Maintenance Supervisor

Labour Options

Maintenance Supervisor role at a busy plastic manufacturer located in the Sutherland Shire.

We are looking for Maintenance Supervisor role at a busy plastic manufacturer located in the Sutherland Shire to start ASAP.

Objectives/Purpose of Job 
To provide leadership and direction to all  maintenance personnel. To be able to achieve designated objectives, improve work methods, understand skill levels and resolve maintenance/production problems in an analytical fashion.

Skill set requirements

  • Electrical/Fitter Mechanic background
  • Computer literate
  • Attention to detail
  • Problem solving and teamwork to be core strength
  • Diagnose problems and proactively set in steps for resolution/solutions
  • Strong Leader
  • Well organised and strong communicator with other departments to build relationships at all levels

    Tasks you will perform but not limited too
  • Attend production meetings daily to compile jobs on a priority basis with other departments.
  • Organize spare parts for breakdowns, preventative maintenance and re-builds and pass on to purchasing assistant to order.
  • Training of all maintenance staff on a day to day basis on all aspects of maintenance duties.(breakdowns and general maintenance, electrical and mechanical)
  • Organizing external contractors to carry out breakdown repairs and preventative maintenance throughout the entire site and work with them on specific jobs.
  • Carry out electrical and mechanical breakdown repairs, preventative maintenance and re-builds to equipment throughout the entire site.
  • Organize and carry out Easter and Christmas shutdowns including labor (internal and external), spare parts, job lists for all personnel, organize equipment to be used.
  • QA audit paperwork/documentation.
  • Organizing day to day jobs across 24 hr 7 days a week shifts including breakdown, preventative and scheduled maintenance.
  • Update of machinery documentation when machine has moved or been changed in any way.
  • Liaise with all department heads and other staff in organizing and prioritizing all breakdowns and maintenance issue's.
    - Recording and updating of all scheduled, preventative and breakdown maintenance carried out throughout the entire site.
  • Monitoring and understanding of all paperwork requirements.
  • Compliance to Quality procedures and policies.
  • Sustaining motivation at all times.
  • Method and manner in which allocation of resources are obtained and delegated, to maintain production at it’s optimum.
  • Willingness to help fellow maintenance fitters with there concerns
  • Effective and clear instruction to maintenance personnel.
This role is to start ASAP and will be a full time position for the right person, please send your resume with your experience to