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Lead Maintenance Engineer

Ref no. BHN555381
Location Fife, Scotland
Start date ASAP
Job type Permanent
Job status Closed

Job summary

Our client is currently seeking a Lead Maintenance Engineer who can support the Site Manager to optimise maintenance activities via lean activities.

Key skills required for this role

Maintenance, engineer, lead, strategy, CMMS, planning, TAR, shutdown, turnaround, Mechanical,


Previous experience on COMAH site running both PPM and reactive maintenance programs

Job description

The maintenance lead will provide support to the site manager and lead the team in delivering an optimised maintenance program and an enhanced improvement program. The successful candidate will work with other operations team members, clients, supervisors and technicians in order to deliver a competitive advantage within the industry.

The Lead Engineer will be responsible for the direct oversight of the maintenance plan. They will act as the TA for optimised maintenance approaches and be the link between maintenance, planning and site operations teams. They will also be responsible for the management of the CI program and ensure support and participation from all parties involved.

The fundamental purpose of this position is to consistently improve the functioning and overall efficiency of maintenance teams in order to reduce plant defects. The essential job duties include recognising problem areas, developing improvement plans, executing those plans, providing assistance for employees and analysing results.

We are especially keen on application from candidates with experience working within maintenance on a hazardous or COMAH top tier site.

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