Maintenance Engineer

Recruiter
Nigel Wright
Location
Newcastle Upon Tyne
Posted
30 Nov 2017
Closes
08 Dec 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

The Company

Nigel Wright is working with a rapidly expanding FMCG manufacturer. They are recruiting a shift Maintenance Engineer to support their plant in the North East.

The Role

Reporting to the Maintenance Manager, responsibilities include:

  • Carry out work assignments issued by Lead engineer and maximize effectiveness of the shift at all times by ensuring efficient completion of tasks.
  • Demonstrate a team approach with regard to maintenance and hygiene of equipment and support (teams of) operators.
  • Provide support to the team during breaks and absences and work together to ensure completion of their duties.
  • Follow all work instructions, procedures, job descriptions at all times.
  • Ensure that all Work Orders, PM's issued to the shift are completed.
  • Work with other functions as part of the manufacturing team to ensure efficient running of the equipment and carry out prioritized work as agreed.
  • Carry out the assigned activities to meet operational targets; working with other functions to ensure mutual objectives are met.
  • Resolve mechanical and/or electrical problems in a timely fashion.
  • Order spare parts as required on shift if unavailable from stock and contact contractors/suppliers as required in order to resolve problems on shift.
  • Provide the Lead Engineer with information on all engineering downtime attended on shift,, related quality issue, work orders completed, PM's completed and other details as required.
  • Identify and analyse problems before crises and determine appropriate action and follow-up.
  • Ensure remedial works to equipment raised by work order or PM's are highlighted to the Lead engineer.

The Requirements

The successful candidate will have:

  • Previous experience in the manufacture of an FMCG product.
  • Electrical and/or mechanical qualifications/time served apprenticeship.
  • 2 Years' experience of working in an automated production environment.
  • Data and analytical skills.

This is an excellent opportunity to join a proactive and experienced Engineering team in a highly successful business.


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