Maintenance Supervisor

LinkedIn ShareShare

You will like

Operating within a top-gun team of specialist maintenance services leaders UK on critical projects UK wide.  Founded in 2006, this business continues to grow, offering consulting and niche engineering, and maintenance services predominantly to the energy, waste and biomass sectors across the UK and Ireland.  They are an employer of choice, fostering a good team spirit and employee involvement at all levels in the business.

You will like

The Maintenance Supervisor or Team Leader job itself where reporting to the Operations Manager, you will be working in a ‘hands on’ as well as leadership role.  You will also manage the relevant tools, supplies and associated paperwork; this role is customer-facing at a variety of client sites across the UK.  You will work alongside and lead a small team to deliver essential specialist plant/machinery cleaning and maintenance services to a growing and diverse client base.  More specifically:

  • Working in a ‘hands on’ capacity alongside your team on client sites in what could be described (at times) as confined spaces and occasionally uncomfortable (hot) environments
  • Provide direction, leadership and mentoring to the team (usually two direct reports), ensuring achievement of the tasks assigned, managing labour and resources efficiently
  • Maintain Health and Safety standards, challenging poor behaviour and achieving best practice
  • Monitor procedures and processes for the receipt, storage, transportation and use of tools and associated products; stock control; maintaining records for an equipment inventory using Excel
  • Site audits, to ensure consistent levels of quality in our service and capabilities
  • Plan and document projects delivered to ensure continuous improvement and shared learning amongst the teams and feedback to customers
  • Ensure that customer requirements are carried out efficiently and according to each project assigned in line with method statements and operating handbook
  • Collaborate with the Operations Manager and wider teams to ensure a professional, smooth and efficient service is provided and best practice maintained

The position requiries significant travel from headquarters based in Guildford. Working hours Monday to Friday, 8am to 5pm (*overnight stays at client locations for which you will be paid allowances). 

You will have

As Maintenance Supervisor or Team Leader, you may come from a hands-on engineering, maintenance or similar/associated background – we will be flexible provided you can demonstrate the appropriate desire to learn and suitability for the tasks assigned.  More specifically:

  • You must be prepared to work in a hands-on capacity alongside your team on jobs at client sites
  • Able to demonstrate effective leadership, establishing clear expectations, supporting employee engagement and motivation
  • Previous experience in an environment that adheres to strict health + safety rules and regulations
  • After the relevant training, the ability to work under own initiative without day-to-day supervision
  • Driving licence (able to drive company van)
  • Ability to travel extensively – *average of 2 or 3 nights per week in hotels

.You will get

As Maintenance Supervisor or Team Leader you will enjoy competitive remuneration. Package: Salary £28k plus allowances (and occasional overtime) bringing the annual expected gross pay up to between £35-45k; pension; 22 days (increasing with each years’ completed service) annual leave plus (usually 8) bank holidays; 

You can apply

By pushing the button on this job posting (recommended), or by sending CV in confidence to 


8 May 2021
Project Manager
England, Epsom

The sky's the limit with



Don't see a job that you like? That's no problem, send us your CV and we will be in touch once we find a position that is suitable for you!

Throw it over