Machine Maintenance Engineer

Sussex Recruitment Ltd
Eastbourne, East Sussex
23 Jul 2017
22 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Sussex Recruitment seek a skilled Machine Maintenance Engineer who has dual skills in both electrical and mechanical engineering for a super Client in Eastbourne, to work a double shift pattern that includes a 25% shift premium on top of salary.

You will be required to provide a safety conscious electrical and mechanical installation/maintenance/repair service for all production machinery/equipment on a timely basis.

Shift pattern: 1-week early 6am - 2pm and 1 week late 2pm - 10pm.

Successful completion of a Maintenance Engineering Apprenticeship (mechanical or electrical) or a C&G qualification in mechanical or electrical engineering is essential, as is some practical working experience as a Machine Maintenance Engineer and knowledge of CNC machine tools: Centre lathes, CNC lathes, Mills, CNC Machining Centres, Radial Drills, and Grinders etc. would be an advantage BUT is not an essential requirement.

Additional experience required:

  • Knowledge of Word and Excel.
  • Experience of effectively utilising a maintenance database.
  • Ability to plan and implement an effective preventative maintenance schedule which minimises production down time.
  • Basic negotiating experience.
  • Ability to solve problems successfully.
  • Evidence of making recommendations for improvements.
  • Ability to understand and interpret electrical & mechanical drawings and plans.
  • Working knowledge of standard safety devices.
  • Understanding of basic safety regulations.
  • Working as mechanical engineer or electrician/installer.
  • Three years as a Machine Maintenance Engineer.

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