Garphyttan, Sweden 2023-11-30 - 2023-12-14

Maintenance Manager

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Are you our new Maintenance Manager?

Sweden, Garphyttan, Production, Maintenance

The maintenance department consists of 20 employees, including mechanics, electricians, a property manager, and maintenance planners. In addition to these employees, as the Maintenance Manager, you are also responsible for contracted personnel and contractors. You will be part of the production management team and report to the production manager.

As Maintenance Manager, you will actively work to optimize the availability of the machinery and revise and develop preventative work. Furthermore, collaboration with other functions within the company and union parties is an important part of the job. Particularly important is the collaboration with the production units and constantly working with process development.

Further responsibilities include:

  • Leading and developing the maintenance team.
  • Developing and implementing maintenance strategies that minimize downtime.
  • Budget responsibility for the maintenance department.
  • Representing maintenance in the production management team.
  • Participant in the global maintenance development group.
  • Close cooperation with other departments and functions.
  • Responsibility for maintenance of land and buildings.
  • Responsibility for spare parts inventory management.
  • Personnel, environmental, and workplace safety responsibilities for the department.
  • Ensuring that work follows the company's values and principles.
  • Participating in audits such as internal QA, IATF, environmental, and workplace safety audits.
  • Responsibility for the maintenance system.
  • Responsibility for the development of TPM (Total Productive Maintenance).
  • Responsibility for follow-up, analysis, and technical improvements.
  • Maintaining electrical and fire safety responsibilities.
  • Ensuring electrical safety of the facility and machinery.
  • Actively working on cultural change and leading in change.


To succeed in this position, you should have a strong focus on results and the ability to lead your team effectively. You must have excellent communication skills and express yourself well in both Swedish and English, in both speaking and writing. Previous leadership experience with good results is required. We also believe that you are business-focused, responsible, curious, and dare to challenge the usual.

It is considered meritorious if you have previous experience in:

  • Working as a Maintenance Manager.
  • Working in the industry.
  • Implementing TPM.

About us:

At Suzuki Garphyttan, we manufacture advanced steel products for high-performance applications. Our work is based on sustainable production methods, innovative technology, and our 100 years of experience. Our innovative products make a difference in the automotive industry, medical technology, energy sector, and food industry.

We have our roots in Garphyttan but are today a global company and part of the Japanese Nippon Steel Corporation. We have manufacturing operations in Sweden, the United Kingdom, the USA, Mexico, and China. We also have a sales office in Germany.

Our values Care, Dare, Share exemplify how we work, think, and behave towards each other and our customers, and we are deeply committed to our vision - Together for A Better Tomorrow. Are you ready to become a part of us?

Your application:

For more information about the position and the company, please contact the recruiting manager: Rasmus Åström 0730-426909.

We would like your application via Varbi by January 15, 2024, at the latest. Selection and interviews are ongoing, and the position may be filled before the last application date. Welcome with your application!

Employment form: Permanent employment
Scope of employment: Full-time
Access: By agreement
Salary form: Monthly salary
Number of vacancies: 1
Employment rate: 100%
Location: Örebro
County: Örebro County
Country: Sweden
Reference number: 2023/33
Contact: Rasmus Åström, +46730426909
Published: 2023-12-08
Last application day: 2024-01-15"