Sipoo Dairy handles more than 100 million liters of milk on annual basis of which we produce fresh dairy products like Arla® Luonto+, Arla® Protein, Arla® Lempi and Arla® Got Guts loved by Finnish consumers. At our dairies, we have a strong focus on optimizing our business but also securing health and safety of our people and developing our leaders to create the best place to work for our colleagues. Here you will have great opportunities to challenge both our processes and routines and contribute to continuous improvements.
Do you want to be part of a fast developing business with dedicated top-professional colleagues who have the ambition to create the future of dairy? Can you drive performance and change in a complex organization? If you recognize yourself, we would have on offer the next career step for you: We are currently looking for a Senior Manager for Maintenance & Engineering organization to our site in Sipoo.
Senior Manager, Maintenance & Engineering
You will be leading Maintenance & Engineering organization which provides service for our 24/7 production operations at Sipoo site. You are responsible for the reliability of plant, equipment, facilities and systems to ensure optimum availability and efficiency including cost efficiencies, and as well as leading on our CAPEX project implementation. Your organization consists of approx. 40 employees, 8 of them working as your direct reports; team leaders, project managers and specialists.
You ensure Safety, Food Safety, Quality & Compliance with company, customer & legal standards, ensuring that everyone in the department are aware of their responsibilities, mandatory procedures and standards. You drive the people agenda and ensure proper leading of employees in the department.
You report to the Supply Chain Director. You engage in on-going cooperation with the site's other departments, e.g. Production, QEHS and Planning, and you contribute actively to the Supply Chain Leadership Team which you are part of. In this role you have a great impact on customer satisfaction by ensuring with your team a high level maintenance service so that our production runs according to planned production orders. One of your most important KPI is Delivery Accuracy (DA) to ensure Customer satisfaction.
- Safety is our top priority. Secure safe and healthy working conditions and strengthen inclusive work environment where people feel respected and trusted
- Take leadership in anchoring and role model a safety, quality and food safety culture.
- Lead, coach & develop people to drive performance within M&E and support employees' growth opportunities
- Identify and handle improvements within production and technology development and contributing to the CAPEX process
- Drive Arla Finland's sustainability agenda by delivering targets set for Supply Chain
- Develop cost-efficiency & manage budgets in M&E
- Delivers technical input and budget proposals to investment plans including close collaboration with other functions and relevant stakeholders to ensure new equipment on site meets the relevant legislation and Arla Foods standards.
- Designing and implementing efficient processes for taking into account modern solution approaches from the field of digitalization.
- Establish and develop the lean ways of working to improve maintenance performance
What we expect from you
It is your responsibility to ensure maintenance delivers maximum availability and optimal efficiency of production equipment and systems. To achieve this, your natural focus is on performance, and you are driving continuous improvement initiatives, using all the experience and knowledge present in the organization.
An ideal candidate is a committed and customer-focused leader who is degree qualified (e.g. M.Sc. Tech, Bachelor of Engineering) with proven experience gained as a maintenance manager in fast paced industrial sector. Work experience in dairy or some other FMCG company we see as an advantage.
To succeed in this role you must have experience in leading people & change in industrial sector. Digitalization projects and data driven decision making is familiar to you. You have great communication skills as well as proficiency in written and spoken both in Finnish and English.
Why join us?
If you like working in a fast-paced business in international context this might be the place for you. People working at Arla are committed and professionals and you can always learn from others. We share the passion for food and are proud of our brands and the products we offer to people in their daily lives.
Our premises, dairy and office, are located in Sipoo with access to pool, gym and staff restaurant.
The position offers an exciting and challenging workdays with excellent opportunities for personal development. We also enable flexibility and offer a variety of employee benefits.
Information and application
Recruitment is handled by Experis. If this sounds like the right opportunity for you, please apply now by registering you CV at www.experis.fi (Senior Manager, Maintenance & Engineering, Arla Oy) latest by 31.1. For more information, please reach out the recruiting manager, Patrik Ingman (+358 50 567 6831) 18.1.2023 at 8:30-9:30, 19.1.2023 at 8:30-9:30, 23.1.2023 at 15:00-16:00 or by email [email protected].
Or Senior Recruitment Consultant Teija Pihlajamäki, 044 5061105, or [email protected] at any time during the process.
Experis on johto- ja asiantuntijatason rekrytointi- ja projektiratkaisuihin erikoistunut kansainvälinen yritys. Luomme uusia ura- ja kasvumahdollisuuksia osaaville yksilöille ja autamme asiakkaitamme saavuttamaan omat tavoitteensa nopeammin. Olemme erikoistuneet IT- ja insinöörialan sekä taloushallinnon, myynnin, markkinoinnin, viestinnän ja henkilöstöhallinnon osaamisalueisiin. Vuosittain etsimme asiakkaidemme avainpaikoille tuhansia alansa parhaita täsmä- ja erityisosaajia, esimiehiä ja johtajia. Experis on osa ManpowerGroupia.