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Maintenance Manager Dee Why Site

City:  Sydney
Country/Region:  AU

About Prysmian Group

Prysmian Group is the world leader in the energy and telecom cable systems industry. Each year, the Group manufacturers thousands of miles of underground and submarine cables and systems for power transmission and distribution, as well as medium low voltage cables for the construction and infrastructure sectors. We also produce a comprehensive range of optical fibers, copper cables and connectivity for voice, video and data transmission for the telecommunication sector.


We are almost 29.000 employees, across 52 countries. Everyone at Prysmian Group has the potential to make their mark; because whatever you do, wherever you are based, you will be part of a company that is helping transform the world around us.


We are currently looking for a Maintenance Manager at our telecom site in Dee Why NSW, with this role the person will:

  •  Leading and fostering a strong safety culture to create a safe work environment throughout our site.
  • Coordinate and lead the maintenance team to achieve key factory KPI’s (reduce breakdowns, reduce response time, PM’s, etc )
  • Ensure immediate reaction to breakdowns and urgent work.
  • Direct and coach the maintenance team in resolving breakdowns and drive high performance.
  • Monitor daily plant maintenance activities to ensure priorities are met.
  • Liaison with production personnel to ensure a high degree of availability of plant and equipment.
  • Monitor and report on maintenance related downtime. Drive projects to improve maintenance KPI’s.
  • Manage the maintenance Variable budget to be under the Target without compromising on the plant needs.
  • Manage the maintenance program (Mainpac) that includes preventative maintenance, corrective maintenance, breakdowns and maintenance requests.
  • Maintain the maintenance roster.
  • Leading projects in sourcing new equipment’s, installation and automation. Drive and support continuous improvement projects.
  • Identify and address the hazards in view of creating a safe workplace. Play a key role in HSE of the people and plant
  • Liase and coordinate with the contractors for Maintenance, HSE and site service activities.
  • Ensure the security of equipment software and backups.
  • Implement and drive 6S philosophy


Who are we looking for?

  • Experienced in manufacturing techniques
  • Excellent troubleshooting experience with the ability to understand, assess and work through and resolve maintenance issues.                                  
  • Fault analysis and problem solving in a production environment                 
  • Project management skills                                                          
  • Communication skills with all levels within a company (shop floor to plant manager)
  • Comprehensive experience in preventative and predictive maintenance.        
  • Good planning and organisational skills
  • Self motivated attitude to work independently and drive the team.
  • Electrical Background would be preferred with 5 years experience in relevant field. 



Prysmian Group, as an Equal Opportunity Employer, aims to attract and recruit individuals with diverse backgrounds, skills and abilities, who will enhance the quality of service and contribute to the Group’s success. Prysmian Group is committed to the development of an organization that prioritizes talent, where people feel respected, appreciated and free to fully express their human potential. Prysmian Group strongly believes that diversity drives meritocracy and brings significant value at all levels of the organization, increases the possibility of capturing market opportunities and maximizing value for our customers and shareholders. Prysmian Group bases its decisions on principles of equality, with evaluations based on the type of position and with a focus on best practices so individuals succeed based on their efforts and skills and their alignment with applicable job requirements.


Line Mangers, Hiring Managers, HR Corporate and HR Local are responsible for ensuring that diversity and inclusion are respected during the recruiting process. Unconscious bias and stereotypes must not influence our selection processes. We look for the best candidates and for the real value they can bring into the organization. We value meritocracy. We value diversity. We turn off our bias. All persons shall have the opportunity to be considered for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, alienage or citizenship status, age, sex, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, marital status, disability, military service and veteran status, pregnancy, childbirth, and related medical conditions, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state or local laws. Prysmian Group will endeavor to make a reasonable accommodation to the known physical or mental limitations of a qualified applicant with a disability unless the accommodation would impose an undue hardship on the operation of our business.

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