Maintenance Engineers

We are seeking 2 experienced maintenance engineers to meet production needs in regards to engineering issues and breakdowns. As part of their role they will need to:
  • Adhere to all company Health & Safety policies & practices
  • Perform reactive & proactive maintenance on a variety of process equipment.
  • Carry our regular maintenance, PPMs & be reactive where directed.
  • Troubleshot breakdowns across a range of equipment to provide minimal downtime.
  • Support team leaders & production to facilitate production efficiency.
  • Maintain documentation to provide historical records of breakdowns & PPMs.
  • Ensure all required paperwork is maintained & kept up to date throughout the department.
  • Operate in a safe manner, ensuring any risk to self & others is kept to a minimum at all times.
  • Work with production to facilitate optimum running time.
  • Communicate technical & operational issues quickly & effectively to relevant departments.
Key Accountabilities:
  • Ensure routine maintenance, breakdowns completed to time and to appropriate safety and engineering standards, whilst complying with factory safety and hygiene policies and procedures.
  • Ensure that engineering cover is provided during operational hours.
  • To suggest modifications to plant and make improvements to increase efficiency.
  • Maintain documentation to provide historical records of breakdowns and PPMs
  • Logical approach to fault finding.
  • Welding, fabrication, lathe, milling machine, grinder, pedestal drill and hand tools. Fitting of gearboxes, pump changes and refurbishment, fitting of bearings and shafts, steam systems.

Personal Attributes

  • NVQ Level 3 or equivalent in Engineering Maintenance or Manufacture.
  • The job requires a time served engineer/fitter.
  • Strong organisation and communication skills and the ability to work within a multi-disciplined team environment of varying levels of technical experience.
  • Knowledge/experience of working with controls, analysing faults and providing solutions.
  • Experience of both reactive and preventative maintenance.
  • Must be flexible and adaptable to operational requirements.
  • Some knowledge/training in electrics and hydraulics would be an advantage
  • Self-motivated and be able to work with limited instruction.
  • Good IT skills.

Salary: £30596 + £3517 shift pay per year

Working hours: 37.5 hours per week Monday to Friday on early/late shift pattern

To apply for this position, please send your CV & cover letter to [email protected] to arrive no later than 17th August 2019