Mechanical Supervisor

About the role

Location: Belgium - Beringen

Hours: Full-Time

Type of Contract: Permanent


We rise to the challenge!


Are you curious for this unique challenge in our Plant Availability team in Beringen?  Do you want to contribute to the availability of the systems / installations that need to be maintained? Are you a real leader? Do you like to cooperate with several colleagues in different departments?  Do read on!


There is more to it, as a Supervisor Mechanical, you will:

  • Be responsible, together with the team, for the scheduling and execution of the maintenance activities in the field with focus on safety, quality, environment and cost
  • Seek continuously for efficiency improvements in the team and work closely together with Short term Planner and Production to ensure a smooth execution of the job
  • Lead the scheduling process of maintenance activities with Production and Maintenance
  • Prepare the weekly schedule for final alignment in weekly planning meetings, considering production priorities, maintenance budget and optimization of available resources.
  • Follow up day-to-day planning and adjust based on re-prioritization. Distribute the work to the technicians, organize the daily start meeting, measure performance on work execution and collect feedback from the team at the end of the day, in a nutshell: supervise and steer actively the technicians in the field
  • Be part of an on-call group for urgent mechanical issues (supervision, coordination)
  • As line manager you are responsible for the assigned personnel, optimal employability of the employees, taking into account training & competences of the employee and personal development of the team members
  • Approval of the time writing for your team

About you

  • You own a Bachelor degree in a technical orientation or have minimum 3 years of relevant experience. You have strong leadership skills and mechanical knowledge.
  • You have a good knowledge of HSE standards, LMRA, process safety and SAP.
  • You master Dutch fluently and have a basic knowledge of English.
  • You are achievement-oriented, favour teamwork and stimulate positive and constructive behaviour.

About Borealis and our offer

We are here for you! If you have any questions, please contact Jana Loos, Please note that applications via e-mail will not be accepted since we are serious about protection of your personal data, so thank you for applying online.


We offer a role specific compensation and a competitive salary and fringe benefit package reflecting your profile, experience and the specifics of the country/location you apply for.


We reserve the right to close this vacancy for further applications when we have received sufficient applications that meet the advertised requirements and will contact you as soon as screening is closed.


Borealis is one of the world’s leading providers of advanced and circular polyolefin solutions and a European market leader in base chemicals, fertilizers and the mechanical recycling of plastics. We leverage our polymers expertise and decades of experience to offer value adding, innovative and circular material solutions for key industries. In re-inventing for more sustainable living, we build on our commitment to safety, our people and excellence as we accelerate the transformation to a circular economy and expand our geographical footprint. | |



We go beyond boundaries. Together.




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