Multiskilled/ Maintenance Engineer

Recruiter
Direct workforce
Location
Scunthorpe, South Humberside
Salary
30000.0000
Posted
17 Jul 2017
Closes
16 Aug 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Direct Workforce are working with a leading packaging manufacturer to recruit several skilled engineers with Maintenance experience in a manufacturing environment.

Duties and responsibilities of the successful candidate:

  • Provide a reactive and pro-active maintenance service as per project requirements to all operational equipment.
  • Provide a multi-skilled maintenance service, which covers electrical, mechanical, plumbing and building fabric disciplines.
  • Carry out modifications and installations when required.
  • Liaise with contractors or external suppliers where required and clearly communicate technical issues.
  • Ensure that work is carried out to a high standard.
  • Provide a service that ensures all mechanical and electrical equipment is running to optimum performance.
  • Maximise availability of all mechanical and electrical equipment through continuous improvement.
  • Carry out Planned Preventative Maintenance.
  • Take ownership of any tools or equipment provided and ensure maintained to an appropriate standard, reporting any defects immediately.
  • Provide technical support/input to projects and initiatives.
  • Continuously look to improve equipment efficiencies and cost reductions.
  • Responsible for ensuring own work and work of those under supervision is completed in a safe and diligent manner to ensure regular feedback on issues arising before, during and following activities that are carried out.
  • Maintain, repair, and calibrate electrical, mechanical and instrumentation plant to optimise both reliability and maintainability.

Skills and experience required:

  • Electrical or Mechanical qualification required
  • Working to Planned Preventative and Reactive maintenance regimes
  • Knowledge of safe working practice on electrical/mechanical building services
  • Completing Risk Assessment s and Method Statements
  • Electrical motors/plumbing work/pipe-fitting
  • Experience of fault finding and resolving issues
  • Experience of servicing and maintaining general building fabric work
  • Able to work overtime as and when required
  • Experience of PLC programming would be beneficial
  • Manual/ CNC mill setting & operation

Hours of work are 40 hours per week Monday – Friday. Our client can offer a competitive salary - circa £33,000 per annum depending on experience, pension, free parking.