Engineer - Crumlin - Permanent

DS Smith
Newport (Casnewydd)
10 Jan 2018
09 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

The DS Smith site in Crumlin has an exciting opportunity for a Multi-Skilled Engineer with an Electrical background to join the team and implement strategic maintenance initiatives in order to support the running of the site. Being the sole engineer on site, you will be representing the engineering team to develop and implement best practices and increase plant and asset reliability. This role has fantastic working hours of Monday to Thursday 8 - 4.30pm, and Friday 8 - 2.30pm.

What a Engineer will be doing at DS Smith:

•Completing all reactive and proactive maintenance work, whilst making sure it is carried out to the highest possible standards across the whole of the site.
•Attend to breakdowns onsite ensuring that there is always a rapid response and that plant equipment and machinery breakdown time is minimised.
•Always endeavour to reduce downtime of site plant and machinery.
•Carry out repairs to plant and equipment during production, effectively and efficiently, either alone or as part of a team.
•Carry out PPM onsite whilst always ensuring that there is a pro-active approach to planned maintenance and a high PPM output.
•Deliver on plant uptime and maintenance KPI’s through planned, preventative & predictive maintenance.
•Deliver improvement work on machinery and site improvement work.
•Ensure Engineering time is managed effectively, OEE is improved and Engineering down-time is minimised.
•Ensure that all factory areas are kept up to agreed standards and promote best working practises within your team whilst making sure Health and Safety standards are met at all times.
•Adhere to technical policies procedures and Good Manufacturing Processes (GMP)

What we would like our candidate to have:

•Sound engineering experience working in a maintenance environment within a manufacturing setting
•Experienced in Planned Preventative Maintenance
•PLC electrical fault finding and problem solving skills
•Relevant electrical qualifications- 17th Edition and PLC training is highly desirable
•Experience of maintenance management systems preferably SAP
•Experience with autonomous maintenance practices and improvement initiatives

About DS Smith:DS Smith is a leading supplier of recycled packaging, both within the UK market and throughout Europe. A FTSE 250 listed business with a turnover in excess of £4 billion, the organisation employs over 26,000 people worldwide & is continuing to grow both organically & through acquisition

•25 days holiday plus Bank Holidays
•Competitive Pension and Life Insurance Package
•Annual cycle to work scheme
•Childcare vouchers

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