Maintenance Engineer

Recruiter
Omega Resource Group
Location
Swindon
Salary
£30000 - £40000/annum
Posted
17 Jun 2017
Closes
16 Jul 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Multi-Skilled Maintenance Engineer

An important and varied role has become available for a Multi-Skilled Maintenance Engineer to work with an important Automotive Manufacturing company based in Swindon, Wiltshire.

As Multi-Skilled Maintenance Engineer you will be part of an integral team that is responsible for carrying out pro-active and reactive maintenance on all production and manufacturing machinery, particularly robots to ensure minimal downtime.

This is a unique opportunity to be part of an integral team in a globally renowned Automotive Manufacturer who are viewed as being leaders in their field.

Main responsibilities:

* Completing PPM Checks to schedule and log activity on relevant systems
* Managing spare parts for any allocated equipment and follow up on improvement activity
* Carrying out breakdown maintenance, reacting to daily concerns and supporting in getting equipment back to a correct operating condition
* Undertaking equipment start-up checks and shut down activity
* Completing work requests allocated within agreed timescales
* Liaising with external contractors, checking permits and supervising works
* Responding promptly to internal customer work requests

Background / Requirements:

* Apprentice trained engineer (Electrical or Mechanical)
* Strong knowledge of PLCs - Ideally Omron
* Effective fault finding and diagnostic experience
* Experienced in PPM and breakdown repair
* Multi-skilled, with a good understanding of MTTR, MTBF and equipment up-time
* Working knowledge of robots - Ideally Fanuc or Motorman
* Experience in using a CMMS package to log equipment faults

What we want from you:

Due to the nature of the critical role you will have within the company you will need to be flexible in your approach to shifts and working hours. On occasion you may be required to work extra hours or to swap shifts to maintain production levels.

What we can offer you:

We can offer you earning potential of up to £43,000 + OT, 25 days' holiday, private medical care, local discounts, medical and dental plan, generous pension scheme, childcare vouchers and the opportunity to purchase all company products at a generously discounted rate.

Within your first six months you have the opportunity of being technically assessed to move onto the next pay grade.

For more information or to apply please contact Max Hall on (Apply online only) or email

Omega Resource Group Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy