Multi-skilled Maintenance Engineer

Recruiter
Hays
Location
Ashbourne
Salary
£35000.00 - £36500.00 per annum + overtime and benefits
Posted
03 Nov 2017
Closes
16 Nov 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Multi-Skilled Maintenance Engineer job in Ashbourne. 4 on 4 off shift pattern, days and nights.


Your new company
This leading manufacturer is going from strength to strength and is one of the fastest growing companies in its sector. Having won several new high profile contracts they are continuing to experience impressive growth. An experienced Maintenance Engineer is required to join their highly skilled Maintenance team.

Your new role
Reporting to the Maintenance Manager you will be responsible for installing, maintaining and carrying out improvements to equipment in the factory whilst working closely with other departments and always within quality, hygiene, and Health and Safety standards. You will be dealing with standard PPMs and handling unexpected breakdowns. You will need to ensure that downtime is kept to a minimum in order that production is not disrupted. You will be working on both an electrical and mechanical basis.

What you'll need to succeed
It is essential for you to have an electrical qualification, City and Guilds or HNC equivalent. Time served with a recognised apprenticeship is preferred. You will need to have experience in either an FMCG background or within a manufacturing environment and be able to work well under pressure.
Other essential skills:

  • Experience working on high speed machines
  • Experience working in a highly pressured environment
  • Any welding experience
  • Hydraulics/pneumatics experience
  • Fault finding
  • Ability to work under pressure
  • Basic understanding of PLC's


What you'll get in return
You will be offered an excellent salary of between £35k and £36.5k depending on experience. There is also an excellent benefits package, which includes pension - 4% employer contribution when there is a 3% employee contribution, 22 days holiday and life assurance x 3 annual salary. There is free onsite parking and an onsite canteen available. You will working on modern technology for a forward thinking innovative employer. This company can offer excellent job security as it contiunes to grow it's customer base and invest in the business.

What you need to do now
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