Maintenance Engineer

33000.00 - 33000.00 GBP Annual + GBP33000/annum
16 Aug 2019
19 Aug 2019
Job Type
Contract Type
Maintenance Engineer

Salary up to GBP33k with Private Healthcare and excellent Pension Plan and additional benefits.

Our client, a market leader in their field of manufacturing, is looking for an experienced Maintenance Engineer to join their team.

This permanent role offers variety with no two days being the same. The Maintenance Engineer will be required to provide effective breakdown, repair and maintenance, with key responsibilities being to reduce downtime, improve plant performance and reliability by identifying and implementing engineering solutions.

On-going training and development within the company will be provided.

Your duties will include:
Troubleshooting related to plant breakdown
Minimise equipment downtime
To diagnose and remedy equipment/plant faults
Ensure that all parts required are booked out correctly and recorded as necessary
Carry out planned preventative maintenance tasks
Practise continuous improvement, innovation and pro-activeness for improved ways of working offering possible solutions to problems encountered
Work closely with the production team
To be trained on the operation side to aid with continuous production when required

Ideally Apprentice trained mechanical bias with proven time served experience / training
3 years' experience within a medium to heavy manufacturing environment
Hands-on knowledge of mechanical plant machinery including pneumatic and hydraulics
Bench fitting skills and basic pipework knowledge
Experience in the use of overhead cranes and slinging techniques
Proficient use of workshop equipment. (turning, milling, grinding)
Able to Electric Arc weld and MIG weld
Good fault finding and problem solving skills
Ability to understand engineering drawings
General knowledge of health & safety standards and the ability to carry out on the job risk assessments
Able to work alone or as part of a team

Monday - Friday on rotational days 06.00 - 14.00/14.00 - 22.00
Flexibility will be required to be part of the call out rota to cover breakdowns out of hours and provide holidays and sickness covered.

With an attractive salary up to GBP33k with shift allowance and additional benefits, this is a great opportunity to join a friendly team in a permanent role.

Interested? Click apply or call Monique on (phone number removed)