Senior Maintenance Engineer (Multi-Skilled) - Manufacturing

Baltic Recruitment Services Ltd
County Durham
£40000 - £45000/annum pension, flexible benefits package
11 Jul 2017
10 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Senior Maintenance Engineer

We are currently seeking to recruit a Senior Maintenance Engineer to ensure that production equipment is fully maintained and operating efficiently

Summary of Main Duties & Responsibilities:

* The day to day management and supervision of the maintenance department.
* To supervise all maintenance personnel to efficiently carry out maintenance and repair work to machinery, plant and equipment with the minimum of disruption or stoppage to production operations.
* To specifically organise, either by delegation or self, the supervision of apprentices and maintain records of this taking place.
* To organise shift rotas so that production requirements receive cover at all times.
* To arrange planned maintenance, condition based maintenance, root cause analysis, re-stock and supply of parts/tools and plant and supervision of sub-contractors.
* To liaise with sub-contractors and suppliers through the correct Company Procedures and Department.
* To develop and maintain the relevant documentation and implement the appropriate procedures relating to:-

* Machine downtime
* New and existing machinery and plant (servicing and repair)
* Modifications and improvements
* Machine programming
* Engineering handbooks and drawings

* All relevant Health & Safety documentation relating to COSHH, electricity, pressurised containers, emergency lighting and any other factory services, plant or situation requiring regulative documentation by law or general company recording procedures.
* All office equipment including computers, videos, televisions, OHP's etc
* To maintain liaison with Shift Supervision with regards to machine downtime and production requirements.
* To submit regular weekly reports of machine downtime to Engineering.
* To develop and improve efficiency of Maintenance Department in order to reduce machine downtime.
* To contribute as a member of the Management Team with the aim of reducing overheads and work within the budgetary allocation for the Maintenance Department.
* To maintain all fixtures, fittings and ancillary devices both internal and external to the company premises.
* To supply written reports to the Engineering Manager of any special project work proposed and/or undertaken.

To be available for "call out" in the case of emergency

Permanent opportunity - days