Mechanical Engineer

£26000 - £30000/annum
18 Jun 2017
18 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Roevin Engineering are delighted to be supporting a growing business in Irvine for Mechanical Engineer opportunities within the FMCG market.

Key Responsibilities:

Maintain and repair all production and process manufacturing equipment.
To undertake tasks in line with maintenance requisition requests.
To conduct PPM (planned preventative maintenance) tasks as required.
To prioritise workload in liaison with Engineering Manager, to provide the most effective maintenance service possible thus maximising production output.
Undertake On call duties as & when required by Engineering rota.
Good team player but can work on own when required.
Good timekeeper, flexible & willing to work out with normal hours, if required
Ensure area of responsibility housekeeping is of a high standard
Complete engineering projects as assigned by management
Actively engage with suppliers to improve service levels and reduce costs.
Ensure that all Quality Systems are followed.
Experience of working within a COMAH site a distinct advantage

The successful candidate will have:

Maintenance system skills preferably using electronic maintenance management systems. (CMMS) knowledge would be an advantage
HNC/HND in Mechanical Engineering required (or equivalent)
Experience ideally gained over a period of 3+ years in FMCG and/or GMP environment
Health and Safety knowledge
Full, clean driving license
Needs to be able to work independently and safely with minimal guidance
Excellent communication and customer services skills
Uses Microsoft Office tools, PC literate

Starting salary is £13.12 per hr. (£13.67 after Training)

Hours: currently 3 x 8hr shift rotating pattern but may be me moving to a 4 on 4 off 12hr pattern in the near future

On Call : Required to be on call 1 weekend in every 6 weeks for any site emergencies. £50 flat payment for each day when on call support is required outside the normal working hours.

A minimum of 1 hour will be paid if called out during the on call period which will be paid at the usual overtime rate for that day.
All time spent working whilst on call to be recompensed at the usual overtime rate for that day.

Should you be available for interview please apply now