CNC Maintenance Engineer

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Based in Gloucester and is commutable from Chelten
£33000 - £35000/annum
09 Jul 2017
08 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Our client is a leading global supplier of technologies for the automotive and commercial vehicle market.

We are looking to recruit an experienced multi-skilled CNC Maintenance Engineer for their site in Gloucester.

Job description for the CNC Maintenance Engineer:

Self-motivated individual to carry out electrical and mechanical breakdown repair coverage for all manufacturing plant, carry out planned preventive maintenance in line with pre-determined schedules and to assist with training operators and craftsmen (where necessary). May also undertake more complex and detailed project work when machine rebuilds or refurbishments are required.

This is a shift based role, and includes having to work between 8 and 12 maintenance days per year, plus shift.

Reporting directly to the Shift manager the CNC maintenance engineer will be responsible for:

* Respond to machine breakdowns with a view to minimizing downtime and improving long term machine reliability.
* Execution of the Lead/Senior Maintenance Engineer’s plan to work preventatively in addition to reactively

* Use of appropriate root cause analysis tools & 5S
* To actively support a culture of Continuous Improvement, looking at ways to engineer out persistent problems.
* Be cost conscious - achieving savings where possible.

* Carry out routine Planned Preventative Maintenance.
* Accurately record all maintenance tasks performed on an electronic reporting system.
* To train Operators and Craftsmen in performing First Line and Planned Maintenance Activities as and when required.
* You are expected to communicate and liaise with other departments and fellow maintenance engineers to ensure continuity of information between shifts.
* You will liaise with machine tool suppliers/representatives for the purchase of machine tool spares + resolution of problems requiring 3rd party support.
* You must be conversant with Electricity at Work Regulations, COSHH and Safety at Work Regulations.
* You must follow Delphi maintenance work procedures.

Qualifications and experience required for the role of CNC Maintenance Engineer:

* To have a proven record of being pro-active, self-motivated and flexible when working in a pressurised environment.

A minimum of 5 years’ experience of working in a machine tool, assembly or test production environment.

Experience with High accuracy automated grinding, turning, milling CNC machines.

Strong fault finding skills.

Ability to read Pneumatic, Electrical & Hydraulic Schematics.

* Multi-skilled individual with practical experience in CNC / PLC fault finding and repair. Complete understanding and experience of mechanical and electrical disciplines.40/60 split

Siemens S7 PLC and CNC control experience.

* Automation & Robotics experience.

Fanuc PLC & CNC control experience, desirable

Allen-Bradley PLC, desirable

Experience with conventional and ultrasonic wash processes, desirable.

Ideally, to have served a recognised engineering apprenticeship.

Ideally HNC qualified, or equivalent experience.

Good interpersonal skills and the ability to communicate well at all levels. Working alone and as part of a team.

Conversant in standard MS office applications

The CNC Maintenance Engineer role is based in Gloucester and is commutable from Cheltenham, Swindon and Bristol.

If you are an experienced CNC Maintenance Engineer please apply immediately. In return, our client offers £33,000 - £35,000 annual salary and the opportunity for career development.

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