Engineering Manager

Randstad CPE
£25000 - £30000/annum
09 Jun 2017
08 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
We are currently recruiting for a Shift Engineer on permanent contract to be based in a print, packaging and mailing production facility. This is located in County Durham.

The successful candidate will be responsible for:

* The provision of maintenance cover to all production areas and equipment, through reactive and planned mechanical and electrical maintenance activity on mailing production equipment as required.
* On site installation and commissioning of new machinery & equipment
* Undertake planned mechanical and electrical maintenance activities
* Undertake condition analysis reports
* Engineering continuous improvement project work as required
* Support production areas with setting of machines outside of the Production Operator remit
* Ensure health & safety of self and others whilst carrying out all duties
* Adherence to the engineering system for logging all reactive and preventative maintenance activities
* Ensuring efficient communication throughout engineering team and to other departments
* Ensure that Standard Operating Procedures and Safe Systems of Work are carried out where necessary and are up to date
* Ensure departmental housekeeping is maintained to required standards
* Any other duty or responsibility which may from time to time fall above or below the remit for this position, as defined by the Engineering Manager

The candidate will have:

* Excellent Literacy and numeracy skills
* Excellent PC Literacy
* Knowledge / experience in print / mailing / packaging supply chain environment
* Understanding of customer requirements
* Understanding / awareness of Continuous Improvement Techniques
* Role specific mechanical & electrical knowledge within a production environment
* Technical understanding / awareness of all site maintenance activities
* Experience in mechanical fault diagnosis & resolution within a production environment
* Experience in electrical fault diagnosis & resolution

Education and Qualifications Required:

* Qualified to BTEC / NVQ Level III or above

Personal Characteristics:

* Good communication skills
* Ability to work under pressure & too strict deadlines
* Good time management
* Committed and flexible team worker
* Adaptable
* Ability to be proactive and use initiative

In return, you will be offered a salary circa £25,000 per annum + a generous shift allowance with additional company benefits.

Applicants should be received by COP on Friday 9th June 2017 as shortlisting and interview will be taking place Wc 12th June 2017.

For further information please contact Abby Bell on (Apply online only).

Randstad CPE values diversity and promotes equality. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate against any of the protected characteristics that fall under the Equality Act 2010. We encourage and welcome applications from all sections of society and are more than happy to discuss reasonable adjustments and/or additional arrangements as required to support your application.

Candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK.

For the purposes of the Conduct Regulations 2003, when advertising permanent vacancies we are acting as an Employment Agency, and when advertising temporary/contract vacancies we are acting as an Employment Business