Engineering Technician

Recruiter
Search Consultancy Ltd
Location
York
Posted
03 Oct 2017
Closes
02 Nov 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Engineering Technician Our chosen business partner are focused on establishing leading market positions by providing innovative construction systems and solutions with a global reach. Within their core area of business, they have established an enviable position as a global leader in the design and manufacture of high quality facade systems. Key Responsibilities; React quickly to plant breakdown situations when notified by production and provide timely, robust solutions to return plant to full productivity. Ensure compliance with planned maintenance strategies for plant and equipment. Attend briefs to ensure continuity and quality of work across all shifts. Recommend and support value added improvement initiatives where appropriate. To support the manufacturing process by being proactive on the correction and modification of reoccurring machine processing faults. Make Plant Engineers aware of any machine issues and aid with stock control by reporting potential shortages. Maintain high standards of craftsmanship, HSE awareness and housekeeping in all work areas. Attend educational courses, workshops, training etc. to develop technical knowledge and abilities. Carry out modifications and installation work where required to continually improve plant reliability, safety and process quality. Key Requirements; HND/City and Guilds/NVQ level 3 or equivalent qualified in Engineering with 17th Edition (electrical) and at least 3 years' experience in a high volume manufacturing environment. Significant and demonstrated experience in complying with planned and preventative engineering strategies. Must be able to demonstrate a diverse skill set encompassing electrical skills / knowledge and at least one other core discipline e.g. mechanical or controls / PLC. Fault finding and rectification skills on a range of equipment. Excellent organisational, planning and time management skills with a can do attitude and the ability to work autonomously an absolute must. Ability to use clear judgement and make methodical decisions in ambiguous and pressurised situations. Search is an equal opportunities recruiter and we welcome applications from all suitably skilled or qualified applicants, regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/beliefs, sexual orientation or age.
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