Multi Skilled Maintenance Engineer

Minstrell Recruitment Ltd
10 Jan 2018
09 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Multi Skilled Maintenance Engineer

Circa £30-33K Plus overtime

Hove, Sussex

I am currently looking to recruit a Multi Skilled Mechanically Biased Engineer to join my client based in Brighton, Sussex

Multi Skilled Mechanically Biased Engineer

This is a Monday to Friday 6am – 2pm 2pm – 10pm

Purpose of the Role

Your main focus will be to carry out planned preventative, reactive & breakdown maintenance of all packaging machinery and plant equipment on site. In accordance with standard operating procedures and maintaining site equipment to cGMP requirements at all times and working closely with Packaging Supervisors, Setters and other Maintenance Engineers the role also includes:

Undertaking emergency breakdown repairs in a timely and efficient way on all production equipment

Assisting the engineering department in achieving its budgetary and equipment availability targets through the efficient management of spares.

Identifying and contributing to the completion of continuous improvement projects

Supporting the acceptance and commissioning of new machinery and plant installations

Carrying out minor repairs and improvements to the fabric of the site

Identifying potential health, safety and environmental hazards/risks to the line management/responsible person upon discovery and where required taking appropriate action.

Working on a rotating day/afternoon shift pattern basis from Monday to Friday.

About you

To be considered for this position the following qualifications, knowledge, skills and experience are required:

·HNC/ONC/City & Guilds/NVQ4 or time served apprenticeship

·Extensive experience of maintaining and improving pharmaceutical packaging equipment such as blister packers, cartoners, shrink/band wrappers, tablet counters and check-weighers

·Previous engineering maintenance experience within a highly regulated and/or high quality packaging environment gained within Pharmaceuticals or related industry (Nutraceutical, cosmetics or food). A GMP environment is preferred but not essential

·Trouble shooting / fault finding and maintenance experience on hydraulic and pneumatic systems and maintenance experience on mechanical and electrical equipment

·Fault finding and repair of mechanical, pneumatic and hydraulic systems and machinery electrical control systems.

·Ability to manage and prioritise your own workload

·Demonstrate a commitment to quality

·Have flexible attitude to work with excellent attention to detail

·Ability to follow complex work instructions and document completed work accurately

·Computer literate

Application Process

If you have the above skills and wish to be considered for this position or find out more details then please submit your CV

We will endeavour to contact all applicants however if you do not hear from me within two weeks then unfortunately you have been unsuccessful

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