Plant Maintenance & Project Manager

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Location Ghent, East Flanders Salary Negotiable
Sector Engineering, Procurement, Construction & Manufacturing (EPCM) Type Permanent

We're looking for an experienced Plant Maintenance & Project Manager.

Primary purpose :

Ensure cost effective maintenance of safe working equipment to meet production requirements.

  • Manage all maintenance activities on site in order to obtain the required equipment availability and production rates to meet customer requirements.
  • Develop and implement cost effective procedures to ensure the required plant reliability is achieved.
  • Ensure maintenance complies with our ISO systems.
  • Supervise & lead the activities of
    • the maintenance technicians.
    • the contractors working on maintenance items.
  • Setup a preventive maintenance system to avoid breakdowns on critical equipment.
  • Ensure projects are implemented within the required time frame & budget.
  • Work in close cooperation with the Production and Quality Manager in order to ensure that maintenance activities and projects are in line with process engineering requirements

Account abilities :

Maintenance :

  • Manage the supervision & coaching of all maintenance technicians & contractors on site to carry out activities in a safe and environmentally compliant way.

Projects :

  • Ensure contractors & equipment on site comply with the QHSE requirements, including CE marking.

Reporting :

  • Ensure adequate reports are available/provided for all relevant activities on site.

Problem solving

  • Bachelor degree in an engineering discipline.
  • 3 to 7 years relevant professional experience in an industrial environment.
  • In continuous improvement experience.
  • In supervision of personnel, employees and contractors
  • Fluent in English & Dutch
  • Good level of French
  • Strong communication & management skills
  • Financial understanding of maintenance costs
  • Good level of IT knowledge

Full time