Maintenance Supervisor | Mechanical | Food Manufacturing

Job Title: Maintenance Supervisor | Mechanical | Food Manufacturing
Contract Type: Permanent / Full Time
Location: Mordialloc, Victoria
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: BBBH15479_1526015558
Contact Name: Dale Young
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 11, 2018 06:12

Job Description

About the company

A highly successful food manufacturing business is currently seeking to add to the maintenance and engineering team. As a major supplier to the Australian retail sector, they provide a range of products in the fresh category with a reputation for taste and quality. Located in South East Melbourne, this is a great opportunity for an experienced and talented maintenance tradesman with leadership experience.

About the role

The Maintenance Supervisor will have coordinate the maintenance program for the manufacturing site. Reporting to the Maintenance Manager, and working closely with production, you will ensure the plant achieves maximum availability, minimising downtime and completing important equipment repairs and upgrades. Key responsibilities will also include:

  • Lead a team of dedicated maintenance technicians;
  • Plan, report and continuously improve maintenance activities using the CMMS;
  • Ensure planned maintenance is completed on time and to a high quality;
  • Reduce unplanned downtime;
  • Created a proactive maintenance culture;

Skills & Experience

The maintenance supervisor will possess a trade qualification and have experience leading a team of maintenance technicians in the manufacturing sector. Your experience should include a robust understanding of modern maintenance techniques and have a proven track record in increasing plant performance. You will also understand cost management for labour, services and spares and be comfortable managing an R&M budget.


The Maintenance Supervisor is a hands on leadership position that is key to the success of the business and will be well renumerated to recognise this. The business has a positive transformation program in place and the successful candidate will enjoy the opportunity to be part of a long term success story.

How to apply

Click on the APPLY button or contact Dale Young on (03) 8613 3503 for a confidential discussion quoting reference number DY15479.