Maintenance Engineer

Recruiter
ATA Selection Ltd
Location
Leicester
Salary
£39k - 40k per year + Overtime
Posted
25 Sep 2017
Closes
03 Nov 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Job Title - Maintenance engineer Salary - £40,000 + Overtime Available Shift - Days and Nights Location -Leicester, Coventry, Derby, Nottingham, Corby The company My Client is a leading manufacturer of baked products within the UK. They currently supply 80% of their product to the UK which is continuing to grow. Supplying to major supermarkets such as Morrisons, ASDA, Tesco and more, they looking to increase turnover and profit by implementing innovative ideas throughout the industry. They currently have a turnover of more than £300m and are looking for 3 more engineers to join their fantastic team due to a change of shift pattern meaning you get 2 FULL weekends off a month. The Role The Multi Skilled Maintenance Engineer will be required to cover breakdowns and PPM's across all production lines. Currently they have equipment such as slicers, dicers, conveyors, presses, refrigeration plants and check weighers, rollers, ovens and fully automated packaging lines. 80% of your time will be covering breakdowns and 20% on PPMs. Their target is to minimise the breakdowns to 40% within the next 12 months and be proactive rather than reactive, through an extensive Continuous Improvement and LEAN project that all the Multiskilled Maintenance Engineers will be involved with. Electrically the successful candidate will be fault finding with a multimeter on electrical system from Electrical drawings, plus fault finding through to inputs and outputs on PLC system. All modifications and coding on PLCs are dealt with by external contactors and are not a prerequisite for candidates. Mechanically the Multiskilled Maintenance Engineer will need to be able to strip down and replace components, including bearings, shafts, rollers, gearboxes, cams, hydraulics, pneumatics, pumps and compressors. On day one you will be put through any training necessary and an induction will be taken place. After any shadowing and training needed you will then be required to attend any breakdowns and carry out any PPM's / Tasks delegated to yourself and be able to work off your own initiative. The Candidate To be successful in your application you must have the following: - Apprentice trained or equivalent (NVQ Level 3, BTEC, City & Guilds, etc) in either Mechanical or Electrical - Must have worked in an automated environment. - Must be multiskilled with either a Mechanical or Electrical bias. My client is looking for someone who is willing to dive in and get their hands dirty. If you come from a food background, I would be very keen on talking to you but I will not rule out people from a different industry. Please get in touch if you need to and contact Danny on ************* or email ****************************************
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