Multi Skilled Maintenance Engineer

Reed Engineering
19 Mar 2017
18 Apr 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Multi Skilled Maintenance Engineer
£35,000 - £40,000

Reed’s Engineering team are currently recruiting on behalf of a Derbyshire based Engineering company, who are looking to add a Multi Skilled Maintenance Engineer to help support the Maintenance Team. This is a great opportunity for someone to join a well-established company that offers long term career development and progression.

Manufacturing products for the FMCG market, the Maintenance Team will be working on heavy manufacturing equipment and the role of the Multi Skilled Maintenance Engineer will include:

- Electrical and Mechanical Planned Preventative Maintenance and also Reactive Maintenance
- Contributing to Continuous Improvement projects, to optimise machine performance.
- Electrical and Mechanical modifications to machines, this could involve installations and fabrications.
- Sharing expertise amongst team to ensure everyone is learning from each other.
- Maintaining a parts inventory.
- Working alongside contractors, managing workloads and making sure handovers to next shift team are given.
- Routine inspections of machines.
- Ensuring H&S guidelines are following at all times.

To be successful in this role, we ask that you are a Multi Skilled Maintenance Engineer with an Electrical Bias. Therefore you should have a recognised Engineering qualification and also good knowledge of wiring regulations. In terms of Mechanical skills, these do not have to be extensive but again, good knowledge and practical experience is ideal.

Knowledge of H&S guidelines would also be beneficial and coming from a raw materials, food or packaging environment would be a good background to transition from because of the types of machines you will be performing Maintenance on.

Candidates should also have knowledge of PLC Fault Finding.

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