Maintenance Engineering Manager, Jobs, 7488

Engineering, Manufacturing & Supply Chain Recruitment

Maintenance Engineering Manager - Glasgow

Engineering & Manufacturing - Engineering & Manufacturing
Ref: 7488 Date Posted: Monday 01 Mar 2021
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Our client who are leader in revolutionary diagnostic led care solutions are going through a huge expansion in the manufacture of their life saving medical devices. They are looking for an Maintenance Engineering Manager to join their facility based in Alloa or Eurocentral.

What's in it for you?

  • Eurocentral or Alloa based (travel may be required between sites)
  • Dayshift 
  • EXCELLENT Salary 
  • Opportunity to work with a dynamic and innovative company 
  • Permanent opportunity 

As a Maintenance Engineering Manager, you will be responsible for managing, motivating and developing a team of maintenance engineers ensuring maintaining site-wide equipment including all Manufacturing, Facilities and Lab equipment. You will create a planned, preventative & unplanned calibration tracking system and document via CMMS.  


  • Oversee the application of the maintenance management process with respect to ISO 13485 and FDA CFR21
  • Manage efficient response and repair to machine breakdowns.
  • Manage & implement external service support contracts relating to both production equipment and facilities
  • Plan & coordinate any required scheduled periods of shutdown for maintenance activities
  • Manage & coordinate instrument calibration programs
  • Assign individual annual appraisals, monitor and review maintenance engineers’ performance regularly.
  • Manage a continuous improvement culture and relay to the maintenance team. 
  • Manage the maintenance engineers in supporting any installation of new high-speed machinery through validation and into full production as required.
  • Manage holidays, overtime, apply and administer company disciplinary procedures
  • Identify critical spare parts, establish holdings, manage & maintain spares stocks
  • Manage the maintenance engineers in writing new maintenance procedures for existing and new equipment and reviewing these on a regular basis.
  • Communicate with Production manager, line leaders and quality engineers on machine, process issues.
  • Give regular updates on maintenance issues & performance of the maintenance team to the Engineering Managers.
  • You will work with equipment such as:
    • Vision inspection systems
    • Packaging equipment
    • Inkjet printers
    • Labelling systems
    • Variable Frequency Drives
    • Servos/Stepper Motors
    • Laser Cutters

Skills required:

  • A proven technical background in a high-volume manufacturing environment utilising complex custom-built equipment - would consider candidates with experience in FMCG & Highly Regulated industries like Automotive, Aerospace, Biopharma, Medical etc. 
  • A proven ability in Leadership, motivation and development of small team
  • Ability to correctly identify & resolve equipment issues with the use of a range of aids and techniques.
  • Computer literate with a good knowledge of MS Office products and CMMS.
  • Communicate effectively with stakeholders.


Please apply directly or contact Caroline Strachan