Maintenance Manager

  • Job Reference: JR15404
  • Date Posted: 3 April 2024
  • Employer: Veolia
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  • Location: Stewartby, Bedfordshire
  • Salary: £37,000
  • Sector: Science & Technology
  • Job Type: Full Time

Job Description

Salary: Competitive plus bonus and Veolia benefits

Hours: Monday - Friday 8am - 5pm

Location: Stewartby, Green Lane, MK43 9LY

When you see the world as we do, you see the chance to help the world take better care of its resources, and help it become a better place for everyone. It's why we're looking for someone who sees the world in a similar way to take up an exciting Senior Chemist role in our dynamic team.

Because of our responsibility when it comes to leading change, resourcing takes every single one of us, and this is how you can play your part. And if you're a hands on Chemist, this role will suit you perfectly.

It doesn't matter if you're looking to overhaul the industry, or just do a good day's work. We know that everyone here at Veolia can help us work alongside our communities, look after the environment in small and big ways, and contribute towards our inclusive culture.

What we can offer you;

  • 25 days of annual leave
  • Access to our company pension scheme
  • Discounts on everything from groceries to well known retailers
  • Access to a range of resources to support your physical, mental and financial health; so you can lean on us whenever you need to
  • One paid days leave every year to volunteer and support your community
  • Ongoing training and development opportunities, allowing you to reach your full potential

What will you be doing?

  • The Maintenance Manager will oversee the maintenance to ensure the smooth running of the plant.
  • Preparing the annual preventative maintenance program for all the site equipment & machinery.
  • Ensuring suitable contractors are used and organise the raising of appropriate purchase orders for external work and control the inter-company work orders.
  • Ensuring effective contractor control by utilising permit to work system and site Inductions.
  • Organising the correct contractors to carry out planned and reactive maintenance to maximise the availability of plant and equipment.
  • Ensuring breakdowns are dealt with effectively, as is reasonably practicable.
  • Managing the site fitter including work allocation, training and day to day supervision.
  • Updating and management of site operating procedures and risk assessment files.
  • Organising the routine inspections and services on plant and equipment within manufacturers guidelines and the correct contractors accordingly.
  • Organising and controlling plant modifications inclusive of commissioning of any new plant and machinery, ensuring that the correct files are up to date.
  • Carrying out incident and accident investigations for the site.
  • Working with the operations manager to ensure the site remains compliant to all legal requirements.
  • Keeping the VMR (Veolia minimum requirements) operating procedures up to date for the site operations.

What we're looking for;

  • Excellent organisation skills.
  • Good understanding of current HSE regulations.
  • Ability to work to set deadlines.
  • Experience of process safety operations.
  • Computer literate.
  • NEBOSH Certificate in Health and Safety or equivalent.

Our promise to you

Here at Veolia, we know that a genuinely good role goes both ways.

So alongside your salary or hourly pay, you'll get 25 days of holiday alongside an extensive benefits package, which includes our market-leading pension and share scheme, alongside a range of employee discounts. Also to help you further, we provide mental health and financial support, so you can lean on us whenever you need to.

Apply today, so we can make a difference for generations to come.

Here at Veolia, we're proud to be known as an equal opportunities employer. We know how important it is to be fully committed to building and maintaining a diverse and inclusive place to work for every one of our colleagues. So no matter their age, gender, gender expression, disability, race, ethnicity, religion, belief, sexuality or veteran status, every applicant who meets the minimum requirements will be considered fully.