Maintenance Engineer (Electrically biased)

Reed Engineering
18 Mar 2017
17 Apr 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
REED Engineering & Manufacturing are working with leading metals manufacturer with a global client base across a range of industries.

They are now looking for a Maintenance Engineer to join the Maintenance Team to support the ongoing maintenance operations within the business.

Job Description:

You will be responsible for the electrical maintenance of a variety of machinery and to support in an effective predictive and preventative maintenance system to prevent unscheduled downtime. You should be highly motivated, possess a high degree of flexibility and a ‘can do’ attitude to your work as well as being detail orientated and organised. You should be familiar and competent with Health and safety practices.

Maintenance of machinery
Willingness to contribute towards the creation and implementation of PPM schedules to ensure maximum availability
You will be required to understand complex electrical and mechanical systems, able to diagnose problems, and action repairs quickly and safely
Identify, set up and control spares
Utilising the company maintenance management system for generation of maintenance schedules, logging of work & closure of work orders

Person Specification:

A relevant qualification e.g. NVQ, ONC, HNC, HND, C&G or an appropriate apprenticeship.
Some mechanical experience/qualification or the willingness to undertake electrical cross skilling training.
Experience in manual as well as CNC machine maintenance.

Substantial experience within an a medium to heavy engineering environment
Ability to read and understand engineering drawings
A good understanding of mechanical and electrical systems

Ability to work within a team and share knowledge
Good communicator
Participate in improvement activities
Demonstrates a pro active and motivated attitude

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