From £26,000 to £30,000 per annum
30 Nov 2017
08 Dec 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Pertemps are working in partnership with a market leading manufacturing business, recruiting for an Conveyor Maintenance Engineer (FMCG, Mechanical Engineer) to join and support the Engineering Team.

As the Conveyor Maintenance Engineer you are responsible for providing engineering support to achieve the production targets & PPM completion rate to KPI target levels. The key responsibilities of this role are to monitor & maintain all aspects of the plants’ conveyors & actively take part in breakdown response, PPM, Continuous Improvement (CI) Initiatives, Training and Housekeeping.

Working Hours: Monday to Friday 8:30AM – 5PM
Reporting To: Engineering Supervisor

About the Company:

A market leading manufacturer and operates the UK’s largest plant. They create a second life by saving raw materials and reducing waste, creating a better environment for us to live in.

What are your responsibilities as an Conveyor Maintenance Engineer:

  • Completing general engineering tasks, breakdown repairs, Contractor Liaison and carrying out cost effective maintenance routines and general repairs to prolong the useful life of the equipment.
  • Ensure the plants’ conveyors are maintained both proactively and re actively to deliver safe and reliable operation in line with planned production requirements.
  • Responsible for maintaining the highest standards of housekeeping (within specified areas)
  • Practice & encourage others to deliver the highest standards of Health & Safety at all times and ensure that all plant and ancillary equipment is maintained to these high standards
  • Ensure all recording systems for work completion are correctly compiled with all relevant information detailed
  • Assist the Engineering Supervisor in minimising machine down time by proposing & introducing improved maintenance programmes & continuous improvement ideas.
  • Responsible for timely completion of all relevant plant PPM schedules and to provide support for all site wide PPM programs
  • Ensure good communication avenues are prevalent between the Engineering Teams & the Operational teams
  • Work as part of a multi-functional Mechanical / Electrical on-site Team
  • Any other adhoc duties as required

  • Good Team working skills
  • Ability to work on own initiative
  • Able to work under pressure and deliver results to a defined deadline
  • Logical and analytical
  • Can-do attitude, self-motivated
  • Flexible
  • Attention to detail
  • Minimum 3-5 years’ experiences in a Conveyor Maintenance function within a fast paced environment.
  • Experience of fault finding, breakdown repairs, completion of Preventative Maintenance routines on Mechanical aspects of various manufacturing production equipment, Continuous Improvement activities.
  • Light Welding and Fabrication

Good academic qualifications (i.e. C&G or NVQ in a Mechanical Engineering discipline)
Apprentice trained & qualified
MEWP Licence would be beneficial but can be trained
Confined space trained would be beneficial but can be trained

Company & Employee Benefits:

• 25 Days Holiday
• Pension

Interviews for this role are to take place immediately, with an immediate start for the right calibre of candidate/s

If you have worked in a manufacturing / FMCG environment working with Conveyors, mechanical (gearbox, pneumatic, hydraulics) and sub contractors or similar then this could be an ideal role for you

This role is ideal for candidates residing in Doncaster, Scunthorpe, Retford, Gainsborough, Brigg, Newark, Lincoln, Grimsby, Cleethorpes, Immingham, Worksop, Market Rasen, Caistor & other areas close to these

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