Maintenance & Reliability Manager

£50000 - £60000 per annum

Greenock, Inverclyde

MRD Recruitment is delighted to be recruiting a Maintenance & Reliability Manager on behalf of our global manufacturing client, based in Greenock. My client is a global leader in their respective field of high-quality electronic devices. My client manufacture and supply parts and devices which serve multiple markets such as computers, automotive, electronics and much more.

The Maintenance & Reliability Manager will be based in Greenock and will be reporting into the Facilities Manager Manager to provide maintenance support to the site Facilities team.

The Maintenance & Reliability Manager will assist in the operation of the site’s facilities infrastructure to ensure safe, reliable, and cost-efficient delivery of services to support all site activities. Further key responsibilities include;

  • Manage all aspects of the Facilities Operations and Maintenance for site, which includes mechanical, electrical, controls and speciality gas and chemical systems.
  • Lead System Maintenance Mechanics, Technicians and contractors in both strategic and tactical activities.
  • Develop and implement programs targeted to improve safety, reliability and cost.
  • Strong advocate of team involvement as it pertains to system performance i.e. involve facilities technicians, maintenance technicians and operators in day to day operational and performance process.
  • Organise a flexible team to best meet changing demands and expectations for production.
  • Provide leadership and resources for the Operations and Maintenance Team to allow team members to accomplish team goals.
  • Establish and maintain expense maintenance budget.
  • Seek ways to reduce cost while improving safety and reliability.
  • Research and evaluate latest industry trends and implement and share best practices in maintenance execution
  • Drive improvements in Preventive, Predictive & Condition-based maintenance programs.
  • Appraise individual and team performance measured against established performance expectations, objectives and team priorities and define methods for improvement and individual career development.
  • Help identify improvements and drive use of information systems that increase efficiency and effectiveness of the maintenance team and maintenance tasks
  • Update and maintain Standard Operation Procedures and Work Instructions.

Competencies: –

  • At least a working knowledge of most of the following systems; supply air systems, ventilation & air conditioning plant, extract/local exhaust ventilation systems and pumped water systems.
  • Further knowledge/experience of cleanrooms, building management systems (BMS), gas and chemical delivery would desirable but not necessary as training in these areas will be provided.
  • Ability to understand and digest engineering drawings, design specifications and technical literature.
  • Computer literate and conversant with Microsoft Office products.
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills across a variety of levels and disciplines.
  • Ability to identify priorities and manage multiple activities.

You will receive day-to-day guidance / development from the Facilities Manager as required.


Ideally you will have a degree in Engineering however, applicants with an HNC / HND and demonstrable experience will also be considered.

Understanding of maintenance principles and practices including Preventive, Predictive & Condition-Based Monitoring

Computer Maintenance Management Systems use and permit to work systems.

Job Information

Job Reference: BBBH59_1634723276
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Salary From: £50000
Salary To: £60000
Job Industries: Electronics
Job Locations: Greenock, Inverclyde
Job Types: Permanent
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