Maintenance Engineer

Elevate Recruitment
£30k - 35k per year
14 Apr 2017
14 May 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

An exciting opportunity has become available for a Multi-skilled Maintenance Engineer to join our client, a family run company that has grown to become one of the best meat suppliers in the UK.

You’ll undertake Planned Preventative Maintenance and look for opportunities to find long-term solutions, not just make a quick fix. You don’t have to be a PLC programmer but you’ll have previous experience fault finding. As well as technical ability, we're looking for a thorough individual who thinks outside of the box.

Salary: £30000 - £35,000

Hours of work: Mon-Fri

Skills / Responsibilities:

- Carrying out Reactive maintenance work and responding to equipment faults

- A solid background in carrying out Preventative Maintenance

- Arranging upgrades to equipment/machinery and training the staff appropriately

- Management of external contractors in line with company processes

- Identifying energy efficient solutions and provide recommendations

- Installation and commissioning experience would be advantageous

Personal Attributes:

- A strong Mechanical Engineering background

- Basic Electrical knowledge

- NVQ L3 / HND / Mechanical apprenticeship is essential

- Experience with refrigeration, hydraulics, pneumatics would be an advantage

- A calm and logical approach under pressure

- Personable and the ability to communicate to internally and to contractors