Kingspan Insulation - Maintenance Manager - Kingspan Insulation

Maintenance Manager

Kingspan Group Kingspan Insulation

Job title:                     Maintenance Manager
Salary:                        Circa £45,000 (depending on experience)
Base:                          Basildon, Essex
Hours per week:         40 hours per week
Annual leave:             25 days pro rata (plus Bank Holidays)

Kingspan Insulation is a market leading manufacturer of premium and high performance rigid insulation products and insulated systems for building fabric and building services applications. Manufacturing excellence, first class customer service and unrivalled expertise in meeting the needs of the market are just some of the many strengths that Kingspan Insulation offers.

We are now looking to recruit a Maintenance Manager based in Basildon, Essex reporting to the Operations Manager. The position carries responsibility for leading an experienced team of engineers working in an environment where there is an established regime of KPIs. The manufacturing process is highly automated using high-value capital equipment and it involves a mix of mechanical, electrical and process engineering technologies. The site has a manufacturing line working various continuous shift working patterns five days a week. There is a high emphasis placed upon equipment availability and adherence to world class operation and maintenance standards.

You will be responsible for the leadership of a shift based maintenance team with the core responsibility of bringing the maintenance systems in line with best modern practice, maximising plant utilisation, output, OEE, health and safety, and quality.

Ideal candidates will be accomplished and proven maintenance engineering management professionals and with an early progressive career within a world-class process based manufacturing company. You will need to be highly organised and have a real strength in delivering a world-class PPM service to the site.

Ideally you will hold a degree level qualification in Mechanical Engineering or similar, and a recognised health and safety qualification such as IOSH Managing Safely. An awareness and understanding of ISO 9001, 14001, 50001 and OHSAS 18001 would be advantageous.

Attention to detail, and excellent communication and planning skills are key to this role. From time to time you may provide assistance and support to other sites within the Kingspan group of companies which may involve travelling to those sites. A full driver’s license valid in the UK is therefore essential for this role.

If you believe you have the attributes required to excel at this role please apply by e-mail, stating your reasons for applying with a current CV to