Multi-Skilled Maintenance Engineer (Elec/Mech)

£31000.00 - £38000.00 pa
10 Nov 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

To provide an effective reactive & preventative process support function covering both high speed manufacturing equipment & facilities plant (out of hours); thereby maximising equipment availability, performance and product quality whilst ensuring cost and safety outcomes are achieved.


  • Provide process breakdown support/identify and recover fault situations.
  • Utilising available analytical tools generate and assess key performance indicators and complete trend analysis.
  • Carry out effective preventative maintenance.
  • Identify and implement process improvements in order to maximise equipment availability.
  • Execute routine safety checks and timely calibration of machines and equipment.
  • Assist in the control and management of spares.
  • Provide training to other member Support Team as and when required.
  • Establish and maintain common ways of working (best practices).
  • Creation of new and review/update existing Procedures.
  • Participation within cross functional continuous improvement project teams


  • Quality practice; understanding/recognition and compliance to Safe Working Practice
  • Ability to problem solve
  • Possess strong data evaluation/trending and general analytical skills
  • Solid understanding of OEE concepts
  • Proven flexibility and a strong team player
  • Good prioritisation and communication skills
  • Ability to operate workshop machine tools
  • Working knowledge of pneumatic, hydraulic and electrical/electronic control systems

Required Skills/Education

  • Minimum of 3 years process support experience working within a high speed manufacturing environment.
  • Comprehensive understanding and sound knowledge of PLC controlled manufacturing platforms.
  • Proven experience in all aspects of engineering principals and techniques.
  • Involvement in Continuous Improvement projects/activities

  • Time served Apprenticeship in Mechanical; Electrical/Electronic engineering is an essential requirement for the role.
  • ONC/HNC or similar in Mechanical or Electrical/Electronic Engineering preferable.

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