Technical Leader – Ref No: MDP 004/018

Malta Dairy Products Limited, producer of BENNA fresh milk and fresh dairy products, is seeking to recruit a highly motivated person to join its Maintenance and Engineering team in the position of Technical Leader. Ideally, the selected candidate will have a diploma in a related trade or equivalent. A minimum of 2 years experience in a leadership or supervisory post related to technical positions would be considered as a great asset. Reporting to the Engineering & Maintenance Manager, the candidate will primarily be expected to:

  1. • To ensure the smooth running of the general maintenance functions carried out by the maintenance team and minimum system downtimes, with quick response to faults.

  2. • To coordinate & execute the planning and monitoring of preventive maintenance programs within established time frames.

  3. • To assist in procurement and sourcing of materials, equipment, tools and services.

  4. • To co-ordinate and implement the stock control of tools, equipment and material used for the maintenance function.

  5. • To ensure that stock levels of consumable items are maintained.

  6. • Liaising and negotiating with local and foreign suppliers to source equipment and parts.

  7. • To ensure that all tools and equipment at the workshop are serviced regularly and maintained within the safety standards

  8. • To support the coordination of all relevant parties within MDP Ltd and external parties to ensure the planned projects are implemented.

  9. • To participate in evaluation reports following the setting up of projects.

  10. • To prepare a weekly report on the works carried out and ensure that all works are documented according to ISO 9001 standards.

Training in the field will be provided to the chosen applicant. An attractive remuneration package, commensurate with qualifications, experience and personal attributes will be offered to the right applicant. Prospective candidates should submit their application together with a detailed CV via email to or by mail to the HR Department, Malta Dairy Products Ltd, Mile End Street, Hamrun, HMR 1712. All applications will be acknowledged and treated in strict confidence.