareness among the maintenance team.
  • Collaborate with procurement to source spare parts and necessary equipment, while managing maintenance budgets effectively.
  • Stay up to date with industry trends and advancements, implementing innovative maintenance practices where appropriate.


  • Proven experience as a Maintenance Manager within a manufacturing environment, preferably in the food industry.
  • Strong knowledge of maintenance best practices, including preventive and predictive maintenance techniques.
  • Excellent leadership and people management skills, with the ability to inspire and motivate a team.
  • Solid understanding of health and safety regulations and the ability to enforce them effectively.
  • Strong problem-solving skills, with the ability to analyse complex issues and provide effective solutions.
  • Good communication skills, both written and verbal, to liaise with internal stakeholders and external suppliers.

If you are a self-motivated and results-oriented individual with a passion for maintenance management in the food manufacturing industry, we would love to hear from you. Join our client's organisation and contribute to their continued success in delivering exceptional products to customers nationwide.

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