Maintenance Team Lead - Planning

Pernis, Netherlands
13 Sep 2019
01 Oct 2019
Oil and Gas
Maintenance, Planning
Contract Type
Full Time
Here's the perfect opportunity to develop your leadership skills and grow your professional experience. Working within a positive, supportive environment, contributing to the success of a vital maintenance team at one of the largest petro-chemical sites in Europe.

Where you fit in

As Maintenance Team Lead - Planning within our Central Workshop, you'll be coaching and managing a team of planners, transport coordinators and administrative staff. We're passionate about being a good employer and a considerate neighbor, so we run the site as progressively as possible. Currently, we're working towards a new, exciting vision of excellence, with an over-arching goal to excel at operations and optimize performance. Your role will be pivotal to achieving these ambitions, with unlimited access to learning and career opportunities.

What's the role?

This is both a challenging and rewarding role, where you'll be making a vital contribution to improving safety, reliability, performance and operating costs at Pernis. With wide-ranging responsibilities, you'll lead and coach a multi-skilled team, driving optimum maintenance efficiency across the site's variety of rotating and static equipment.
As a team lead you are overall responsible for an efficient and complete work preparation of all the work that is offered to the Central Workshop from the various professional disciplines, such as: Rotating and static equipment repairs (corrective and preventive) for both routine maintenance and turnaround related maintenance. In addition, you are also responsible for keeping track of the workplace budget, this plays a major role in cost leadership management and maintains several contracts as a contract holder.

To succeed, you'll have a positive approach to manage, coach and help your employees with their competencies and, where necessary, to indicate in time where training or specific work is needed to further increase the knowledge and skills of employees.
You'll also need to be confident managing multiple contracts, and comfortable playing a leading role in cost and budget management. As well as ensuring all work hits the high standards we expect in terms of quality, cost and Health and Safety. Other duties will include:
  • Supervising the effective use of the standard tools and striving for complete uniformity.
  • Identifying continuous improvement possibilities, including efficiency and costs.
  • Monitoring and achieving budget targets across all customers.

From the technical to the personal, this is a role where you'll relish the challenge to create a positive work culture, using your natural people skills to support and inspire your team and develop staff. Spotting training and knowledge gaps whilst leading from the front on best practice.

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What we need from you

We're keen to hear from men and women with extensive experience of leading a maintenance team, with a proven flair for cost management. Along with an impressive Bachelor's degree in a relevant discipline, you'll also be fluent in Dutch and English.

Your excellent leadership and personal skills will really see you shine in the role. You'll be confident supporting and inspiring a team, and able to coach and develop employees effectively. At the same time, you'll successfully nurture good working relationships with a wide range of stakeholders, from planners to contractors.

In return, we'll give you all the opportunities you can expect from a site as large as this to develop your career and do what you do best.

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Shell is a company with shared values. Honesty, integrity, and respect aren't simply a strapline: they are a part of everything we do. What's more, Shell is an equal opportunities company, and we place the highest possible value on the diversity of our people and our inclusive approach. Join us and you'll belong to a world where you can feel pride in your achievements and propel your career with global opportunities

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