Providing overall leadership and mentoring to the mechanical and electrical maintenance team to optimise productivity and maximise plant availability. Support Mechanical and Electrical Maintenance Supervisors in the delivery of training and mentoring to the mechanical and electrical maintenance team in accordance with skills matrix and training needs. Liaising with the Operations Manager, Production Manager and Supervisors on a daily basis to understand key issues, priorities and actions. Oversee the management of planned and breakdown maintenance activities in a 24/7 manufacturing environment to reduce plant downtime through the use of maintenance plans, robust performance measurement tools and ongoing improvement plans. Budgeting and cost control of maintenance, shutdowns, labour and overtime.