·Supervise the Maintenance function and ensure that maintenance assignments are carried out in an efficient and safe manner. Troubleshoot plant and equipment. Supervise maintenance staff directly.
·Set up, maintain and be responsible for PM systems, inspection routines, inventory control, job scheduling and staff training.
· Control maintenance expenditure in a cost effective way according to the site budget for site repairs, resources, direct labor, overtime and contractors
·Resolved numerous emergency breakdowns including repair of major equipment that reduced downtime and lowered operating cost by 10%
·Strive for zero incidents and ensure a people centered safety culture exist within the department.
·Manage maintenance projects from idea through completion
·Negotiate with suppliers of equipment, parts and services to achieve fair pricing, quality and timely responses