Mechanical Maintenance Engineer /Fitter

Travail Employment Group
11 Mar 2018
10 Apr 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Maintenance Engineer - Mechanical bias

Established FMCG company in the Ripon area are seeking a Maintenance Engineer with a Mechanical bias and a confident appreciation of electrical engineering to join their busy team. The role will be a mixture of PPM work as well as breakdowns working on a mixture of packing and production machinery

Your role as Maintenance Engineer will include:
undertaking day to day maintenance to ensure machinery is working at full capacity
Working on mixers, processors, fillers, cutters, weighing machines, labellers, metal detectors, and packaging machinery
Mechanical fitting, replacing of broken components, realignment of equipment
fault finding and repair of mechanical equipment, control panels, motors, and drives
working with automated equipment and using PLC's to identify faults
Working with production to undertake machinery improvements
Installation of new equipment and production lines where necessary
Assist in the implementation of new product ranges from and engineering / machinery perspective

As the Maintenance Engineer you will:
Ideally come from and FMCG or processing background although this is not essential
Have served an apprenticeship in mechanical and / or electrical engineering
have basic Electrical skills
Be familiar with working to PPM schedule
Have excellent fault-finding and repair skills
Have a good work ethic

The company offer 28 days holiday raising to 33 after 5 years service
company pension scheme
excellent working environment

There will be a requirements in their busy period for flexibility in hours which may mean working some 12 hour shifts, late and night shifts when required. The company will pay overtime and a shift allowance during this period which is usually during September to December.

Call Yasemin at Travail Employment Group for more details on (Apply online only)

Travail Employment Group Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy

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