Maintenance Engineer

Recruiter
Omega Resource Group Limited
Location
Charlton Kings
Posted
11 Jan 2018
Closes
18 Feb 2018
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Job Title: Maintenance Engineer
Location: Stroud
Salary: £36,000-£40,000

We are currently recruiting for experienced Maintenance Engineers to join a leading global manufacturer which operates in the automotive industry.
This is an ideal opportunity for a self-motivated Maintenance Engineer to join a team responsible for carrying out electrical and mechanical breakdown repair coverage for all manufacturing plant, carrying out planned preventive maintenance (PPM) in line with pre-determined schedules and to assist with training operators and craftsmen (where necessary).

The role may also undertake more complex and detailed project work when machine rebuilds or refurbishments are required.

Positions are available on the following shift patterns:

*3 shift - rotating 22:00 - 06:00, 14:-22:00, 06:00-14:00, plus 8 maintenance days (these are dedicated Saturday working days).

*12 hour, 4-shift DuPont pattern.

Remuneration package includes: competitive salary, over-time, 20 days' annual leave (increasing to 25 days' holiday after 12 months service) in addition to bank holidays, excellent defined contribution pension scheme and Healthshield cashback scheme.

Main Responsibilities:
*Respond to machine breakdowns with a view to minimizing downtime and improving long term machine reliability
*Execution of the Lead/Senior Maintenance Engineer's plan to work preventatively in addition to reactively
-Use of appropriate root cause analysis tools & 5S
-To actively support a culture of Continuous Improvement, looking at ways to engineer out persistent problems
-Be cost conscious - achieving savings where possible
*Carry out routine Planned Preventative Maintenance
*Accurately record all maintenance tasks performed on an electronic reporting system
*You are expected to communicate and liaise with other departments and fellow maintenance engineers to ensure continuity of information between shifts
*You will liaise with machine tool suppliers/representatives for the purchase of machine tool spares + resolution of problems requiring 3rd party support
*You must be conversant with Electricity at Work Regulations, COSHH and Safety at Work Regulations

Qualifications and Experience:

Essential:
*To have a proven record of being pro-active, self-motivated and flexible when working in a pressurised environment
*Experience with High accuracy automated grinding, turning, milling CNC machines.
*Strong fault finding skills
*Ability to read Pneumatic, Electrical & Hydraulic Schematics
*Multi-skilled individual with practical experience in CNC / PLC fault finding and repair. Complete understanding and experience of mechanical and electrical disciplines. 40/60 split
*Siemens S7 PLC and CNC control experience
*Automation & Robotics experience
*Demonstrates strong interpersonal skills and the ability to communicate well at all levels
*Ability to work alone and as part of a team
*Conversant in standard MS office applications

Desirable:
*A minimum of 5 years' experience of working in a machine tool, assembly or test production environment
*Fanuc PLC & CNC control experience
*Allen-Bradley PLC
*Experience with conventional and ultrasonic wash processes
*To have served a recognised engineering apprenticeship
*HNC qualified, or equivalent experience.

Omega Resource Group Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.