We have a unique opportunity for a proactive, people orientated Maintenance Supervisor to lead the day to day maintenance and planned preventative maintenance at our Lytag factory, at Drax power station, near York. You will be an experienced manager with a proven track record managing or supervising in a similar environment and ready to take on your next challenge at our state of the art, multi-million pound factory.
About the role
Lytag was first manufactured in 1958 following a research project to develop a lightweight aggregate from power station fly ash. In 2013, a new, state of the art multi-million pound factory at Drax power station near York was built. The process transforms fly ash into small, round, very tough pellets. These can be used as a superior lightweight aggregate which is up to 50% lighter than its natural counterpart and has been used in many unique applications across the UK most notably to build some of the dramatic London skyline including the Shard.
Reporting to the Factory Manager and working as part of the Lytag management team, you will supervise two maintenance operatives and a site electrician to ensure maximum plant efficiency.
Other elements to the role include:
Role modeling safety excellence, high engineering standards as well as contributing to, preparing and developing safe practices (including repair procedures).
Collection and compilation of maintenance data and site KPI’s and monitoring of monthly maintenance budget.
Tracking and implementing the sites planned preventative maintenance schedules.
Responding to unplanned repairs, plant breakdowns and other requirements.
Maintaining a high standard of housekeeping keeping areas clean, tidy and hazard free.
Assisting in the application and compliance with rules, health & safety and environmental policies, ensuring all activities under your control are conducted within legislative requirements.
Inducting and managing contractors for maintenance activities throughout the site.
Effective utilisation of all plant, equipment and facilities to ensure optimum runtime equipment efficiency.
Maintain good industrial relations with staff; show demonstrable commitment, leadership and integrity.
What will you bring?
An experienced maintenance background with a resourceful nature.
High levels of motivation, strong initiative, drive, enthusiasm and proactive approach
Demonstrable ability to be able to work to deadlines under time pressure with a can-do attitude.
Experience in and a deep understanding of, operating safely.
Commitment to the pursuit of excellence, every day and in every way.
Able to work flexibly as part of a 24 hour, 5 day a week operation as required supporting the operation.
Excellent communication and team working skills
Good levels of IT literacy
Detail and results oriented with strong personal values
What’s on offer?
Competitive Salary, bonus and benefits recognizing the contribution you bring
Opportunities for Career Progression both at home and abroad
An inclusive and safety focused culture with people at the heart of the business
We are committed to building a diverse environment and are proud to be an equal opportunity employer. You will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, disability or age.
Why join Aggregate Industries?
To be at the heart of construction, we see our people at the forefront of the construction industry, transforming it into a more sustainable future. We employ highly talented, experienced and motivated people from diverse backgrounds. We have industry-leading capability in innovation, enabling us to anticipate and meet the changing needs of our customers. We are committed to developing strong and positive relationships with the communities we live and work in. LafargeHolcim has a global footprint with leadership positions in the vast majority of its markets and a diversified portfolio with a good balance between mature and developing markets positioned in highly populated areas.
About Aggregate Industries
We’re at the front line of the construction and infrastructure industries, producing and supplying an array of construction materials. With over 270 sites and more than 3,900 dedicated employees, we’re home to everything from aggregates, asphalt, ready-mixed concrete and precast concrete products. On top of that, we produce, import and supply construction materials, export aggregates and offer national road surfacing and contracting services.
We’re also a proud member of LafargeHolcim, which is the leading global building materials and solutions company with around 90,000 employees in over 80 countries. It holds leading positions in all regions with a balanced portfolio of developing and mature markets.
We’re at the frontline of the construction and infrastructure industries, producing and supplying an array of construction materials. With over 330 sites and more than 4100 dedicated employees, we’re home to everything from aggregates, asphalt, ready-mixed concrete and precast concrete products. On top of that, we produce, import and export supply materials for cement and offer national road surfacing and contracting services.