Multi-skilled Maintenance Engineer

Melton Mowbray
16 May 2018
15 Jun 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Multi-skilled Shift Engineer job near Melton Mowbray 4 on/4 off Shifts. Salary negotiable based on experience.

Your new company
Established for over 100 years, this company is a prestigious employer and a well known UK brand. You will be joining an established, successful business that supplies its products nationwide as well as exporting to over 40 Countries across the Globe. They have expanded considerably in recent years with multi-million pound investments to increase capacity and provide state of the art facilities. This has made them one of the most profitable businesses within the Midlands. An opportunity has now arisen for a Shift Engineer to join the Engineering team.

Your new role
you will report into the Lead Engineer carrying out Maintenance and repair tasks in a timely and cost effective manner, whilst ensuring Production downtime is kept to a minimum.

Key responsibilities and accountabilities:

  • Carry out tasks in a safe, competent manner
  • Follow PPM schedules, ensuring PPM is conducted on a regular basis
  • Manage and deal with any unexpected breakdowns efficiently and effectively
  • Report all Maintenance issues back to the Lead Engineer
  • Ensure records are kept of Statutory Test Recording and Planned Maintenance requests
  • Ensure adherence to site safety regulations at all times
  • Ensure good repair/Manufacturing practices and procedures are followed
  • Ensure Maintenance Hand-Back sheets are completed after every job undertaken.

What you'll need to succeed
You will be an experienced Maintenance Engineer, time served with Electrical/Mechanical engineering qualifications. You are able to efficiently plan allocated work tasks and manage your own workload, prioritising effectively to ensure production continues to run smoothly. You have a working knowledge of Programmable Logic Controllers (PLCs) and you are self-motivated with excellent communication skills. Your knowledge of Hazard Analysis Critical Control Point (HACCP), Control of Substances Hazardous to Health (COSHH), Risk Assessments & Method Statements will also be essential for you to be successful.

What you'll get in return
You will be offered a competitive salary and a comprehensive benefits package. You will be joining a highly skilled Maintenance team of like-minded individuals where your experience will be welcomed and your skills will be further enhanced with continual training and development. There is a wealth of knowledge and expertise within the business and many employees have enjoyed long years of service. The company is very proud of their heritage and of their staff who make the organisation a great place to work. You can expect to work with staff that balance innovation with traditional values. They are always looking to improve their team and encourage fresh insight so if you've got the energy and drive to be part of this then this is the job for you.

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