Mech&Elec Maintenance Engineer

Acorn Recruitment
£32240.00 per annum
12 Jul 2017
11 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Job Title:Mechanical & Electrical Maintenance Engineer

Business:Tata Steel Distribution UK & Ireland

Location: Steelpark, Wednesfield, Wolverhampton

Salary Band: Band F + 30% shift allowance + benefits

Tata Steel is one of the world's top ten steel producers. The combined group has an aggregate crude steel capacity of more than 28 million ton and approximately 80,000 employees across four continents. We're part of the Tata Group, one of the largest, most diverse conglomerates in the world with businesses in the UK including Tata Steel, Jaguar Land Rover and Tetley Tea.

Their Steelpark site in Wolverhampton is the largest operational facility within our Distribution UK & Ireland. The site comprises of 4 operating businesses including Automotive, Slitting Centre, Light Gauge Strip and Profiling.

We are currently looking to recruit a number of Mechanical and also Electrical Engineers to effectively maintain all process and auxiliary equipment with the business units with an aim to improving up time while reducing costs. Within these roles, the incumbents will also provide practical and technical support within their area of expertise by performing necessary breakdown repairs, leading preventative maintenance activity and facilitating the promotion of plant and process improvements.

We are looking for effective engineers with demonstrable experience in Service Centre or manufacturing activities. You should have completed a recognised engineering apprenticeship and possess an accredited vocational qualification (NVQ/City & Guilds) or time served.

We are looking for individuals with demonstrable experience of a relevant engineering discipline, continuous improvement processes, preventative maintenance techniques and dealing with contractors. Demonstrable experience of a relevant engineering discipline, knowledge of basic electrical installations and single and three-phase fault-finding and repair. Or, alternatively be capable mechanically fault finding, stripping and reassembling component parts and basic knowledge of pneumatics and hydraulics.

We require applicants to have the ability to demonstrate excellent communication and organisational skills and be computer literate. The ability to work without close supervision, yet under pressure and to tight timescales is essential.

The successful candidates will initially be expected to work a 24/7 shift rotational pattern, attracting a 30% shift allowance premium.

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