Maintenance Engineer

Harvey Mcqueen
10 Jan 2018
09 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Harvey McQueen are pleased to announce an exciting new opportunity for an experienced Maintenance Engineer to join one of our clients, a world leading manufacturer based in the BL6 area of Bolton.

Job Purpose:

To maintain all manufacturing plant, equipment and facilities in good working order. Improve equipment reliability by increasing the mean time between failure (MTBF) while reducing the mean time to repair (MTTR).

Key Responsibilities & Tasks:

  • Carry out repairs to all types of plant and equipment in a safe, timely and professional manner.
  • Assist in the development of planned preventative maintenance schedules (PPM).
  • Carry out PPM schedules as necessary and planned work orders as required.
  • Report breakdown root cause, equipment faults and concerns to Maintenance Team Leader.
  • Plan / prioritise workload to support production and ensure efficient use of working time.
  • Fill in job tickets / CMMS on completion of work.
  • Manufacture spare parts as required (simple bracketry, gaskets, fittings etc…) using lathes, milling machines, welding equipment, etc.
  • Typical example of work would be to respond to maintenance request for equipment fault, diagnose fault repair and return equipment to operational service. All work to be carried out operating in a safe and efficient manner. (A process of dynamic risk assessment should be operated).
  • Identify spares requirements and control / log usage.
  • Assist with the moving, installation, repositioning of machines and equipment.
  • Qualifications & Experience:

  • Mechanical / Electrical based apprenticeship with City & Guilds or equivalent qualifications.
  • Experience working with both relay logic and PLC control systems.
  • The successful candidate must have the ability to work on their own and also be a fully integrated member of a team.
  • The post holder will undertake other duties as may be required to achieve the Company’s objectives, commensurate with the grading of the post.
  • Extensive experience as a qualified maintenance/service engineer operating in an industrial manufacturing environment.
  • Working Hours:

    Mon - Thur 07:30-16:30 with a 1 hour lunch break (On site non serviced canteen with free tea and coffee facilities. )

    Friday 07:30-12:30.

    -25 days holiday plus bank holidays


    -Bupa insurance option

    If this job sounds like the perfect role for you apply today, our client is looking to move fast on this vacancy.

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