Current Vacancy: TPM Engineer (Hereford, UK)

Working within the Automotive, Aerospace, Oil & Gas, Power Generation and Process Industries, our client is the world leader in the invention, production and supply of high-nickel alloys for critical engineering. 


Due to continued growth, we are currently looking for a TPM Engineer for their plant in Hereford, UK.  


The TPM Engineer is responsible for the implementation of the TPM Strategy within the SMW site.  Responsibilities will include: Plant Loss Analysis, annually aligning with the Vision and Strategic Plan with corporate objectives, helping to develop the functionality of the sites’ TPM Pillars.  The TPM Engineer will also conduct a program of equipment & tool assessments throughout the site, develop the appropriate TPM program, provide TPM training, support improvements, and partner with the Plant Manager in the development of High-Performance Work Teams (HPWT). The successful candidate will be a Member of the Plant Leadership Team as well as the Global TPM Community.  



  • Improve plant safety through continuous improvement 
  • Implement a highly visible TPM strategy within the plant using methodology aligned with Global framework and others’ capabilities, assume responsibility for the extensive implementation 
  • Support and drive implementation of Loss Analysis and TPM 
  • Drive a High-Performance Work Team (HPWT) program to support the Plant Manager in development of High-Performance Work Teams 
  • Champion TPM improvements and concepts with an emphasis on servant leadership, coaching, facilitation, and engagement. 
  • Drive a culture of loss engagement with 100% employee participation 
  • Support TPM pillars and teams to improve site performance and metrics 
  • Coordinate Kaizen events in line with pillar objectives and strategic direction 
  • Teach and promote TPM methodology and concepts aligned with Global framework 
  • Interact with various departments and team members at all levels of the organization, to foster and achieve TPM objectives. 

Minimum Qualifications: 

  • Degree in Engineering, Logistics, Science or Business 
  • Minimum 6 years of experience in a manufacturing/supply chain environment 
  • Minimum 3 years’ experience in coaching and leading cross-functional teams (including team building, understanding motivation, negotiation techniques and providing work direction to others) 
  • Minimum 2 years’ experience working with and understanding TPM principles and methods (5S, Autonomous Maintenance, Training and People Development, visual management, Kaizen)


Industry: Engineering/Manufacturing 

Location:   Hereford, UK 

Salary: £ Neg  

Contract type:Perm 


To apply please submit a current CV, along with details of your current earnings and salary expectations to: 

[email protected]   


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