Facilities / Asset Maintenance Managers

Job Title: Facilities / Asset Maintenance Managers
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Reading, Berkshire
Salary: £38000 - £53000 per annum + Benefits
Start Date: ASAP - Subject to Clearance
Reference: 1710-28_1507736001
Contact Name: Amanda Taylor
Contact Email:
Job Published: October 11, 2017 16:33

Job Description

Sitec are currently looking to recruit 2 Maintenance Managers for a nuclear MoD establishment in Reading (private organisation). The posts are either estimated 12 month contracts paying market rates or permanent positions paying competitively from £38,000 to £53,000 per annum plus benefits.

Successful applicants will be required to be Security Cleared prior to appointment and due to the nature of the projects with this client, Sitec can only accept applications from those resident in the UK for the last 10 years who hold a full British Passport. Dual nationals may be considered for certain roles.

Accountabilities & Responsibilities
* To provide a maintenance function that ensures maintenance plans are delivered to meet company business needs
* Ensure service is delivered within budget and time constraints
* Ensure efficiency and effectiveness of maintenance delivered
* Provide and manage company maintenance delivery required
* Ensure that the site remains within regulatory compliance from a asset perspective
* Lead the development of the maintenance delivery team leaders and craft
* Maintain essential interfaces with and provide necessary support to maintenance technical authorities, project interfaces teams, Asset Maintenance System and Engineering Planning and Facility Engineering functions as required
* Delegate and develop maintenance staff as necessary, identify resource numbers and skills to ensure they are appropriate to deliver functional requirement
* Agree maintenance programmes and schedules with facility management; assist the review and development process regarding the planned maintenance programme
* Ensure delivery of the published and agreed maintenance programme as required by maintenance managers and facility Work Control Centre (WCC) staff
* Confirm and ensure that the documentation package for the execution of the task is suitable and sufficient and approved for use by the facility WCC, including safety and environmental assessments, allocate tasks to Work Supervisory Officer (WSO)
* Bring to the attention of line management, facility management and Principal Asset Engineer (PAE) any matter, revealed during the implementation phase of maintenance delivery that has indicated that the safe operation or the safe condition of the plant may or has been affected
* Ensure a full and accurate report of every Examination, Maintenance Inspection and Test (EMIT) is made by the person(s) performing the task.
* Ensure job dockets are completed with a full and accurate report of the work done and all the necessary information to maintain the objects history.
* Monitor and ensure reasons for waiving or rescheduling maintenance tasks are valid, facility management, facility engineering are advised and informed
* Appraise, monitor and arrange staff training to certify the competence of staff in accordance with facility and trade competency assessment requirements

Knowledge, skills & experience
* A broad base of maintenance engineering and maintenance delivery principles
* Extensive experience in maintenance engineering of plant, ideally used in the processing of radioactive and explosive materials
* Broad knowledge of safety management arrangements and systems
* Expert knowledge of Asset Management and maintenance arrangements
* Workplace safety, ONR/regulatory licence conditions, legislative compliance and safety
* Broad and recent experience of operational maintenance service delivery
* In depth and detailed experience in management of maintenance teams
* Authoring and technical report writing of engineering documentation
* Extensive experience in the use of Asset Management Systems for operational purposes
* Participation in Lean Six Sigma process re-engineering events
* Broad experience in line management of operational, technical and craft teams
* Leadership skills with an aptitude for the development of effective team working and empowered delegation
* Capable of maintaining a high degree of effectiveness in a multi task role, managing priorities and delivering to challenging timescales
* Decision making skills that have either a high degree of complexity or diversity and takes prime accountability
* Able to build and improve effective internal working relationships at all levels in order to secure best solutions
* To have excellent communication at all levels including Businesses Leaders and Directors
* Able to make systematic and rational judgements based on relevant information and to evaluate solutions
* Capable of creating strategy for current and future business needs
* Able to anticipate problems and develop innovative solutions
* Able to readily adapt and respond quickly to changing situations and the changing needs of others
* Demonstrate ability to lead change by embracing new and different approaches
* Able to inspire confidence and commitment
* High degree of personal drive, good communication and interpersonal skills and a positive and co-operative attitude
* Possess strong motivational skills
* Clear and concise oral and written communications (including report writing)
* Demonstrate commercial awareness skills

Qualifications and/or professional memberships or equivalent
* ONC/HNC or NVQ level 3 in engineering discipline or suitable experience gained in an engineering environment

Further Requirements
* Willing and able to work in designated areas including R/A and toxic areas

This vacancy is being advertised by Sitec, part of the Sitec Group. The services advertised by Sitec are those of an Employment Business.

This vacancy is being advertised by Sitec.