Shift Support Engineer - Kettering

STR Limited
£26500.00 pa
03 Oct 2017
04 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Shift Support Engineer - Kettering - Regular Days - £26,500 This is an excellent opportunity for a Maintenance Engineer to take on a new challenge with a global automation specialist. You'll be working with state of the art automation machinery within a high volume distribution environment where you'll be applying your trade across a wide range of plant, including fully automated retrieval systems & conveying. The Shift Support Engineer will effectively solve electrical & mechanical faults and provide planned preventative maintenance to ensure maximum availability of machinery. You'll take ownership of breakdowns, ensuring remedial action and future preventative measures are in place. A good working knowledge of mechanical & electrical engineering is required as you will be encountering a range of machinery involving Siemens PLC, pneumatics, hydraulics and strip down/rebuild of mechanical components. Suitable candidates will be able to work on 415v motor controls and read electrical & pneumatic/hydraulic schematics. To be considered for this opportunity, candidates will be apprentice trained and qualified to at least NVQ Level 3 standard in electrical/electro-mechanical engineering. Previous experience within a manufacturing environment such as Food, Consumer Goods, Pharmaceutical, Automotive or Medical Devices or Warehouse Automation Systems is key. A salary in the region of £26,500 is on offer and involves working primarily regular days with shift cover as required. A company benefit package will be available with further details provided on-application. To be considered, please apply or contact Gary Crawley, Lead Consultant on ************** STR Limited is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.
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