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Asset Care Manager - R.T.Lane Recruitment Agency

Asset Care Manager - R.T.Lane Recruitment Agency

R.T.Lane Recruitment Agency:

Maintenance Manager/Asset Care Manager


This is a key role in the ongoing upgrade of an existing Dairy plant, very exciting changes ahead in relation to equipment, systems, and standards.


If you are interested in a progressive opportunity with a great company then please do give me a call to discuss 087 9669394 - Thanks Rachel


Full time position based in N. Cork


The Maintenance Manager will work with the Site Manager to achieve Site targets and meet and exceed required asset care standards. He/She will co-ordinate and control all the activities within the craft function to meet production targets, quality, environmental, maintenance, people, H&S & cost objectives on a day to day basis and in doing so will be a key person in driving site performance. Reporting to the Site Manager, this person will be a core part of the site’s management team, liaising directly with both internal and external stakeholders on all associated aspects of the business. He/She will play an integral role in driving the Society’s asset care strategy.




Planning, recruiting, organising, managing and developing key resources within the Asset Care Team to create and sustain a high-performance work team to drive overall plant performance;

Promote a safety culture within the site and set and monitor adherence to all Environmental, Health & Safety standards and procedures;

Responsible for developing the annual asset care budget, controlling spend within budget and improving asset care costs without adversely impacting upon business performance;

Promote a culture of excellence by ensuring all plant equipment and automation systems are maintained to a standard that does not compromise defined quality standards or right first-time production and that any changes are made in accordance with the change control procedures;

Optimise plant reliability to facilitate delivery of required volumes and deploy CI problem solving tools & techniques to address any downtime issues;

Delivery of operational and strategic projects that support the asset care strategy, business strategy and site performance.


Desired skills

Strong interpersonal, communication and presentation skills;

Ability to influence others at all levels in the organisation;

Demonstrated ability to lead people and obtain results through team work, motivation and employee engagement;

Ability to deliver change in a unionised environment;

Results-orientated with a proven record of achievement;

Excellent technical competence with the capacity to effectively analyse issues and problem solve in accordance with our CI philosophy;

A positive, can-do, resilient and flexible attitude.

Strategic agility – Developing and leading the business 5-year asset care plan.



Tradesperson with supervisory experience considered

Qualified electrician or degree qualified Engineer with relevant experience

knowledge of the efficient management and strategic planning needed to be successful in the role.

Food or Pharma experience preferred.