Maintenance Supervisor


Job Location

On site

Published By

Jan Johnson

Type of Job

Full time

Published Date

About the job

Maintenance Supervisor/ Manager / Swadlincote / Permanent Full time / £41,000 to £43,000 + 

Company benefits/ 4 x 10 hour shifts 14.00 to midnight Monday to Thursday

The afternoon maintenance supervisor will lead a small team of production and maintenance employees on that shift. Be the first point of contact in relation to manufacturing issues and plant repairs & maintenance, ensuring maximum output, whilst minimising waste. Use appropriate techniques to lead and support in the manufacture, modification, maintenance repair of production machinery equipment and ancillaries.


Lead and promote a Safety-First culture within the department.

Ensure that all works instructions are followed and align with risk assessments.

Lead your team to deliver conformance to production plans (CTP) by organising your people, materials and equipment.

A leadership approach to product and process development.

Engage subordinates in change management processes and drive a continuous improvement culture.

Ensure routine calibration and maintenance requirements of all production plant.

Ensure all maintenance activities are recorded in line with departmental requirements.

Update and Maintain Method statements and Risk assessments were necessary.

Complete other duties as reasonably requested, this will include out of hours work.



Relevant technical qualification in mechanical or electrical engineering.

Additional certification or license may be required.

Experience in a similar technical role.

Understand product and engineering technical drawings.

Team leadership experience.

Able to work with a high level of autonomy.

Excellent attention to detail and problem-solving skills.

Ability to follow instructions and collaborate with others.

The ideal candidates main responsibility will be production, but main activity will be preventative maintenance.

Applicants will need to understand and be comfortable with this.

In return, the successful Maintenance Manager will be part of a business that recognises talent and skill and will always promote from within where possible. You will enjoy a successful career with training and development tailored to you and your career. The salary is advertised as up to £43k

I am really keen to see your CV if you are a time served Maintenance Supervisor or have held a similar position with a minimum of a level 3 qualification in an engineering field.

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: £41,000.00-£43,000.00 per year

Please send a covering letter with your CV with your application.


Swadlincote DE11, UK