Multi Skilled Engineer

Recruiter
Qualtech
Location
Keighley
Salary
From £13 to £13 per hour
Posted
21 Apr 2017
Closes
21 May 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Qualtech Resourcing is working with a large successful manufacturing business who are a market leader in their chosen field producing innovative quality products for customers all over Europe.

With strong growth forecast for the next few years they are currently recruiting personnel in key areas to help drive this growth and are currently looking for a Multi Skilled Engineer to join their team.

Job purpose

•Working within a very busy Maintenance and Engineering department liaising with other Maintenance engineer’s, Production operatives, Production engineers and Management to maximise productivity and minimise downtime to plant and machinery.

•Working on maintenance shutdowns carrying out planned preventive maintenance schedules and other planned installations and improvements.

•Carrying out continuous improvement activities that contribute to gains in Safety, Quality and Productivity across the manufacturing process.

•Repairs to electrical and mechanical systems, apparatus, and electrical and electronic components of industrial machinery and equipment.

•Mechanical and Electrical Installation of machines and equipment, such as Presses, robots, conveyors, PLC’s and bespoke machinery.

•Proven competence following electrical code, manuals, schematic diagrams, blueprints, and other specifications, using hand-tools, power tools, and electrical and electronic test equipment:

Person Profile

•Minimum of five years’ work experience

•Minimum Apprentice time served qualification

•Candidate must possess an electrical qualification and be time served and trained up to the minimum of 17th Edition Wiring Regulations

•Ideally have a working knowledge of PLC controls and able to diagnose faults in electronic systems with use of available software.

•A working knowledge of Power presses would be advantageous

•IT literate

•Well presented with a positive, proactive and professional approach

•Sense of responsibility and integrity

This role offers a very competitive 22 days’ holiday plus 8 statutory holidays per annum based on a 37.5-hour week. The company works on a double day shift of 6am -2pm and 2pm – 10pm, with early finishes on Friday’s.