Mechanical Supervisor

Job Reference: WM – 2483

Location: Staffordshire

Salary: £38,00 - £42,000

Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Mechanical Supervisor


  • Supervision of the Company’s installation services on site to ensure optimum use of resources whilst maintaining effective cost control and excellent customer service, both on a daily and continuing basis.
  • Ensure all employees, Agency Workers and Sub-Contractors are working in accordance with site and the company protocol and clear adherence to Health and Safety of both themselves and any other person.
  • Identify the level of risk in any installation by use of protocols and RAMS mitigate any potential risks to ourselves or others.
  • Working closely with the Project Engineer and engaging with them regularly.
  • Supervisory of all onsite labour including the company’s employees, Agency Workers and Sub-Contractors.
  • To undertake RAMS update/ modification and present to the team as required.
  • Ensure any plant and equipment is used in accordance with the RAMS and other HSE requirements.
  • To present Toolbox Talks and to discuss specific risk assessments with the team.
  • To undertake Point of Work Risk Assessments and present to the team.
  • Maintain necessary site documentation.
  • Collate and copy all daily paperwork such as disconnection sheets and protocols.

About You:

  • Holder of a CSCS Card
  • Industrial experience in the installation and relocation of industrial machinery/ production equipment or process plant.
  • Ability to read and interpret mechanical assembly layout drawings.
  • Excellent Health & Safety knowledge and Standards.
  • Experience of working within ‘time critical’ production environments.


  • IPAF (Cherry Picker/Scissor lift licence).
  • Slinger banksman certification.
  • Gantry Experience.
  • Work at height.
  • FLT licence (7-tonne and above), including the use of jib attachment.
  • Overhead crane licence.
  • Experience managing a team and collating daily paperwork e.g timesheets.

Personal characteristics required

  • Very flexible approach to work (essential)
  • Ability to travel and work away from home.
  • Able to work well within both a team environment and/or independently (essential)
  • Able to communicate effectively and provide good standard of customer service to internal customers (essential)
  • Methodical, with high levels of accuracy and attention to detail (essential)
  • High level of initiative, driven and self-motivated (desirable)
  • Excellent time management skills, ability to prioritise multiple tasks (desirable)

Job Application:

If you would like to be considered for this role, please apply to send a copy of your full CV – or call us now.

Whilst this position may not be of interest to you or suit your skills and experience, please don’t hesitate to get in contact with a member of the team at Willcox Matthews to understand how we can support you.

We receive a large number of applications for all of our positions – Therefore, if you have not received a response within 10 working days, your application has unfortunately been unsuccessful on this occasion.

Candidates must be eligible to work and live in the UK