Multi Skilled Maintenance Engineer

Reed Engineering
02 Feb 2017
02 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
REED Engineering are currently looking to assist a client based in Tilbury who are looking for a maintenance engineer to become a part of their expanding team of skilled engineers.  If you have the experience of maintaining machinery on a multi skilled electrical / mechanical basis then we would be keen to speak to you. 

Main Duties:

To effectively maintain and repair all areas of the site and plant, keeping downtime to a minimum. To asses the condition of all areas of plant and equipment and prioritise workload according to business needs. To provide out of hours breakdown cover on an agreed rota.

• Carry out plant Planned Preventative Maintenance as per the schedules and respond accordingly to all issues.

• On a daily basis carry out a walking visual inspection of all areas of plant and equipment and react accordingly to any issues found.

• Prioritise work requirements on a daily basis taking into account information from daily plant inspections/issues, PPMs, job requests, production diary entries, daily downtime log or any less formal means of reporting.

• Complete all job request sheets as required and fill in the Engineering Diary on a daily basis.

• Monitor all aspects of Health and Safety making sure all new tasks are sufficiently risk assessed and any issues or violations witnessed or perceived are reported immediately.

• Assist in the training of other staff as required.

• Play a leading role in the continuous improvement for all areas of plant and equipment.

• Play a leading role in maintaining high levels of housekeeping standards at all times.

• Carry out basis electrical work as required within skill capabilities.

• On a daily basis check around the infeed weigher making sure it is clean, the belt is tracked correctly and there is nothing untoward that can affect the weighing accuracy.

• Assist with any plant breakdowns or engineering tasks as required within your capabilities.

• Communicate effectively with fellow team members to ensure work is being carried out efficiently and in a timely manner.


Location: Tilbury
Salary: up to £40,000 dependant on experience
Hours: Monday to Friday 7:00am to 4:00pm with overtime available paid at time and a half plus double time on a Sunday where necessary
Holiday: 33 Days Including Bank Holidays

If you feel you have the suitable criteria and experience to carry out the role and would like to be considered for the position please apply and a REED Engineering consultant will contact you to discuss the role and your work history.

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