Sims Metals (Sims) is a global leader in metal recycling. With facilities across the globe, Sims plays an intrinsic role in the circular economy by making resources available for future use.
As a responsible corporate citizen, we continuously seek new ways to broaden our participation in the environmental sector, ensuring that our future is as bright, safe, and secure as at any time in our long history.
Sims is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We value the diversity of all of our employees, and we are committed to creating a working environment that is built on a foundation of respect and inclusion where everyone can contribute, advance on merit, and realize their full potential.
A vacancy has arisen for a Maintenance Supervisor based at our Barnsley facility.
The purpose of the Maintenance Supervisor is to supervise the maintenance employees and contractors to ensure the site is operating safely at all times and within the guidelines of Sims policies and procedures.
Key accountabilities of the Maintenance Supervisor include :
a. Front-line maintenance contractor safety management
b. Risk assessment of maintenance jobs by staff / contractors
c. Ensure safety and housekeeping in workshop and warehouses
d. Complete an agreed target number of safety conversations per month
e. Perform toolbox talks with direct reports
f. Adopt and promote a Zero Harm workplace attitude, drive improvement in Health and Safety
a. Liaise and maintain regular contact with Maintenance Manager
b. Provide holiday / sickness / absence cover for Maintenance Manager
c. Complete performance reviews for direct reports
d. Support and develop maintenance team members
a. Creates and administers the weekly plan (mechanical / electrical, corrective / preventive)
b. Maintains warehouses and booking in / out of parts
c. Coordinate suppliers, to include raising POs for parts and services
d. Ensures availability of parts / critical spares
e. Ability to perform hands-on mechanical maintenance if required
4. Perform such other duties as the Company may from time to time reasonably require
5. Comply with all Company policies related to Code of Conduct, Environmental, Health and Safety and Community
Applicants should have excellent knowledge of relevant Environmental, Health and Safety legislation as well as strong IT skills including Microsoft Office.
The ability to manage staff and to work as part of a team is essential and applicants should have a proven track record of managing and developing a small to medium team, as well as good organisational skills.
With a promote-from-within philosophy and a variety of programs available to support continuous learning, Sims offers the opportunity for a rewarding career.
We are committed to the ecologically sound and sustainable use of resources and strive to operate in a manner that minimizes waste and protects the environment.
A career with Sims provides you with the opportunity to work with an organization whose goal is to be the world’s safest and most responsible recycling company.
Our people achieve this by creating a zero-harm workplace, being exemplary members of the communities in which we operate, and being responsible stewards of the environment.
We also offer competitive pay and a range of attractive benefits.
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