Maintenance Supervisor

  • Location
    Sheffield, South Yorkshire
  • Category
    Oil & Gas jobs
  • Contract Type
  • Shift Type
  • External Reference

On behalf of our client based in Sheffield we are seeking an experienced Maintenance Supervisor on a permanent basis to join their organisation.

Ideal candidates will come from a mechanical background with some exposure of electrical maintenance in lathes and CNC machines.

Reporting to the Machine Shop Manager you will supervise the maintenance team ensuring each section of skilled and semi-skilled personnel achieve all the quality, budgetary, and delivery objectives, whilst continually reviewing methods to reduce costs and improve performance.

Duties and Responsibilities

Interpret plant equipment & plant layout drawings: mechanical & electrical producing documentary evidence of planned maintenance schedule.
Carry out scheduled maintenance of plant & equipment in accordance with schedule and legislative requirements ensuring that maintenance data records are accurately and promptly updated.
Respond to machine / plant equipment breakdowns, carry out repairs necessary and report cause of breakdown. Maintain records of plant & equipment maintenance schedules in-line with company preventive maintenance procedures.
Provide evidence of plant & equipment breakdown occurrences coupled with documented improvement recommendations.
Ensure that housekeeping standard is maintained in accordance with Company requirements providing visible evidence of compliance with Company housekeeping standards.
Mentor apprentice Maintenance fitter.
Accountabilities/ Performance Measures will include:
Plant and equipment breakdowns are addressed in line with company standards.
Planned maintenance schedules are adhered to and timeframes met.


Traditional apprenticeship coupled with appropriate technical qualifications; City & Guilds /ONC/HNC in Electrical/mechanical maintenance or equivalent preferred.
Working Knowledge of equipment repair & overhaul processes to working drawings.
Sustain skill levels to retain legislative trade requirements in installations.

Please apply on-line with up to date CV.

To speak to a recruitment expert please contact Claire Scott