Maintenance Fitter

Recruiter
Kinetic
Location
Lancashire
Posted
11 Jan 2018
Closes
10 Feb 2018
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Maintenance Fitter Location: Skelmersdale Duration: Permanent Hours: 4on - 4off, Days Salary: £32K per annum Kinetic are currently recruiting for a Maintenance Fitter to join a well-established and large UK manufacturer based near Skelmersdale. The successful applicant will be a member of a multi-functional Engineering/TPM team aiming to achieve key targets within the departmental environment, thereby helping to deliver Cost, Quality and Efficiency benefits to the factory. THE ROLE The role of Maintenance Fitter will consist of the following tasks and duties: *Monitoring & supplying Engineering support of machine set-up & changeovers to ensure that the product conforms to any quality assurance standards and ensuring changeovers are as efficient as possible. *Daily liaison with the duty Production Manager/Engineering Manager to ensure that all production maintenance requirements are undertaken. *Promoting the development and implementation of the factory PPM system. *Designing, fabrication and machining of parts and structures to service the needs of the business. *Applying rigorous application of TPM Tools & Techniques to generate Continuous Improvement throughout all areas of the factory. *Applying the 5S principles to deliver world-class standards of housekeeping. *Constantly adapting to the continuous improvements that are made in the factory. THE CANDIDATE To be considered for the role of Maintenance Fitter you will need the following: Essential Qualifications & Experience: *Recognised Engineering Apprenticeship & Qualification. *Flexible & self-motivated working attitude. *Numerate & Literate. *Team working attitude. *Pneumatics, hydraulics and basic machinery and bench fitting. *High degree of Health & Safety awareness. *Ability to fault find, repair and provide solutions to problems. *Experience of working in a TPM or similar environment. *Experience of a modern automated manufacturing environment. *Basic Electrical skills/qualifications *Computer literate. TO APPLY If you feel the role of, Maintenance Fitter is well suited to you, please click on the APPLY button and forward your most up to date CV for consideration. Kinetic plc is a Recruitment Consultancy with over 30 years of experience of delivering staffing solutions to the engineering, manufacturing and technical industries. Kinetic plc treats all applications with a high degree of care, we review all submissions and will attempt to contact applicants who match the job profile. Those that do not meet the specification may not be contacted but their CV retained to be considered against future opportunities.