Mechanical Maintenance Supervisor

  • Apprenticeship Reference: 1349336360-2
  • Date Posted: 6 June 2024
  • Apprentice Employer: Elevation Recruitment Group
  • Location: City, Sheffield
  • Apprentice Pay: On Application
  • Apprenticeship Sector: Civil Engineering, Engineering, Project Management
  • Apprenticeship Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

About this Apprenticeship

Elevation Recruitment Group is working with a heavy engineering company based in Sheffield to recruit a Mechanical Maintenance Supervisor.

Salary: £45,000.

Hours: Working hours will be 37 hours per week, Monday-Thursday: 07:45 - 16:15 and Friday: 07:45 - 12:45


  • 25 days holiday plus Bank Holidays with the opportunity to buy or sell up to 5 holidays per year
  • 5% Employer pension contribution / 5% employee pension contribution
  • 4 times salary life cover
  • Save As You Earn (SAYE) share save scheme
  • Access to Employee Assistance Programme
  • Company sick pay scheme
  • Company-funded healthcare scheme
  • Enhanced maternity and paternity pay
  • Long service recognition
  • Free car parking and electric vehicle charging

Reporting to the Facilities & Maintenance Manager, the Mechanical Maintenance Supervisor will be responsible for planning the preventative maintenance programme, along with managing and supervising a team of 7 Maintenance Engineers. This role will be 80% office-based and 20% on the tools

Duties of the Mechanical Maintenance Supervisor include

  • Ensures the direct team and deployed contractors comply with all HS&E rules of the site
  • Develop new and maintain existing effective preventive maintenance programmes
  • Plans the maintenance programme
  • Accountable for the Maintenance team achieving KPIs and team goals
  • Conduct regular individual maintenance team members' performance reviews and goals
  • Maintains consistent and effective communication with internal customers on planned maintenance, repairs and expected completion dates
  • Set up a critical parts store and maintain stock levels
  • Assist in identifying parts deficiencies and help to prevent further recurrences
  • Allocate maintenance tasks, run reports and monitor assets through an online asset management system
  • Manage, monitor and develop a key asset improvement and efficiency programme
  • Promote a culture of continuous improvement, and lead by example

We are keen to speak with Mechanical Maintenance Supervisors with the following skills/experience:

  • Apprenticeship in a relevant Engineering field
  • NVQ Level 2 Diploma in Mechanical Engineering
  • BTEC Level 3 National Diploma in Engineering
  • Experience working in a heavy engineering environment
  • Leadership and people management
  • Team building and objective setting
  • Experience using maintenance planning systems
  • Use of overhead crane (pendant & remote) is desirable

Apply now or, for a confidential discussion about this Mechanical Maintenance Supervisor role, please get in touch with Kerry Hill.