Plant Maintenance Engineer

13.66 - 16.58 GBP Hourly + GBP13.66 - GBP16.58/hour + pension and company benefits
07 Dec 2018
04 Jan 2019
Contract Type

My client is a world leader in the Aerospace sector. They are one of the UK's leading design and manufacturers of high precision aerospace components.

The role

Due to an increase in demand to meet customers' requirements and unparalleled growth in their market, a fantastic opportunity has arisen for an experienced Multi-Skilled Plant Maintenance Engineer to join their Plant Engineering/Maintenance Department.

As part of the Plant Engineering team, you will play a critical role in maintaining and improving special assets and machinery.

The Multi-Skilled Plant Maintenance Engineer will be responsible for:

* Ensuring all plant and equipment is in a safe working condition.

* Identifying and specify spare part requirements for machine repair and order using EFACS system.

* Must have knowledge of machine control systems and/or mechanical drawings.

* Use Shire management system to ensure all Maintenance documents are completed accurately and on time.

* Experience working in a Maintenance Department and in manufacturing environment is essential.

* Create own planned maintenance work to list/report from Shire maintenance system.

* Create, update and review technical drawings and engineering records.

* Create, update and review planned maintenance and service schedules.

* Machine condition reporting/fault trend analysis including upgrade and capital investment ideas.

* Work in conjunction with production in order to minimise plant downtime.

* Be proactive in the maintenance and identification of improvements to kit, implementing those improvements once agreed with customers.

* Liaise with production to prioritise workload.

Ideally you will have/be:

* Previous experience within a similar role essential

* Experience working with the Maintenance Department within a manufacturing company

* Knowledge of machine control systems and fault-finding experience

* Multi-Skilling combining mechanical, electrical, hydraulic and control engineering. Ideally qualified to HNC standard and/or equivalent work experience.

* Be flexible with shifts due to the nature of the role (days, afternoons, nights and weekends when required)

* Have good knowledge of health and safety policies

Hours of work are varied due to the nature of the role, however shifts would be days, afternoons and nights (please contact office for more information).

Shift premiums are paid for all 3 shifts

(GBP44.35 per week for mornings/afternoons and GBP77.75 per week for nights).

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