Maintenance Team Leader

Location Leicester
Job Type Permanent
Salary £51500 - 52000 per year Benefits
Contact Onkar Rai
Call 07583 676 058
Reference OR/220722K

Maintenance Team Leader, Earning £51,500, Based in Melton, Working 4 on 4 off days and nights

The Company

We are excited to be working with our client who is amongst one of the leading food manufacturers in the UK and are in their search for a maintenance team leader to join their Leicester site.

The firm has been operating for over 100 years and in that time have created a turnover north of a £billion and expanded to over 20 across the UK. This has added to their growing reputation in the quality of their food, as they have been awarded numerous awards for food quality practises.

Our client currently supplies to the largest retailers in the country and in doing so have continued to reinvest into multiple sites across the country with new high-tech machinery. Therefore, this a great opportunity for an engineer to join a market leading company with the ability to work on the most modern machinery.

The Role

The role consists of management and engineer responsbilities, with around 90% of the role being hands on, and a minor part being hands off. Therefore, as the Maintenance Team Leader onsite, you will be responsible for:

  • Day to day management of the team
  • Performance management
  • Attending meetings (feedback on breakdowns and overview)
  • Safety for the role and the site.
  • Being hands on.
  • Visual on the shopfloor
  • Coaching engineers

The Candidate

To be considered for this Maintenance team leader opportunity, you will need:

  • Must have a minimum Level 3 Engineering Qualification
  • Must have experience with Fault Finding on 3 Phase Machinery.
  • To be comfortable working in fast paced environment.
  • Also open to engineers who are looking to make that move into management.


  • Opportunity to undertake further engineering qualifications.
  • Opportunity for further progression in management.
  • Great company Culture.

ATA is committed to creating a diverse workforce and is an equal opportunities employer. We welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of age, disability, gender, marriage and civil partnership, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or belief, sex, and sexual orientation