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: Negotiable

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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