Chris Connolly

Recruitment Consultant - Food, Beverage and Manufacturing

T: +353 15 549 269 E:
  • SectorManufacturing & Engineering
  • LocationRepublic of Ireland
  • Salary+ negotiable
  • Posted onMay 6, 2021
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Title – Group Maintenance Manager

Location – Can be based anywhere in Ireland or UK

Salary – €Negotiable+ bonus + car + relocation package if needed

Company – One of Ireland’s leading meat producers with 15 manufacturing plants in Ireland and the UK.
Duration – Permanent


We are looking for a Group Maintenance Manager to take charge of the group-wide maintenance strategy.


In this position, you will be providing high quality and innovative solutions to a wide range of challenging problems and contributing to the success of the company.

Key Responsibilities

  • Setting up and reviewing maintenance standards and computerised maintenance management systems (CMMS) to ensure standardisation, statutory compliance, and best practice across all site.
  • Assessment reporting and advice escalation through monitoring site reported KPIs (statutory compliance tracker; labour and budget spend; maintenance downtime; spare parts, etc.) identifying areas for continuous improvement and liaising with sites and local managers to address under performance.
  • Implement cost reduction programmes to reduce overall cost of Group maintenance.
  • Mentoring, coaching, and supporting sites and local maintenance managers in technical matters and techniques, personal and team development where appropriate.
  • Maintain all Group Service Level agreements where applicable.

Key requirements:

  • Degree level or HND in relevant discipline with experience
  • 5+ years of experience as Maintenance Manager/Engineering Manager level
  • Having a proven track record of driving positive change within an engineering function
  • Possess a high level of motivation with an ability to drive change and improvement.
  • Familiarity with CMMS
  • The ideal candidate will have previous experience working at Group level, across multiple sites

Chris Connolly

Recruitment Consultant - Food, Beverage and Manufacturing

T: +353 15 549 269 E:


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